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INDUSTRY STOCKS UP A BIT

NEW YORK -- The stock market rebounded Tuesday, recovering more than three-quarters of Monday's 193-point decline in the Dow Jones Industrials.
Some retail and apparel stocks participated...

– June 25, 1997

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GOLDEN RULES

New York -- Gold is sweeping into town, with many of the European designers showing their early spring collections here. And as the dust settles, the looks that stand out range from airy metallic dresses...

– June 25, 1997

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WAYNE ROGERS SETS AD CAMPAIGN FOR ITS PATENTED STRETCH SILK FABRIC

Byline: Anne D'Innocenzio

NEW YORK -- Wayne Rogers, a better sportswear firm that's expanding into contemporary for fall, is aggressively...

– June 25, 1997

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ETHNIC MARKET HEATING UP FOR MODERATE FIRMS
MAKERS ARE DISCOVERING BIG POTENTIAL IN A GROWING POPULATION.

Byline: Anne D'Innocenzio

NEW YORK -- Given its enviable demographics, the ethnic market is emerging...

– June 25, 1997

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HARTMARX FIRST-HALF VOLUME FOR WOMEN'S CAREER UP 54%

CHICAGO -- Hartmarx Corp. reported solid first-half sales gains in its women's career wear lines.
For the six months ended May 31, volume in the firm's women's...

– June 25, 1997

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SEARS TO TIGHTEN COMMUNICATIONS CONTROL

Byline: Denise Zimmerman

NEW YORK -- Sears, Roebuck & Co. is seeking to manage in-house all incoming and outgoing communications -- faxes, telephone calls, paging and...

– June 25, 1997

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MFN RENEWAL FOR CHINA GETS OK BY HOUSE

Byline: Joyce Barrett

WASHINGTON -- The House handed U.S. retailers a hard-won victory Tuesday in upholding President Clinton's decision to extend China's...

– June 25, 1997

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SUZY

Byline: Aileen Mehle

June-ing It in Swinging London: In the madcap month of June, London, socially speaking, is the center of the universe. Especially this June, when everything seems to come together...

– June 25, 1997

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SIMPLE MATTERS

NEW YORK -- Designers are favoring suits and knits for holiday and resort, often with a sleek simplicity. Isaac Mizrahi, for example, likes sunshine colors for his boldly cut pantsuits, while at Dana...

– June 25, 1997

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EVENINGWEAR'S EUROPEAN HOLIDAY
SEVENTH AVENUE SOCIAL DRESSMAKERS FIND NEW OPPORTUNITIES ACROSS THE ATLANTIC.

Byline: Eric Wilson

NEW YORK -- In Europe, the special occasion market is divided between two...

– June 25, 1997

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FLEX APPEAL

NEW YORK -- How do you teach an old fabric new tricks? Simply add stretch. A touch of spandex is revitalizing woven fabrics as varied as linen, satin and chiffon. "Stretch fabrics have always made sense...

– June 24, 1997

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NEW WAYS FOR WOOL

Byline: Allegra Holch

NEW YORK -- The Wool Bureau's second annual Wool Innovators program lived up to its name.
The participating designers came up with fall designs using wool in a number...

– June 24, 1997

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