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Liquidations okayed at Kmart stores being closed
A bankruptcy judge has formally approved Kmart Corp.'s request to close 283 stores across the country, clearing the way for...
Home Depot buys retail chain south-of-the-border
The Home Depot Inc. (Atlanta) has purchased the four-store Del Norte retail chain in Juarez, Mexico. This deal (subject to...
Two retailers announce smaller expansion plans
Brookstone Inc. (Nashua, N.H.) and Goody's Family Clothing Inc. (Knoxville, Tenn.) plan to open fewer new stores in the...
Filene's to open store in Pittsburgh
Filene's Basement, the Wellesley, Mass.-based off-price retailer, is opening its Pittsburgh store Thursday, March 21. The 40...
Retailers clash over logo initials
Fashion retailer Yves Saint Laurent (New York) is opposing a plan by Marks and Spencer (London) to register the initials MSL...
Botbol adds worldwide fashion communications to...
Michel Botbol has been named vp, creative director of global fashion communications for Polo Ralph Lauren Corp. (New York)....
Tommy Hilfiger hires Lauren Bush for Tommy Jeans...
The spring 2002 ad campaign for Tommy Jeans from Tommy Hilfiger (New York) will feature Lauren Bush, niece of the president...
Home Depot names ex-federal energy official as...
The Home Depot (Atlanta) has named former energy official Francis Blake as executive vp, strategy, business development and...
Paul Blum promoted to president of Kenneth Cole
Paul Blum, coo of Kenneth Cole Productions (New York) since 1998, has been promoted to the position of president. He will...
Awards, Store Openings, Mergers/Acquisitions,...
Management Changes:Straightline Intl. Inc. (New York brand consultancy) has named Steve Lawrence as the new executive vp and...

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