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NO-SALES-TAX BUDGET OFFERED BY NYC MAYOR

Byline: Eric Wilson

NEW YORK -- Mayor Rudolph W. Giuliani presented Thursday a summary of his executive budget that, as promised, would eliminate New York City's 4...

– May 9, 1997

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CHANEL SETS SIGHTS ON TREATMENT

Byline: Jenny B. Fine

NEW YORK -- Last year, Chanel shot up the fragrance charts with the blockbuster launch of Allure. This year, the company hopes Source Extreme, its newest...

– May 9, 1997

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WOOLWORTH SETTLES CLASS-ACTION SUIT OVER ACCOUNTING SCANDAL

NEW YORK -- Woolworth Corp. agreed Thursday to pay an undetermined cash amount to settle a class-action shareholder suit in connection with a 1994...

– May 9, 1997

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DENIM DISH

Les Photographes Levi's: Levi's France is sponsoring an exhibit at the Passage de Retz, a 17th century building in the Marais district of Paris, featuring the work of six young photographers and their...

– May 8, 1997

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INDUSTRY STOCKS SLIP A BIT

NEW YORK -- The raging bull market took a deep breather Wednesday with the Dow Jones Industrials falling 139.67 points to 7085.65. Apparel and textile stocks took a hit, but most of the...

– May 8, 1997

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JFK CARGO RING RAID NETS DESIGNER GOODS

Byline: Vicki M. Young

NEW YORK -- A three-year undercover investigation involving large-scale air cargo theft that included designer fashions and jewelry at JFK...

– May 8, 1997

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RAMPAGE TONES IT DOWN

Byline: Kristi Ellis

LOS ANGELES -- Last year, Rampage Clothing Co. was considering a public offering, but Larry Hansel, the company's chairman, isn't talking about IPOs at the...

– May 8, 1997

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THE GRADUATES

To those who've been on the SA circuit for a while, it may not seem that long since Donna Karan or Isaac Mizrahi were fresh-faced students at Parsons School of Design, hard at work on their projects for...

– May 8, 1997

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NRF FETES FEDERATED'S QUESTROM WITH SERVICE AWARD

Byline: Jennifer Owens

WASHINGTON -- In his near mythic career, Allen Questrom saved Federated Department Stores from bankruptcy's jaws, helped create the...

– May 8, 1997

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SINGAPORE INVESTOR ONG IS LATEST POTENTIAL CANDIDATE FOR BARNEYS

Byline: David Moin

NEW YORK -- There might be another bidder for Barneys New York.
Ong Beng Seng, a billionaire financier from Singapore,...

– May 8, 1997

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NRF LOBBIES D.C. FOR CHINA'S MFN

Byline: Joyce Barrett

WASHINGTON -- Retailers came to Capitol Hill Wednesday with preservation of the low tariffs granted Chinese exports under most-favored-nation status at...

– May 8, 1997

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SIDELINES

AAG'S LYCRA POWER: Active Apparel Group, the maker of Converse, Everlast and MTV's "The Grind" lines, is the first wholesaler to offer Lycra Power activewear. Lycra Power, which will be available under the...

– May 8, 1997

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