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BUYERS SEEK ALL-SEASON FASHIONS AT CHICAGO APPAREL CENTER MARKET

Byline: Nancy Brumback

CHICAGO -- Midwest retailers shopping the market last week at the Chicago Apparel Center were focusing on multiseason...

– June 11, 1997

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GENDER GAMES

Fall's men's wear-inspired looks prove that even traditional tweeds and plaids can be sweet or sexy.

– June 11, 1997

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DAVID AXELBERD

NEW YORK -- David Axelberd, 53, a salesman for Lady Carol Dresses Inc., died May 31 at his parents' home in Del Ray Beach, Fla.
The cause of death was cancer, according to a spokeswoman for the...

– June 11, 1997

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MISSONI AT THE MOMENT

Byline: Jessica Kerwin

LOS ANGELES -- If anyone knows knits, it's the Missonis. But, starting next season, that won't be all they know. Vittorio Missoni and Angela Missoni, the...

– June 11, 1997

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DISCOUNTERS SNAG MORE APPAREL SHOPPERS

Byline: Ira P. Schneiderman

NEW YORK -- Looking to save time and money, American women in the past five years increasingly have been leaving mall-based department and...

– June 11, 1997

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VARIATIONS ON A THEME
A STIMULATING VISUAL MOTIF SENDS A MESSAGE ABOUT THE TYPE OF APPAREL A REP CARRIES.

Byline: Deirdre Mendoza

LOS ANGELES -- Pool hall chic, retro-modern or kitsch-Americana.
Whatever...

– June 11, 1997

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REMEMBER THE BAGEL

Byline: Natalie Fritz

Anyone who's ever lamented the lack of a good bagel in the neighborhood can sympathize with Mark Maron.
Maron, a transplanted investment banker, missed the taste and...

– June 11, 1997

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PACIFIC DELIGHT

Andy Nakano, owner of the new Jozu restaurant, is just 39 years old, but he already has 28 years of experience under his apron.
When he was 11, he started working with his family at the Japanese...

– June 11, 1997

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OSHKOSH MINES DATA FOR RETAIL GOLD

Byline: Kim Ann Zimmermann

NEW YORK -- As children's resource Oshkosh B'Gosh opens more retail outlets, it will be relying on the data-mining technology it uses in the...

– June 11, 1997

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ONE PRICE TO PAY FINE ON FLAMMABLE ITEMS

Byline: Jennifer Owens

WASHINGTON -- One Price Clothing Stores has provisionally agreed to pay a $50,000 civil fine to settle Consumer Product Safety Commission...

– June 11, 1997

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8000 SUNSET

Byline: Gail Woods

It's easy for visitors to Los Angeles to assume that the scene along the West Hollywood section of Sunset is all about attitude and flash. But traveling east, past rock 'n' roll...

– June 11, 1997

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FUTURE SHOP: VOICE-ACTIVATED DISPLAYS

Byline: Valerie Seckler

NEW YORK -- Imagine shoppers talking to store windows to activate holographic images of three-piece knit ensembles ... then voicing another command...

– June 11, 1997

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