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MILLS PLANS TO EXPORT MALLS

Byline: Sharon Edelson

NEW YORK -- Through a new joint venture, The Mills Corp., a super-regional mall operator, and Tishman Speyer, a real estate developer, plan to export the...

– June 25, 1997

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SMALL STORES DISCOVER NICHE MARKETING CAN BE GATEWAY TO SURVIVAL

Byline: Janet Ozzard / With contributions from Anne D'Innocenzio / Georgia Lee, Atlanta / Rusty Williamson, Dallas / Teena Hammond, Los...

– June 25, 1997

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LANE BRYANT'S NEW ATTITUDE

Byline: Anne D'Innocenzio

NEW YORK -- Only two years ago, Lane Bryant, the 806-store specialty chain for plus-size women, was marketing plain basics such as leggings, tunics and...

– June 25, 1997

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CONSULTANT: NO SYSTEMATIC ABUSE AT 12 NIKE OVERSEAS CONTRACTORS

Byline: Joanna Ramey / With contributions from Anita Finkelstein, Atlanta

WASHINGTON -- Civil rights leader and former U.N. Ambassador Andrew...

– June 25, 1997

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COUNTER PUNCH

BENDEL'S BUYER: Stacy Kaye was named ready-to-wear buyer for Henri Bendel, succeeding Amy Terrien, who left the company to pursue other opportunities in the fashion industry.
Kaye, was a buyer of...

– June 25, 1997

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ARMANI
IN THE LONG RUN

NEW YORK -- Giorgio Armani's certainly no slave to trends. Instead, he designs for the long run. And he moves through transitional seasons almost seamlessly. For pre-spring, for example,...

– June 25, 1997

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KMART: BETTER FORECASTING

Byline: Kim Ann Zimmermann

TROY, Mich. -- Kmart Corp. plans to expand its comprehensive category management system to include data for forecasting trends in apparel sales.
"We are...

– June 25, 1997

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INDUSTRY STOCKS UP A BIT

NEW YORK -- The stock market rebounded Tuesday, recovering more than three-quarters of Monday's 193-point decline in the Dow Jones Industrials.
Some retail and apparel stocks participated...

– June 25, 1997

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GOLDEN RULES

New York -- Gold is sweeping into town, with many of the European designers showing their early spring collections here. And as the dust settles, the looks that stand out range from airy metallic dresses...

– June 25, 1997

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WAYNE ROGERS SETS AD CAMPAIGN FOR ITS PATENTED STRETCH SILK FABRIC

Byline: Anne D'Innocenzio

NEW YORK -- Wayne Rogers, a better sportswear firm that's expanding into contemporary for fall, is aggressively...

– June 25, 1997

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ETHNIC MARKET HEATING UP FOR MODERATE FIRMS
MAKERS ARE DISCOVERING BIG POTENTIAL IN A GROWING POPULATION.

Byline: Anne D'Innocenzio

NEW YORK -- Given its enviable demographics, the ethnic market is emerging...

– June 25, 1997

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HARTMARX FIRST-HALF VOLUME FOR WOMEN'S CAREER UP 54%

CHICAGO -- Hartmarx Corp. reported solid first-half sales gains in its women's career wear lines.
For the six months ended May 31, volume in the firm's women's...

– June 25, 1997

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