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FASHION GROUP NAMES SIX RISING STARS

NEW YORK -- Six people were named winners of The Fashion Group International's first Rising Star Awards at a luncheon Monday.
The awards were developed to recognize emerging...

– December 9, 1997

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ARREST IS MADE IN BURGLARY OF SANTEX FASHION SHOWROOM

NEW YORK -- A 31-year-old man was arrested early Saturday morning and charged with third-degree burglary for allegedly breaking into Santex Fashion Inc.'s...

– December 9, 1997

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GALLIANO
ROMANCING THE STORE

Byline: Miles Socha

NEW YORK -- Don't be shy. Come rummage through drawers filled with love letters, poetry, perfume, clothing and accessories. Perhaps you'll find a treasure...

– December 9, 1997

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HOLIDAY COUNTDOWN: STORES EKE OUT PLAN, BUT SAY IT ISN'T EASY

Byline: David Moin

NEW YORK -- On plan, but no fire-works.
That's how retailers described the past week's business, virtually assuring that...

– December 9, 1997

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TICKET TO RIDE

NEW YORK -- Forget that little spring luncheon look. This season's strong suits pair elongated hacking jackets with sleek pants. The more rakish versions even have the luster of Fifties sharkskin. This...

– December 9, 1997

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MORE SWEATSHOP CURBS PROPOSED IN NEW YORK

Byline: Arthur Friedman

NEW YORK -- Aiming to put more heat on sweatshops, legislators here have announced two new initiatives.
City Council Speaker Peter Vallone...

– December 9, 1997

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BEVERLY HOUSE TAPPED FOR VICTORIA'S SECRET POST

NEW YORK -- Furthering a corporate strategy to recruit new talent and pump out higher-quality products, Victoria's Secret Stores on Monday named Beverly House to the...

– December 9, 1997

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OUTERWEAR'S STORMY OUTLOOK

Byline: Arthur Friedman

NEW YORK -- As they sweat out the final weeks of this year's outerwear season, coat vendors are struggling to come up with a new plan with which to revitalize...

– December 9, 1997

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PRIME CUT

NEW YORK -- There's more than one way to cut a pantsuit. For spring, that means fluid trousers or lean pants topped with anything from easy shirtjackets to exaggerated riding coats.

– December 9, 1997

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GUESS, CPSC RECALL JACKETS FOR FLAMMABILITY

WASHINGTON -- Guess Inc., in cooperation with the Consumer Product Safety Commission, voluntarily is recalling about 2,300 reverse fleece women's jackets the government...

– December 9, 1997

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MERRILL LYNCH UPGRADES AVON AFTER IMPROVED U.S. BUSINESS

NEW YORK -- Citing Avon Products' improved U.S. business and strong global franchise, Merrill Lynch upgraded its intermediate term rating to "buy" from...

– December 9, 1997

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INDUSTRY STOCKS UP A BIT IN DJIA RALLY

NEW YORK -- Stock prices staged a strong rally Friday despite fears that the low unemployment figures would trigger a sell-off. Apparel and retail stocks were mostly higher but...

– December 8, 1997

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