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ITALY'S GLOSSIES GLAM IT UP

Byline: Samantha Conti

MILAN -- Call it a midlife crisis. Italy's weekly women's magazines are shedding their old staid images and transforming themselves into hip, edgy...

– May 9, 1997

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SOUTHEAST REAPS REWARDS OF ADDING SPACE

Byline: Georgia Lee

ATLANTA -- As the bath and body category continues to grow, Southeast retailers are allocating more space, adding lines and finding more creative...

– May 9, 1997

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NEW ZOTOS UNIT TO BOOST BRANDS

Byline: Chantal Tode

NEW YORK -- Zotos International, Shiseido's professional hair care subsidiary in the U.S., is adding a wing to accommodate its recent acquisition of the...

– May 9, 1997

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SANDER'S GLOBAL HOPE: JIL

Byline: Alev Aktar

HAMBURG, Germany -- German designer Jil Sander has launched 10 fragrances over the last 17 years, but so far, their success has been largely domestic.
With the...

– May 9, 1997

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MOSSIMO'S INK IS RED FOR THE FIRST QUARTER

IRVINE, Calif. -- Mossimo Inc. reported Thursday it posted a first-quarter loss of $498,000 against a profit of $5.8 million a year ago.
The figure is in line with a...

– May 9, 1997

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ONG'S INTEREST IN BARNEYS COMFIRMED

Byline: By David Moin / Vicki M. Young

NEW YORK -- Singapore billionaire Ong Beng Seng's signing of a confidentiality agreement to review the books of Barneys Inc. has...

– May 9, 1997

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L.A. ENJOYS GROWTH

Byline: Rose-Marie Turk

LOS ANGELES -- Aromatherapy, fresh scents and advanced technology are driving sales of bath, body and sun care products on the West Coast, where retailers report...

– May 9, 1997

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SUZY

Byline: Aileen Mehle

FLASH! Pilar Crespi, the tall, ravishing, half-American, half-Italian daughter of Countess Rodolfo (Consuelo) Crespi and the late Count Rodolfo Crespi, is engaged to handsome Stephen...

– May 9, 1997

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BODY CARE STARTS TO STRENGTHEN

Byline: Jenny B. Fine

NEW YORK -- Like the proverbial 98-pound weakling, the prestige body care category historically has had problems grabbing the attention of women, losing out...

– May 9, 1997

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CORRECTION

The caption under a photograph of a coat on page 21, April 28, misspelled the name of the resource, J.J. Hobeau.

– May 9, 1997

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IN-STORE SALONS: A NEW BREED

Byline: Kim-Van Dang

NEW YORK -- There's never a dull moment on the salon circuit in this town.
At this instant, those housed in upscale specialty stores seem to be causing the...

– May 9, 1997

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WEATHER, FASHION BLAHS BOTH HELD RESPONSIBLE FOR DISAPPOINTING APRIL

Byline: Diane E. Picard

NEW YORK -- A combination of unseasonably chilly and wet weather plus a relatively poor selection of clothes was...

– May 9, 1997

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