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The continuation of an article on the reintroduction of a textile bill that began on page 2, April 25, did not appear elsewhere in the issue because of a technical error.
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– April 28, 1997

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MAKERS TOLD INTERNET NEEDS MARKETING HOOK

Byline: Karyn Monget

NEW YORK -- The Internet is still unexplored territory for a lot of innerwear manufacturers, but 80 of them turned out to learn more about it at a...

– April 28, 1997

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HOSIERY MILLS SEEK OTHER FUNDING AS BIG BANKS TIGHTEN PURSESTRINGS

Byline: Marilyn Nason

HICKORY, N.C. -- With hosiery makers in this area getting an increasingly cold shoulder from large commercial banks,...

– April 28, 1997

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COOKE JOINS CELINE AS VP OF PURCHASING

PARIS -- Arthur Cooke has joined Celine as vice president of purchasing and merchandising for the company's American and European stores, a new post.
He is based at the...

– April 28, 1997

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TALKING WITH THE WOMEN

Byline: Karyn Monget

NEW YORK -- There isn't a perfect recipe for fashion lingerie, but one thing is certain: Fit and comfort are among the main ingredients women want.
So said four...

– April 28, 1997

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FINDINGS

TIFFANY LAUDS DIAMONDS: Tiffany & Co. hosted a press brunch recently to celebrate the launch of their 1997 Diamonds of Tiffany Collection. Models dressed in Tiffany blue and white gowns strolled through the...

– April 28, 1997

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MARGIELA JOINING HERMES

Byline: Katherine Weisman

PARIS -- Hermes International said Friday that Martin Margiela will be "determining the direction" of its women's ready-to-wear collection beginning with the...

– April 28, 1997

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SWANK RETURNS TO THE BLACK FOR 1ST QUARTER

ATTLEBORO, Mass. -- Swank Inc. eked out a profit of $46,000, or less than a penny a share, in the first quarter ended March 31, against a year-ago loss of...

– April 28, 1997

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ITCHACA'S EBITDA NET INCREASES 111%

NEW YORK -- Ithaca Industries Inc., which emerged from Chapter 11 proceedings in November 1996, said earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization expense (EBITDA)...

– April 28, 1997

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TANDY NET UP 73.7% IN QUARTER

ARLINGTON, Tex. -- Citing expense controls and increased sales, Tandy Brands Accessories reported third-quarter earnings rose 73.7 percent to $745,000, or 14 cents a share, from...

– April 28, 1997

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SHOPKO AGREES TO BUY BACK 46% OF STOCK

NEW YORK -- Shopko Stores Inc. has signed a definitive contract to buy back 8.2 million Shopko shares held by SuperValu Inc. for around $150 million, or $18.35 a share, the...

– April 28, 1997

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VICTORIA'S SECRET TO SUCCESS

Byline: Georgia Lee

ATLANTA -- The power of Victoria's Secret is no secret. It's now a $2 billion brand, ringing up sales last year of $1.45 billion in its 1,609 stores and another...

– April 28, 1997

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