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AN INDUSTRY AWARE

Across the country, retailers and manufacturers in the fashion industry have answered the call in the war against breast cancer. In this section, a review of how fashion is helping to fight the...

– October 6, 1997

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MACY'S CALIF. BENEFITS FOR AIDS CHARITIES RAISED $2M

SAN FRANCISCO -- "It's not a fashion show, it's fashion theater," said Michael Steinberg, chairman and chief executive of Macy's West, referring to the scene at...

– October 6, 1997

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ORGANIZATIONAL TACTICS: BIG RACES, SUPER SALES

Byline: Susan Watters

WASHINGTON -- After 15 years and the raising of $90 million to fight breast cancer, The Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation knows the...

– October 6, 1997

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KASHIYAMA NET UP 1% IN HALF

NEW YORK -- Tokyo-based apparel firm Onward Kashiyama reported earnings for the first half ended Aug. 31 inched up 1 percent on a 1.4 percent sales gain.
In the half, the company earned...

– October 6, 1997

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MIPEL: EXPORTS ARE KEY

Byline: Luisa Zargani

MILAN -- The latest edition of Mipel, the international leather goods fair here, left Italian exhibitors with mixed feelings about sales in their homeland, but...

– October 6, 1997

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COMMITMENT'S IN FASHION

Byline: Karyn Monget

NEW YORK -- When Ralph Lauren was asked about the importance of breast-cancer awareness and funding research for a cure, he replied: "I am committed to this...

– October 6, 1997

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THREE MORE FEDERATED CHAINS TO EXIT ELECTRONICS BUSINESS

NEW YORK -- The electronics business appears to no longer have a place at Rich's, Lazarus and Goldsmith's.
The three chains -- which together form a...

– October 6, 1997

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DUPONT WILL RAISE LYCRA PRICES

Byline: Stuart Chirls

NEW YORK -- DuPont said Friday it will increase the price of Lycra spandex yarns 6 percent in December, the first such hike for the elastomer since...

– October 6, 1997

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BULGARI'S 1ST LEATHER LINE DELIVERS

Byline: Wendy Hessen / with contributions from Alessandra Ilari, Milan

NEW YORK -- Italian mailmen never had it so good. Inspired by the utilitarian, multi-gussetted bag...

– October 6, 1997

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FEDERATED PLANS ADVANCED ATMS

NEW YORK -- Just in time for holiday shopping, Federated Department Stores plans to install 55 Automated Teller/Electronic Concierge Machines, in a rollout that will include every...

– October 3, 1997

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CALVIN, RALPH OPT FOR VENUES OTHER THAN CHELSEA PIERS

NEW YORK -- Calvin Klein and Ralph Lauren will show their spring collections away from the centralized Chelsea Piers fashion week venue.
Klein will stage his...

– October 3, 1997

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THE RETAILERS REACT

Byline: James Fallon

LONDON -- American buyers said the spring-summer 1998 London shows offered one of their strongest seasons in recent memory. British designers, they said, are finally...

– October 3, 1997

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