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EYE SCOOP

In Salzburg, the hills are alive with more than the sound of music. Cross-dressing sparked one evening this season, at a dinner held at the venerable, and generally staid, Goldener Hirsch Hotel. When Arabelle...

– September 5, 1997

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NORTON MCNAUGHTON AGREES TO BUY MISS ERIKA FOR $24 MILLION IN CASH

Byline: Catherine Curan

NEW YORK -- Norton McNaughton Inc. has agreed to purchase Miss Erika, a $90 million-a-year manufacturer of moderate...

– September 5, 1997

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FINLAY TO BUY ZALE'S LEASED JEWELRY DEPARTMENTS

DALLAS -- Zale Corp. has reached an agreement to sell its leased jewelry department operations to Finlay Enterprises for about $65 million.
Zale said the leased...

– September 5, 1997

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MARZOTTO NAMES NORSA DIRECTOR OF CLOTHING UNIT

MILAN -- Michele Norsa has been named general director of the clothing division of Marzotto.
Norsa, 49, comes from Benetton Sportsystem, where he was managing...

– September 5, 1997

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HEALTHY BALANCE MEANS OPTIMISM FOR MIDWEST

Byline: Elaine Glusac

CHICAGO -- Fragrances are a hot spot in the beauty category, according to Midwest retailers. With a balance of heavier classics and new light...

– September 5, 1997

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SOUTHEAST STORES IN HIGH SPIRITS AS THEY AWAIT FALL LAUNCH CROP

Byline: Georgia Lee

ATLANTA -- Newness is driving business for Southeast retailers, who plan strong launches for the fall, based on the success...

– September 5, 1997

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SOME OF FASHION'S MAJOR FIGURES TO ATTEND PRINCESS DIANA'S FUNERAL

LONDON -- Some of fashion's biggest names will be among the 2,000 guests at the funeral of Diana, Princess of Wales, on Saturday.
Guests will also...

– September 5, 1997

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MEMO PAD

DEMI COCO: From G.I. Jane to haute couture Coco. Publishers Weekly reports that Demi Moore has bought the movie rights to "Chanel: A Woman of her Own," by Axel Madsen, which was published in 1990.

STATE...

– September 5, 1997

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COURT ORDERS LVMH, RLJ TO ARBITRATE TOWER DISPUTE

Byline: Vicki M. Young

NEW YORK -- A bitter legal dispute between partners in the construction of an LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton tower that would include...

– September 5, 1997

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LUCKY BRAND PLOTS SCENT DUO

Byline: Alev Aktar

NEW YORK -- Lucky Brand Dungarees, the Los Angeles-based denim line, is the latest in a long line of American and European jeans manufacturers to introduce...

– September 5, 1997

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LALIQUE READIES FIRST MEN'S SCENT

Byline: Soren Larson

NEW YORK -- With its first men's fragrance, Lalique hopes that an homage to products it created in the Roaring Twenties will have a resonance with today's...

– September 5, 1997

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