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CORRECTION

Gucci stock closed on June 12 at 73 1/2 on the New York Stock Exchange. The stock quote was incorrectly reported in an article on page 15, June 13.

– June 20, 1997

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LVMH BUYS MORE OF GRAND MET

LONDON -- LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton said Thursday it had spent more than $1 billion to buy another 125 million shares of Grand Metropolitan PLC, bringing the French luxury firm's...

– June 20, 1997

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CHILMARK WANTS A LOOK AT BOOKS
BARNEYS GENERATES LOTS OF CONVERSATION, WAITS FOR NEW BIDDERS

Byline: David Moin / Sidney Rutberg

NEW YORK -- Although about 20 companies have signed confidentiality...

– June 20, 1997

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LANCOME'S NEW PRIMORDIALE PUSH

Byline: Pete Born

NEW YORK -- Lancome plans to introduce in late August a new night cream called Primordiale Nuit that the company hopes will boost its star into the upper...

– June 20, 1997

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MARKETPLACE MANDATE: CLEAN UP THE CLUTTER

Byline: Faye Brookman / Chantal Tode

SAN DIEGO -- Pressured to produce even more sales and unclutter messy merchandise presentations, drugstore beauty departments are...

– June 20, 1997

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BERGDORF'S SETS EXPANSION FOR MEN'S, HOME UNITS

Byline: Sharon Edelson

NEW YORK -- Bergdorf Goodman, which plans to expand its men's business with freestanding stores to perhaps a half dozen cities, will add...

– June 20, 1997

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KASAKS IS NAMED A MEMBER OF PACIFIC SUNWEAR'S BOARD

NEW YORK -- Sally Frame Kasaks, former chairman and chief executive officer of Ann Taylor Stores Inc., has been named a member of the board of directors at Pacific...

– June 20, 1997

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BULGARI TAKES A FRAICHE APPROACH

Byline: Jenny B. Fine

NEW YORK -- This spring, Bulgari Parfums infused new life into its oldest brand, Eau Parfumee, by introducing a new version of the scent.
Now, the...

– June 20, 1997

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A HAPPY FATHER'S DAY FOR FRAGRANCES

Byline: Soren Larson

NEW YORK -- In a development that could bode well for fall, the focal point of the men's business for spring -- Father's Day -- was apparently a big...

– June 20, 1997

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AVON STEPS INTO SCENT SPOTLIGHT

Byline: Pete Born

NEW YORK -- Fragrance will move to center stage at Avon Products Inc. this fall with the launch of the company's first global master brand, Starring and...

– June 20, 1997

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APPAREL-TEXTILE IMPORTS JUMPED 28.1% IN APRIL

Byline: Jim Ostroff

WASHINGTON -- A continuing surge in Chinese shipments pushed up total textile-apparel imports into the U.S. in April 28.1 percent against a...

– June 20, 1997

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HOERNER IS NEW CHAIRMAN OF BFC

Byline: James Fallon

LONDON -- The British Fashion Council has named American John Hoerner as its new chairman.
Hoerner is chief executive of The Burton Group PLC, which owns...

– June 20, 1997

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