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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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WACHNER JOINS NYSE BOARD

NEW YORK -- Linda Wachner has been named to the board of the New York Stock Exchange.
She succeeds former director Paul A. Allaire, chairman and chief executive officer of Xerox Corp....

– September 8, 1997

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APPAREL, TEXTILES STILL LOSING JOBS IN AUGUST

Byline: Joanna Ramey

WASHINGTON -- Employment in the domestic apparel industry during August continued its downward path, as textile mills also lost...

– September 8, 1997

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INTIMATE NOTES

SARA LEE PROMOTES BEAUDIN: Kirk Beaudin has been promoted to senior vice president from vice president of Sara Lee Corp.
His responsibilities will not change, a Sara Lee spokesman said. Beaudin...

– September 8, 1997

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EYE SCOOP

Cindy, Halle, Daisy, and Melanie simply aren't enough for Revlon's Ron Perelman. Beauty's number-one talent scout has joined a long line of those smitten by Mexican actress Salma Hayek -- he's signed her up...

– September 8, 1997

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TAKING CENTER STAGE IN L.A.

Byline: Kristi Ellis

LOS ANGELES -- It was a melange of femme fatale and ingenue looks at the California Mart's first-ever intimate apparel fashion show: opulent laces and...

– September 8, 1997

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WHITE METAL SALES STILL GROWING; SILVER AND PLATINUM SCORING BIG

NEW YORK -- The glow of white metals continues to shine. Sales of both sterling silver and platinum rose again this year according to the marketing and...

– September 8, 1997

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GAP SETS $500M DEBT OFFER

NEW YORK -- Gap Inc. plans to sell $500 million of debt this week, its first debt offering.
Goldman Sachs will be the underwriter for the offering, which is expected to have a 10-year...

– September 8, 1997

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COACH ADS, LOGO GO CONTEMPORARY

Byline: Wendy Hessen

NEW YORK -- Hoping to further its transition to a younger and more of-the-moment company, Coach will launch in October its first new logo in 70 years and a...

– September 8, 1997

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NINE WEST'S ACCESSORIES SALES GAIN MOMENTUM

Byline: Catherine Curan

STAMFORD, Conn. -- Accessories, while still a small part of the business at Nine West Group, is moving ahead fast for the footwear...

– September 8, 1997

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