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AVON, HACHETTE FILIPACCHI CONFIRM PLAN FOR MAGAZINE

NEW YORK -- Avon Products and Hachette Filipacchi Magazines will launch a new magazine for women called Athena: Common Sense, Uncommon Style.
This confirms a...

– November 17, 1997

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ATMI SUIT OF LIMITED DISMISSED

Byline: Jennifer Owens

WASHINGTON -- The U.S. textile industry's legal attack on The Limited Inc., charging the retailer with transshipping, has been dismissed by a federal...

– November 17, 1997

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HANDBAGS AFTER DARK

Byline: Karen Parr

NEW YORK -- As many women head out to dinner or the theater or local clubs at night, they pull out the small to midsize handbags they've had in their totes all...

– November 17, 1997

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NICK AT NIGHT

They were the kinds of parties that make people swallow their pride, pick up the phone--cellular, of course--and beg to be invited. Wednesday night, two core groups of New York's haute monde, young...

– November 17, 1997

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FEMININE LOOKS KEY PARIS TRADE SHOWS

Byline: Katherine Weisman, With contributions from Jennifer Weil

PARIS -- The designer runways during the recent collections here served up lots of feminine ideas for...

– November 17, 1997

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FINDINGS

BAGGING NICOLE MILLER: Nicole Miller is reorganizing its handbag business via two new licensing agreements.
New York-based manufacturer D. Klein will produce and market a line of nylon totes, duffels, sport...

– November 17, 1997

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SCHULMAN NAMED DIRECTOR OF GUCCI WOMEN'S RTW

NEW YORK -- Joshua Schulman, former director of sales and marketing at Richard Tyler Couture, has been named worldwide director of women's ready-to-wear for The Gucci...

– November 17, 1997

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REALTITY CHECK

NEW YORK--Ralph Lauren's terrific spring collection was an ode to savvy chic. It was filled with lean, well-cut clothes with an undercurrent of polished sensuality. Among the key looks: pairing of men's...

– November 17, 1997

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BURTON GROUP'S EARNINGS CLIMB 23.6% IN 12 MONTHS

LONDON -- The Burton Group PLC, one of the United Kingdom's largest retailers, Thursday reported a 23.6 percent increase in aftertax profits to $233.2 million (136.8...

– November 17, 1997

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KERNAGHAN INVITES WAL-MART PRESIDENT TO MEET WORKERS IN NICARAGUA PLANTS

WASHINGTON -- Charles Kernaghan, executive director of the National Labor Committee, has issued a challenge to Wal-Mart.
Kernaghan is...

– November 17, 1997

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GARDEN PARTY
SPRING'S SOFTEST PAJAMAS COME SCATTERED WITH LEAVES AND FLOWERS -- IN ALLOVER PRINTS OR DELICATE DAMASK WEAVES.



– November 17, 1997

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LEGBEAT

SPINDELL TO AMERICAN ESSENTIALS: Susan Spindell has joined American Essentials as women's national sales manager, a new post. In addition to its own line, American Essentials produces and markets the licensed...

– November 17, 1997

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