Women's Wear Daily Online


Cynthia Reid wrote:
From: "Cynthia Reid" <nj@ccat.sas.upenn.edu>
Subject: Women's Wear Daily Online
Date: Thu, 12 Apr 2001 17:35:34 -0400

Women's Wear Daily Online


Most recent contents:


- Forget Wimbledon white, tennis gear is getting a major spruce-up this
season with lots of color and less traditional looks.


- Denim Report: Denim isn't the typical canvas of graffiti artists, but
that's not stopping jeans firms from creating styles using the urban art
- Junior Report: Vendors are scaling back offerings and counting on items to
drive business for fall, while stores are keeping inventories lean.
- Sport Report: Looking to attract the influential teen market, activewear
firms are shaking up their traditional images to show some ingenuity.


- LVMH named Philippe de Beauvoir, ceo of its Le Bon Marche chain, to pilot
its newly acquired Right Bank department store La Samaritaine.
- The U.S. and the European Union have called a truce in the long-simmering
trade battle over banana imports that threatened luxury good imports.


- The ladies filed into Christie's for a show of Badgley Mischka's fall
collection and a preview of the auction house's sale of magnificent jewels.

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Original posting date: 
Wednesday, May 30, 2001
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