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BENNET TO BE CEO OF KAUFMANN'S

NEW YORK -- Richard W. Bennet 3rd will become president and chief executive officer of Kaufmann's, a 47-unit division of May Department Stores Co., on May 1.
Bennet succeeds William...

– April 28, 1997

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ANNA SUI TAPS KOSANN FOR NEW POST OF PRESIDENT

NEW YORK -- Anna Sui Corp. has named Rod Kosann president.
It is the first time the 16-year-old company has had a president. Previously, Sui ran both the design and...

– April 28, 1997

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CHARLES R. HARDING JR.

NEW YORK -- Charles R. Harding Jr., 93, a long-time factoring executive, died April 20 on Marco Island, Fla.
Harding started his career in his family's textile business, Harding Tilton Co.,...

– April 28, 1997

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LANGE (USA) NAMES BAUM AS PRESIDENT

NEW YORK -- Deborah Baum has been named president of Rena Lange (USA) Inc., succeeding Peter Gunthert, who remains chief executive officer of the Munich-based ready-to-wear...

– April 28, 1997

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BARRY'S JEWELERS POSTS $6.8M QUARTER LOSS

MONROVIA, Calif. -- Barry's Jewelers Inc. lost $6.8 million in the third quarter ended Feb. 28, causing a default in its bank agreements.
The retailer said that it is...

– April 28, 1997

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BRAND MCNALLY

Byline: Kevin West

NEW YORK -- "I like putting together places," says Keith McNally, the restaurateur who since the early Eighties has put together such Manhattan places as Odeon, Nell's, Cafe...

– April 28, 1997

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CARSON'S NAMES ANTHONY BUCCINA EXECUTIVE VP

NEW YORK -- Anthony J. Buccina, senior vice president and general merchandise manager of women's apparel, has been named executive vice president of merchandising at Carson...

– April 28, 1997

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KENZO LAUNCHES HANDBAG LINE FOR FALL

PARIS -- Kenzo is keen on line extensions for fall.
The company unveiled a new line of handbags under the Kenzo Maroquinerie name. While the firm has had a smattering of bags...

– April 28, 1997

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FALL CLICKS FOR CHICAGO

Byline: Elaine Glusac

CHICAGO -- The appeal of the new seasonal lines lifted buyer spirits as they shopped the fall market at the Chicago Apparel Center.
Excited by the wearability...

– April 28, 1997

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BONUS PLAN AT MACY'S AIMS TO CORRECT GAPS IN CUSTOMER SERVICE

Byline: David Moin

NEW YORK -- The often frustrating search for service, a fact of shopping life at most department stores, may soon be alleviated...

– April 28, 1997

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CORRECTIONS

The continuation of an article on the reintroduction of a textile bill that began on page 2, April 25, did not appear elsewhere in the issue because of a technical error.
An updated and complete article...

– April 28, 1997

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MAKERS TOLD INTERNET NEEDS MARKETING HOOK

Byline: Karyn Monget

NEW YORK -- The Internet is still unexplored territory for a lot of innerwear manufacturers, but 80 of them turned out to learn more about it at a...

– April 28, 1997

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