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RUSSIA'S FASHION ERA DAWNS
MOSCOW CONSUMERS CAN'T GET ENOUGH TRENDY WESTERN APPAREL, AND SMART FASHION EXECUTIVES ARE JUMPING IN TO PROVIDE IT.

Byline: Natasha Singer

MOSCOW -- The emerging Russian middle...

– October 30, 1997

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FLYING COACH

Coach wanted to give its most valuable players a pat on the back, so the luxe leather goods house took over SoHo's tony Danziger Gallery for a little downtown do. At the center of it all was fashion photog...

– October 30, 1997

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CORRECTION

An incorrect resource was cited for the two-piece swimsuit shown second from the left in the row of photos at the bottom of page 12, Oct. 23. The suit is by Anise.

– October 30, 1997

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DUPONT SETS HOLLIDAY TO HEAD MANAGEMENT

Byline: Stuart Chirls

NEW YORK -- DuPont's chairman and its chief executive officer are stepping down, in a reshuffling that will position a new management team under...

– October 30, 1997

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NEW LINES ENTER THE COMPETITION

Byline: Rosemarie Feitelberg

NEW YORK -- Two new players in the activewear market -- XOXO Sport and Pay Attention -- will be competing, but on different fields.
XOXO...

– October 30, 1997

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HAS EXPANSION BOOM FINALLY BROUGHT RETAIL TO SATURATION POINT?

Byline: Dick Silverman

NEW YORK -- What happens when sales per square foot tumble, yet retail square footage skyrockets?
Analysts and observers...

– October 30, 1997

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HEAVY TRADING, BUT WALL ST. LOOKS MORE NORMAL

NEW YORK -- With retail stocks strong and apparel stocks turning in a mixed performance, the U.S. market settled into a near-normal pattern Wednesday after Monday's slump...

– October 30, 1997

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DIOR COUTURE REPORTS SALES GAIN 8.2% IN NINE MONTHS

PARIS -- Christian Dior Couture posted a sales increase of 8.2 percent to $167.9 million (979 million francs) at current exchange for the first nine months of the...

– October 30, 1997

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ROYALTY INCOME IS KEY IN HILFIGER EARNINGS JUMP

NEW YORK -- With a strong contribution from the licensed women's sportswear line, royalty income at Tommy Hilfiger Corp. soared 136 percent to $16.4 million in the...

– October 30, 1997

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EYE SCOOP

He's one of the most talked-about figures in the world of fashion, and now Bernard Arnault is going to be the subject of a biography.
French writer Marie-France Pochna has recently begun researching the...

– October 30, 1997

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WENDY BUILDS A SHOW

Byline: Karen Parr

NEW YORK -- Wendy Mullin's latest show for her streetwear line, Built By Wendy, was a do-it-yourself affair.
It drew about 150 people to the Westbeth Theater here --...

– October 30, 1997

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ESPRIT GETS MOONSTONE

Byline: Karen Parr

NEW YORK -- Esprit de Corp has purchased the brand and selected assets of Moonstone Mountaineering, a manufacturer and distributor of technical outerwear and sleeping...

– October 30, 1997

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