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ELIZABETH EMANUEL NEEDS BACKER TO STAY OPEN

Byline: James Fallon

LONDON -- Elizabeth Emanuel, half of the team that designed the wedding dress of the late Princess of Wales, said Tuesday that her company will...

– September 10, 1997

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OPPONENTS SET TO BATTLE FAST TRACK

Byline: Joyce Barrett

WASHINGTON -- As the Clinton administration pursues last-minute negotiations with Congressional Democrats on plans to launch today a campaign to secure...

– September 10, 1997

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DUCK HEAD'S VIRTUAL PLANNING
A TOOL FOR EXPANSION

Byline: Jeanette Hye

NEW YORK -- As it branches out into new apparel markets, Duck Head Apparel is seeking to strengthen its brand image by providing...

– September 10, 1997

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SHOPKO'S WEB SITE: GIVING IT ALL AWAY

Byline: Denise Zimmerman

NEW YORK -- On ShopKo Stores' new World Wide Web site, information comes first and selling comes second -- at least for now.
ShopKo officials...

– September 10, 1997

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JONES EXECS SEE GOOD SALES GROWTH IN 2ND HALF

Byline: Anne D'Innocenzio

NEW YORK -- With continuing expansion of its group of brands, executives at Jones Apparel Group said they are looking for a sales...

– September 10, 1997

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G.I. DONNA

NEW YORK -- Standard issue it isn't. At D, Donna Karan revs up the bomber jacket for spring with sharp shoulders and new lean proportions. Here, the polyester, rayon and Lycra spandex jacket looks plenty...

– September 10, 1997

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A SOFT EDGE

NEW YORK -- Donna Karan's clothes range from edgy to classic. This spring, she heightens the femininity quotient for D and and her other DKNY lines with soft touches scattered throughout: on a sweater...

– September 10, 1997

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PACIFIC SILK STEPS OUT WITH LOGIC

Byline: Anne D'Innocenzio

NEW YORK -- Pacific Silk & Clothing Inc., the marketer of updated better-price silk and silk blend fashions under the August Silk label, wants an...

– September 10, 1997

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WHARTON STUDY: SMALL STORES NEED FEDERAL HELP

Byline: Jennifer Owens

WASHINGTON -- Wal-Mart, Target and other discount retail chains have become such Goliaths that the Davids, or independent merchants, now...

– September 10, 1997

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WHERE DOES THE MONEY GO?
DETERMINING THE BUDGET AND HOW TO SPEND IT IS A KEY ELEMENT IN DEVELOPING THE MARKETING STRATEGY.

Byline: Dianne M. Pogoda

NEW YORK -- "You have to spend money to make...

– September 10, 1997

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TRUSSARDI: BUILDING AN AMERICAN PRESENCE

Byline: Janet Ozzard

NEW YORK -- Like some pop stars whose following is mostly outside the U.S., Trussardi is huge in Europe and Asia.
The 86-year-old, $481 million...

– September 10, 1997

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SUZY

Byline: Aileen Mehle

Racy Bits From All Over: "My mom thinks you should only show your body to your husband. My family doesn't separate my acting career from me -- the nudity was hard for them."
Thus...

– September 10, 1997

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