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MATTIOLO GETS ROMANTIC FOR FIRST SCENT

Byline: A.B.B.

MILAN -- Gai Mattiolo, a 28-year-old Italian designer, is making his first foray into fragrance.
The designer is using the time-tested imagery of...

– September 5, 1997

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SHULL MAY JOIN BARNEYS

Byline: David Moin

NEW YORK -- Thomas Shull, a former Macy's executive vice president and point man on several retail bankruptcies, is negotiating to join Barneys New York.
He is...

– September 5, 1997

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AFTER YEARS OF PALE SALES, NAIL CARE IS A BRIGHT SPOT

Byline: Faye Brookman

NEW YORK -- Retailers hope they never see red again in the nail category.
The chain-store executives aren't referring to the...

– September 5, 1997

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AVON GOES ON THE RUN

Byline: Pete Born

NEW YORK -- Avon Products Inc., which was among the first to promote women's marathon running only to leave the field in 1985, is back on track.
The company said...

– September 5, 1997

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GYM LINES TAKING SHAPE

Byline: Alev Aktar

NEW YORK -- The quest for buns of steel and killer abs has produced a population of fitness addicts. Now, several major health clubs, realizing they have a captive...

– September 5, 1997

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MACY'S TALKING WINDOWS

Byline: Lisa Lockwood

NEW YORK -- Macy's East may permanently change the meaning of "window shopping."
Today, the Macy's Herald Square flagship unveils interactive store windows. By...

– September 5, 1997

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A SHOCKER AT SAKS: BRAVO LEAVING TO JOIN BURBERRYS AS ITS CEO

Byline: David Moin / With contributions from James Fallon, London

NEW YORK -- Rose Marie Bravo, Saks Fifth Avenue's president and one of the...

– September 5, 1997

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GAME PLAN

Let the games begin! The fall season in New York kicked off with the proverbial bang Wednesday night, with the convergence of three key factors: an autumnal drop in temperature; the premiere of the new...

– September 5, 1997

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FALL LOOKS BUSY IN SOUTHWEST

Byline: Rusty Williamson

DALLAS -- It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas at Southwest fragrance counters. If thoughts of mistletoe and holly berries come to mind, though,...

– September 5, 1997

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HIT THE ROAD

LAS VEGAS -- There must be something in the trade winds. Many designers at WWDMagic had wandering eyes this season, showing prints and trimmings from exotic locales. Morocco, India and China were popular...

– September 4, 1997

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FORUM GROWS AT CAESARS

Byline: Michael Marlow / Kristi Ellis

LAS VEGAS -- With all the glitz and glamour of a Las Vegas-style show, The Forum Shops at Caesars Palace, one of the most productive and...

– September 4, 1997

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DKNY FINALLY READY WITH JEANSWEAR LINE: IT'S NOT JUST FOR TEENS

Byline: Janet Ozzard

NEW YORK -- Donna Karan doesn't want to be just another teenager's logo.
The women's end of the new, much-awaited,...

– September 4, 1997

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