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JANICE PAGE STEPS DOWN AT SEARS

NEW YORK -- Janice Page has resigned as group vice president of accessories, cosmetics, fine jewelry and footwear at Sears, Roebuck & Co.
Page, a 27-year veteran of the...

– September 8, 1997

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BEDFORD FAIR GETS APPROVAL FOR $10M DIP

NEW YORK -- Bedford Fair Industries, a women's apparel catalog house that filed a Chapter 11 petition on August 29, has received court approval for $10 million in...

– September 8, 1997

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WARD'S TO ASK COURT'S OK ON CLOSING

NEW YORK -- Montgomery Ward & Co. plans to ask for bankruptcy court approval to close up to 15 percent of its full-line department stores as part of its restructuring.
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– September 8, 1997

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WRAP STAR

NEW YORK -- Scarf designers are thinking expansively for spring, with long, rectangular wraps. One graceful example: Alecca Carrano's silk wrap at KWM Exclusives, shown with Wang's top and Rebecca...

– September 8, 1997

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SUIT WILL CAUSE LOSS FOR FRUIT OF THE LOOM

NEW YORK -- Fruit of the Loom Inc. said a $101.2 million charge resulting from a lawsuit originally filed in 1984 will result in a loss in the third quarter.
Fruit of...

– September 8, 1997

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HARRODS GETS TIFFANY

NEW YORK -- Tiffany & Co. will open its first United Kingdom in-store boutique in Harrods' Knightsbridge store in November.
The shop is the fine jeweler's second London location. Tiffany's...

– September 8, 1997

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VERITAS TOPS KNIGHTSBRIDGE IN BIDDING FOR FREDERICK'S

Byline: Karyn Monget

NEW YORK -- The bidding war is heating up for Frederick's of Hollywood, a bastion of the specialty intimate apparel business.
The...

– September 8, 1997

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THE GRATEFUL THREAD

Byline: Kevin West

"Why is it always about fashion?" a slightly peevish Kevin Bacon asked Claudia Cohen outside Radio City Music Hall. "Can't we talk about something else?" Not likely. As he...

– September 8, 1997

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SANOFI: TIME NOT RIGHT TO SELL OFF BEAUTY UNIT

PARIS -- French business papers reported last week that the pharmaceuticals and beauty products giant Sanofi plans to sell off its beauty division, which includes Yves...

– September 8, 1997

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CORRECTIONS

Robert Shapiro is the attorney for 1896 Corp. and Louis Vuitton NA Inc., the defendants in a suit involving the construction of a tower that will house a Louis Vuitton flagship in New York. A story on page...

– September 8, 1997

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BRAS TAKING THE FASHION ROUTE FOR SPRING

Byline: Karyn Monget

NEW YORK -- If a bra is colorful, styled in a new microfiber blend, or features special treatments like lavish lace trims or allover sheer molded...

– September 8, 1997

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COMING UP ROSES

NEW YORK -- Spring socks are in full flower, with buds and blooms adorning the season's feet. Here, a scattering.

– September 8, 1997

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