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Byline: Aileen Mehle

Three years ago, when she was only 12, Kirsten Dunst, now in "Wag the Dog" with such old hands as Dustin Hoffman and Robert De Niro, had to kiss Brad Pitt in "Interview With the...

– December 12, 1997

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TOP NOTES

L'OREAL'S NUMBER TWO: Pascal Castres Saint Martin has been named group executive vice president of L'Oreal, second in the chain of command after chairman and chief executive officer Lindsay Owen-Jones. He...

– December 12, 1997

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AVON TAPS PERRIN, JUNG TO START TAKING REINS AS PRESTON PLANS EXIT

Byline: Pete Born / With contributions from Diane Picard

NEW YORK -- In its second major move this year, Avon Products Inc. has crafted a top...

– December 12, 1997

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PROFITS, SALES CLIMB IN 1ST HALF AT NICHOLS

Byline: James Fallon

LONDON -- With help from a second store, Harvey Nichols PLC reported Thursday a 15.8 percent increase in after-tax profit and a 23.9 percent...

– December 12, 1997

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KACE JOINS JOE BOXER, NAMED CEO

SAN FRANCISCO -- Martin Kace has been named chief executive officer of Joe Boxer Corp. Kace, a director of Joe Boxer since 1990, succeeds Nicholas Graham, who continues as...

– December 12, 1997

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SOME INDUSTRY STOCKS SLUMP

NEW YORK -- Several retailers and some manufacturers took hits Thursday as the Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 129.80 points, or 1.63 percent.
Retail decliners included Carson Pirie...

– December 12, 1997

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MCEVOY PLAYS THE NUMBERS

Byline: James Fallon

LONDON -- First, makeup artists created their own color collections and proceeded to change the prestige marketplace, grabbing share from the main players.
Now...

– December 12, 1997

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INTERFACE'S ETHNIC EDGE

Byline: Faye Brookman

LONG ISLAND CITY, N.Y. -- A fledgling company called Interface is attempting to take advantage of what it sees as a void in the prestige market: products created...

– December 12, 1997

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COURTAULDS REALIGNS TENCEL

Byline: S. Gray Maycumber

NEW YORK -- Courtaulds Fibers has reorganized its Tencel operations from a regional to a product-oriented business, with separate business...

– December 12, 1997

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BAZAAR JOINS TV BRIGADE

Byline: Lisa Lockwood

NEW YORK -- If you can't beat 'em, join 'em.
Taking a page straight out of Vogue, Harper's Bazaar will begin a new $1 million TV and on-line ad campaign,...

– December 12, 1997

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CHANTAL'S COMEBACK BID

Byline: Chantal Tode

NEW YORK -- Chantal Skin Care wants to be more accessible -- literally.
Since its introduction in 1995, Chantal Ethocyn Skin Treatment products have been out of...

– December 12, 1997

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COTY TO SPICE UP JOVAN WITH GINSENG

Byline: Faye Brookman

NEW YORK -- Coty is taking another step in its strategy of launching offshoot fragrances from its core brands.
The company's Quintessence division...

– December 12, 1997

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