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KATHARINE WHALEN
COMING FULL CIRCLE

Byline: Karen Parr

NEW YORK -- "I was a punk rocker when I was 16 or 17," drawls Katharine Whalen, the sultry Southern banjo player and one of the singers for the band...

– September 4, 1997

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LABOR SECRETARY ALEXIS HERMAN
A NEW ANTI-SWEATSHOP STRATEGY

Byline: Joanna Ramey

WASHINGTON -- Labor Secretary Alexis Herman has tamed the agency's anti-sweatshop publicity dogs.
It's a decided...

– September 4, 1997

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PRICE LEAVING VOGUE FOR POST AT POLO RALPH LAUREN CORP.

NEW YORK -- Candy Pratts Price, fashion director of accessories and shoes at Vogue, is leaving the magazine to join Polo Ralph Lauren Corp. as vice president...

– September 4, 1997

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SEARS, KOHL'S SEE HOME SPARKING GROWTH FOR FALL

Byline: Valerie Seckler

NEW YORK -- Though still heavily apparel-driven, Sears, Roebuck & Co. and Kohl's Corp. have new designs on the home market to propel...

– September 4, 1997

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MOST AUG. STORE SALES GOOD, BUT UPS STRIKE HURT SOME

COLUMBUS -- In another sign that retailers generally did well in August, Intimate Brands Inc. said Wednesday that same-store sales last month gained 7 percent,...

– September 4, 1997

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ANDY RUBIN NAMED TO SUCCEED STEPHEN RUBIN AS PENTLAND CHIEF

Byline: James Fallon

LONDON -- Pentland Group PLC, which owns Ellesse and the rights to the Speedo brand worldwide, said Wednesday that Andy Rubin...

– September 4, 1997

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MORE SKATERS LINE UP

NEW YORK -- In-line skating is still on a roll.
The sport has seen substantial gains since its inception in 1990, according to a 1996 study released by American Sports Data, a Hartsdale, N.Y.,...

– September 4, 1997

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NORTON MCNAUGHTON'S NEW KNITWEAR LAUNCH

NEW YORK -- Norton McNaughton, a major player in moderate sportswear, is testing a better knitwear line called Victoria D'Angelo.
The line, shipped to stores in June, is...

– September 3, 1997

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TAKING THE EDGE OFF: BRIDGE BATTLES BACK AFTER A SORRY SPRING

Byline: Janet Ozzard

NEW YORK -- Last spring, faced with a selection of less-than-appetizing trendy looks and high tech fabrics plus a span of...

– September 3, 1997

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WWDMAGIC
A YOUTH MOVEMENT

Byline: Anne D'Innocenzio / Kristi Ellis

LAS VEGAS -- Flare-leg jeans, Adidas-inspired striped pants and short, side-slit skirts were the hottest items at last week's WWDMagic,...

– September 3, 1997

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ANITA J. CERUTTI

NEW YORK -- Services for Anita J. Cerutti, a founder and president of the former Cerutti Children's Shop here, will be held at 11 a.m. today at Our Lady of Peace, 237 East 62nd Street.
A spokesman...

– September 3, 1997

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REEBOK'S SWEEPING GLOBAL SYSTEM

Byline: Kim Ann Zimmermann

ORLANDO, Fla. -- Reebok International Ltd. will have an enterprise-wide retail system that integrates financial data and supply chain management...

– September 3, 1997

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