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JEAN KLEE JOINS CALVIN KLEIN ASIA

NEW YORK -- Jean Klee has been appointed managing director of Calvin Klein Asia, a new post.
Klee, 51, will report to Gabriella Forte, president and chief operating officer of...

– July 10, 1997

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WHAT'S SELLING
RETAILERS FROM DEPARTMENT, DISCOUNT AND SPECIALTY STORES AND CATALOGS REPORT ON THE HOT NUMBERS FOR THIS SUMMER'S SWIMSUIT SEASON.

Byline: Jennifer Owens, Washington / Teena Hammond, Los...

– July 10, 1997

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DONALD DEAL, BILL & JOHN INK PACT FOR FUR LICENSE

Byline: Eric Wilson

NEW YORK -- Ready-to-wear designer Donald Deal signed a three-year licensing agreement with Bill & John Furs here late Tuesday to create a...

– July 10, 1997

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BRANDS FORTIFY WITH NEWNESS FOR FALL

Byline: Janet Ozzard

NEW YORK -- The jeanswear market is a bit nervous as it heads into the crucial last half, burdened by the knowledge that basic five-pocket jeans...

– July 10, 1997

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THE NEW REPUBLIC

Byline: K.R.

NEW YORK -- Republic has gone retail.
The trendy noodlery at 37 Union Square West, which opened an uptown branch at 2290 Broadway last December, combines noodle shop, garden...

– July 10, 1997

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LUXE BE A LADY

Leave all the hype and hoopla to the young upstarts. On Wednesday, Yves Saint Laurent and Oscar de la Renta at Balmain delivered couture collections filled with chic, rich -- and approachable -- ...

– July 10, 1997

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TEAM SPORTS: MOVING UP

NEW YORK -- Strengthened by more female teenage participants, soccer, softball and basketball ranked first through third, respectively, last year as the team sports with the greatest overall...

– July 10, 1997

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THREE NEW TOP EXECUTIVES ARE APPOINTED AT VALUE CITY

Byline: Valerie Seckler

NEW YORK -- Value City Department Stores replaced its top three executives Wednesday, reflecting the off-pricer's reversal of...

– July 10, 1997

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WALKING AWAY FROM 'EASY STREET'
CHOOSING TO STAY INDEPENDENT WAS THE RIGHT MOVE FOR MALIA MILLS SWIMWEAR.

Byline: Anne D'Innocenzio

NEW YORK -- In early February, Malia Mills and her partner, Julia Stern,...

– July 10, 1997

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TALBOTS' STOCK DROPS AFTER LOSS FORECAST

NEW YORK -- Talbots Inc.'s stock plummeted 5 15/16, or 20 percent, on Wednesday after the firm forecast a second-quarter loss of $9 million to $12 million, as it grapples with...

– July 10, 1997

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HEICO ACQUISITIONS SAID TO BID FOR BARNEYS NY

NEW YORK -- Barneys' mystery bidder from the Midwest is Heico Acquisitions, a Chicago-based firm run by Michael Heisley, according to reports that surfaced late...

– July 10, 1997

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IN THE SUBURBAN SWIM
A SWIMWEAR FIRM PROVES IT DOESN'T NEED THE BEACHES OF MALIBU OR MIAMI TO BUILD A BUSTLING BUSINESS.

Byline: Kristi Ellis

LOS ANGELES -- Fairfax, Va., in the suburban countryside about...

– July 10, 1997

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