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MISTY HARBOR IN DEAL WITH KIMBERLY, ITS SIXTH LICENSEE IN SIX MONTHS

Byline: Eric Wilson

NEW YORK -- Misty Harbor Properties has signed license deals in six categories over the past six months, building a...

– August 25, 1997

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DESIGNER/BRIDGE: THE CHANGING CHANNELS

Byline: Janet Ozzard

NEW YORK -- With retail space in major department and specialty stores tightening up each year, vendors are looking increasingly to smaller merchants...

– August 25, 1997

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BUYERS HUNT FOR DIRECTION

Byline: Valerie Seckler / Sharon Edelson

NEW YORK -- Buyers are headed into spring with their eyes on versatility and diversity at the massive women's WWDMagic show, which starts...

– August 25, 1997

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LIMITED BLASTS ATMI'S TRANSSHIPMENT SUIT

Byline: Jennifer Owens

WASHINGTON -- The Limited struck back at the American Textile Manufacturers Institute's transshipping lawsuit Friday, claiming the industry...

– August 25, 1997

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BRADLEES' OPERATING LOSS SLASHED IN SECOND QUARTER

NEW YORK -- Cost-cutting and fewer markdowns helped Bradlees Inc. grind down its second-quarter operating loss to $2 million from $28.9 million a year...

– August 25, 1997

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IT'S SHOW TIME

Some of the most spectacular shows in the world are in Las Vegas. Below is a listing of just a few of the shows that will be in town during WWDMagic.
Cirque du Soleil's production, "Mystere," is an...

– August 25, 1997

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MICHAEL CLINTON EXITS CONDE NAST

NEW YORK -- Michael Clinton, executive vice president of Conde Nast Publications, has left the company.
A spokeswoman for the company said there are no plans to replace Clinton. He...

– August 25, 1997

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FINDINGS

A BETTER FIT: London-based designer Patrick Cox finally has a proper U.S. headquarters from which to sell his growing apparel, accessories and footwear collections. Until recently, the company's operations had...

– August 25, 1997

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COOL POOLS

After a long day on the trade show floor and the suffocating heat of Las Vegas bearing down outside, take a dip in a pool.
Two of the most popular pools on the Strip are at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino...

– August 25, 1997

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MODERATE: BATTLING BACK WITH NOVELTY

Byline: Anne D'Innocenzio

NEW YORK -- It's a difficult time for the moderate market, which has been plagued by pricing pressures and ever-shrinking margins.
But apparel...

– August 25, 1997

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TARRANT AGREES TO BUY BUM FOR $28.8M

LOS ANGELES -- Tarrant Apparel Group Inc., the large private label denim firm, has agreed to acquire BUM International Inc. for $23.8 million.
The acquisition, consisting...

– August 25, 1997

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ONEITA IN DEFAULT ON $71M IN LOANS

CHARLESTON, S.C. -- Oneita Industries Inc. has defaulted on $71 million in loans.
The T-shirt and fleecewear maker disclosed the default in reporting that its loss in the third...

– August 25, 1997

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