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KNIGHTSBRIDGE HIKES ITS BID FOR FREDERICK'S OF HOLLYWOOD

NEW YORK -- Frederick's of Hollywood said Tuesday that Knightsbridge Capital Corp. has raised its offering price to $6.90 a share from $6.14 a share for all...

– August 27, 1997

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RETAILERS FIND TIMING OF TAX-CUT WEEK IS LATE FOR BACK-TO-SCHOOL SHOPPING

Byline: Laurie Ammerman

ALBANY, N.Y. -- With the next apparel sales tax abatement week scheduled to begin Monday -- planned to...

– August 27, 1997

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RICHARD TAKES A HANDS-ON APPROACH

Byline: Sharon Edelson

NEW YORK -- Kenneth Richard designs sophisticated urban rock 'n' roll clothes for clients such as Uma Thurman and Jewel.
But that's not all he...

– August 27, 1997

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BANKRUPTCY COURT OK'S SEARS' SETTLEMENT IN SUIT BY WARD'S

NEW YORK -- Delaware Bankruptcy Judge Peter Walsh on Tuesday approved a settlement in which Sears, Roebuck agreed not to recruit salaried management employees...

– August 27, 1997

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ARMANI'S FREE RANGE

NEW YORK -- Giorgio Armani's Le Collezioni features a broad range of styles for spring. The variety includes commanding suits in wool or crepe, along with flowery, feminine looks in burnout linens...

– August 27, 1997

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DOMINION'S 4TH QUARTER HAS LOSS, CITES CHARGES

MONTREAL -- After a restructuring charge of $15.1 million U.S. ($21 million Canadian), Dominion Textile Inc. reported a fourth-quarter loss of US$9.6 million (C$13.4...

– August 27, 1997

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DONNKENNY TO CREATE A $5M FUND FOR ANY ACCOUNTING SCANDAL CLAIMS

Byline: Jennifer Owens

WASHINGTON -- Donnkenny Inc. has agreed to set aside $5 million over a three-year period to help defray potential claims...

– August 27, 1997

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TUCKER LEAVES POSTS AT STARTER

NEW YORK -- John Tucker has resigned from Starter Corp. as president and chief operating officer, as well as a member of the board.
David Beckerman, chief executive officer, has...

– August 27, 1997

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CASUAL LOOKS, KNITS CAPTURING FALL SALES

Byline: Jennifer Owens / With contributions from Rosemary Feitelberg

WASHINGTON -- Casual silhouettes in sophisticated fabrics, knitwear and tailored pieces with...

– August 27, 1997

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BOLSTERING THE CAPITAL'S STYLE

Byline: Jennifer Owens

WASHINGTON -- The capital of the country has never exactly been a citadel of chic, but two stores here -- one veteran, one newer -- are doing their...

– August 27, 1997

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THE NEW LINEUP

NEW YORK -- Nautical stripes, those old-faithfuls of resort, are showing their versatility, moving away from the usual perky beachwear. This season's variety, urbane but still informal, includes sexy,...

– August 27, 1997

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ELDER-BEERMAN CONNECTS THE MISSING LINKS

Byline: Kim Ann Zimmermann

NEW YORK -- Elder-Beerman Stores has begun installing desktop computers on the company's new Windows NT-based client-server network.
The...

– August 27, 1997

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