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COURT OK'S $3M IN FEES FOR BARNEYS

Byline: Thomas J. Ryan

NEW YORK -- The judge overseeing Barneys Inc.'s bankruptcy has awarded the professionals on the case $3 million for five months of work concluding...

– December 1, 1997

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FOR SAKS, SMALLER IS GOOD, TOO

Byline: David Moin

NEW YORK -- At Saks Fifth Avenue, bigger is not necessarily better.
While the chain has been expanding key stores, such as its unit in Beverly Hills,...

– December 1, 1997

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BATTLE LINES REDRAWN

Byline: Karyn Monget

NEW YORK -- There could be a lot of pushing and shoving in innerwear next year as the industry's biggest players fight to protect and expand market share.
At the...

– December 1, 1997

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COACH, MOVADO: TIMELY PAIR

NEW YORK -- Coach is poised for a serious entry into the fine watch market.
In launching its first licensed collection of merchandise, the leather goods company will back the sizable...

– December 1, 1997

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MERLOZ GOING OUT OF BUSINESS

Byline: Katherine Weisman

PARIS -- Designer Robert Merloz has put his company and store in liquidation after five years in business.
Merloz did not design or produce a spring...

– December 1, 1997

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SUNGLASS HUT WIDENS LOSS

CORAL GABLES, Fla. -- Sunglass Hut International Inc. widened its third-quarter loss to $5.1 million from $2.9 million a year ago.
Sales for the three months ended Nov. 1 increased 9.9...

– December 1, 1997

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LENDERS VIE FOR PIECE OF APPAREL PIE

Byline: Sidney Rutberg

NEW YORK -- It's a borrowers' market for apparel firms, according to bankers serving the industry.
It's a classic situation of an ever-increasing...

– December 1, 1997

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VENDOME STOCK BUYBACK EYED BY RICHEMONT

Byline: James Fallon

LONDON -- Compagnie Financiere Richemont AG wants its luxury brands to escape the pressures of the stock market.
The Swiss company said Friday...

– December 1, 1997

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EDDIE BAUER SOFTWARE
RIGHT AT HOME, 3-D STYLE

Byline: Jeanette Hye

NEW YORK -- Eddie Bauer is using three-dimensional computer images simulating room interiors featuring its home furnishings to intensify...

– November 26, 1997

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GUCCI TO PAY $150M FOR SEVERIN MONTRES, ITS WATCH LICENSEE

Byline: Sarah Gay Forden

MILAN -- Gucci Group bought some time Tuesday.
The company said it has acquired the Severin Montres group, its watch...

– November 26, 1997

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KITTY ON THE CATWALK

Byline: Jessica Kerwin

NEW YORK -- Kitty Boots has long been considered the quintessential downtown designer, the kind who'd show in a dank, smoky club. The house would be packed with...

– November 26, 1997

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KERNAGHAN'S 'LIST' TO COME OUT FRIDAY

Byline: Joyce Barrett

WASHINGTON -- On Friday -- traditionally, the biggest shopping day of the year -- worker rights advocate Charles Kernaghan plans to release his...

– November 26, 1997

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