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EYE SCOOP

Sofia Coppola isn't wasting any time in her new career as fashion designer. Bloomingdale's will launch her new line, Milk, in the first week of December by featuring the collection in the store's windows and...

– October 3, 1994

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HOUSE OF FRASER OPERATING NET ROCKETS 97.2% FOR THE FIRST HALF

Byline: James Fallon

LONDON (FNS) -- House of Fraser PLC, one of the U.K.'s largest department store groups, reported a 97.2 percent rise in...

– October 3, 1994

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CIRO GETS 2 MORE SUITORS

Byline: Jeff Siegel

NEW YORK -- Ciro Inc., the jewelry chain that early last week seemed ready to accept a $6.5 million purchase offer from representatives of Goldman, Sachs & Co., is...

– October 3, 1994

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FEDERATED DENIES BLOOMINGDALE'S IS MOVING WEST 'AT THIS TIME'

Byline: Dianne M. Pogoda

NEW YORK -- Reports resurfaced Friday that Bloomingdale's might be headed west, but its parent, Federated Department...

– October 3, 1994

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HERMAN MARCUS

DALLAS -- Services for Herman Marcus, 82, a former women's apparel manufacturer and sales executive who was pivotal in putting Dallas on the fashion map, were held here Sunday.
He died Thursday of...

– October 3, 1994

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BENETTON NET GAINS 2% IN HALF, SALES ALMOST FLAT

MILAN -- Benetton SpA reported earnings for the first half rose 2 percent, while sales were virtually flat against the year ago.
Earnings rose to $64.6 million...

– October 3, 1994

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LANZ LICENSES LEADING LADY FOR MATERNITY SLEEPWEAR LINE

CULVER CITY, Calif. -- Lanz of Salzburg has licensed Leading Lady Inc. to produce a line of maternity sleepwear under the Lanz of Salzburg Maternity...

– October 3, 1994

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CLARINS NET RISES 46% IN 1ST HALF

PARIS -- Clarins said Friday that net profits rose 46 percent to $21.1 million (111.2 million francs) for the first half, against a year ago.
This includes an exceptional charge...

– October 3, 1994

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ANALYSTS' REPORTS BOOST LIMITED, NORDSTROM STOCKS

NEW YORK -- Shares of two big apparel retailers jumped Friday after investment firms upgraded their stock.
Shares of Nordstrom climbed 1 1/4 to 40 in...

– October 3, 1994

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LACE TRIMS TO BLOOM FOR SPRING

Byline: Karyn Monget

NEW YORK -- A growing demand for embellishments is expected to keep the fashion panties market lively for next spring. At the same time, an infusion of...

– October 3, 1994

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INITIAL RESPONSE

Byline: Daniel Peres

If author E.L. Doctorow had to do it all over again, there would be no E.L. "I made the decision at an early age," he says of his choice to use initials in lieu of his name,...

– October 3, 1994

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SALARY STAYS PAT FOR DANSKIN'S HERO

Byline: Carol Emert

WASHINGTON -- Byron A. Hero Jr., who gave up his post as chief executive officer of Danskin last month, will continue to receive $450,000 annually, plus...

– October 3, 1994

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