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MARC ON MERCER: SO SLEEK

Byline: Sharon Edelson

NEW YORK -- Less than a month after opening the first Marc Jacobs boutique at 163 Mercer Street in SoHo, Jacobs's partner, Robert Duffy, is talking about...

– September 2, 1997

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MOSSIMO SAYS IT IS LOOKING FOR A PRESIDENT

Byline: Anne D'Innocenzio

NEW YORK -- Mossimo Giannulli, chairman and chief executive officer of Mossimo Inc., said Friday he "needs operational help and experience,"...

– September 2, 1997

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LORE LEAVING AS HEAD OF GIORGIO BEVERLY HILLS

NEW YORK -- After nearly seven years at the helm of Giorgio Beverly Hills, Linda M. LoRe is calling it quits.
She will step down as president and chief executive...

– September 2, 1997

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DOLCE AND GABBANA: TWO BY TWO

Byline: Sharon Edelson

NEW YORK -- Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana have executed a fashion double play.
The Italian duo, known for turning average women into screen sirens...

– September 2, 1997

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MCFADDEN, KORS END PACTS WITH BOUTIQUE INDUSTRIES

Byline: Karyn Monget

NEW YORK -- The intimate apparel licensing agreements at Boutique Industries with Mary McFadden and Michael Kors have ended, according to...

– September 2, 1997

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L'OREAL'S FIRST-HALF PROFITS SHOW GAIN OF 15.5 PERCENT

PARIS -- French cosmetics giant L'Oreal reported Monday that 1997 consolidated first-half profits rose 15.5 percent to $589.2 million (3.56 billion francs) at...

– September 2, 1997

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MARKET BASKET

DANES DRAFTS STEPHEN: Looking to expand its designer ready-to-wear business, Robert Danes has named Laura Stephen to the new position of director of wholesale and retail development.
Stephen most...

– September 2, 1997

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QUESTIONS OF INFLUENCE ON U.S.-CHINA PACT REVIVED

Byline: Jim Ostroff

WASHINGTON -- Debate over the new U.S.-China textile pact has flared anew, with allegations the accord was skewed in China's favor by a...

– September 2, 1997

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DIANA, FASHION STAR

Byline: James Fallon

LONDON -- The death of Princess Diana has extinguished one of fashion's brightest lights.
With beauty, status and wealth, Diana had all the ingredients to become a...

– September 2, 1997

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AN EMPATHETIC VIEW

Byline: Samantha Conti

MONTE CARLO, Monaco -- Prince Albert, another royal whose life has been torn by tragedy, told WWD Monday that he has an intimate sense of what lies ahead for Princess...

– September 2, 1997

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HAMBRECHT & QUIST GIVES LAUREN STOCK A 'BUY' RATING

NEW YORK -- Polo Ralph Lauren has won a second "buy" rating from an investment firm that wasn't an underwriter of its initial public offering in June, Hambrecht &...

– September 2, 1997

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BOB MARKIE
READY FOR HIS CLOSE-UP

Byline: Eric Wilson

NEW YORK -- The glitter is glimmering, the rhinestones are studded and the beads are all sewn up.
Mackie's back in town.
Much like an aging screen...

– September 2, 1997

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