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RETAILERS GAIN WITH DJIA RISE

NEW YORK -- Continuing its sharp comeback from last week's free-fall, the Dow Jones Industrials Average rose 103.1 points to 8,021.2 Wednesday, the third day of 100-plus...

– August 21, 1997

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STEPHEN RUZOW INTERESTED IN ACQUIRING FASHION FIRM

Byline: Lisa Lockwood

NEW YORK -- Stephen L. Ruzow, who resigned July 31 as president and chief operating officer of Donna Karan International, is looking to...

– August 21, 1997

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HARKHAM: BUFFING THE BRANDS

Byline: Kristi Ellis

LOS ANGELES -- Harkham Industries is back on the brand wagon.
After an unhappy venture into private label, Harkham has invested more than $5 million in an ad...

– August 21, 1997

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TALBOTS, GANTOS EARNINGS DOWN IN SECOND QUARTER

NEW YORK -- Talbots Inc. and Gantos Inc., both victims of weak sales and deteriorating margins, reported disappointing second-quarter earnings.
Talbots posted a...

– August 21, 1997

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GOLDSCHMIED'S NEW GIGS

Byline: Janet Ozzard

NEW YORK -- Adriano Goldschmied has been in on some of denim's most creative projects.
The Italian designer was part of the teams that started such well-known...

– August 21, 1997

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NEW SPORTS SET '96 PACE IN LICENSED ACTIVEWEAR

Byline: Rosemary Feitelberg

NEW YORK -- Licensed activewear made big strides in sports such as golf, soccer and skiing last year.
Sales of activewear carrying...

– August 21, 1997

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RETAILERS BUOYED BY NEW LOOKS FOR CRUISE

Byline: Anne D'Innocenzio

NEW YORK -- After last year's too-safe swimwear fashions proved to be a yawn to many retailers, the swimwear market is stepping out for...

– August 21, 1997

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GUESS CFO RESIGNS

NEW YORK -- Guess Inc.'s chief financial officer, Roger A. Williams, resigned his post Wednesday morning.
Williams had been at Guess for four years. He could not be reached for comment.
Before...

– August 21, 1997

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JEEPERS CREEPERS

It was a night of bugs gone bad at the New York premiere of the sci-fi thriller "Mimic," starring Mira Sorvino.
After the screening, Sorvino talked about the change from her last role -- a bimbo...

– August 21, 1997

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MODA PRIMA GETS GOLD'S GYM LINE

Byline: Rosemary Feitelberg

NEW YORK -- Moda Prima, a San Diego activewear maker, is producing and marketing a line of performance activewear carrying the Gold's Gym label under...

– August 21, 1997

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IN BRIEF

NEW YORK -- Whether they call the season resort, cruise or early spring, designers are choosing the short way there. That means everything from dresses that hover around the knee to tiny miniskirts and...

– August 20, 1997

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KOHL'S NET LEAPS 40.5% IN QUARTER

NEW YORK -- Kohl's Corp. said Tuesday that second-quarter earnings surged 40.5 percent to $20.8 million, or 28 cents a share, beating Wall Street estimates of 26 cents.
Last year,...

– August 20, 1997

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