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Glenn Close Wears a White Mustache for Why Milk?

LOS ANGELES, Jan 15, 2008 / FW/ — For those whose New Year’s resolution include losing some weight for health reasons, follow Glenn Close’s example and drink some milk. The Golden Globe winning actress is kicking off “Why Milk?” new initiative, “The Campaign for Healthy Weight” with an ad wherein …
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Neil Barrett To Open Flagship Store in Japan in 2008

NEW YORK, Jan 14, 2008 / FW/ — It is great news all over at Neil Barrett’s. The Milan-based designer recently signed a partnership agreement with PMD Japan for the label’s distribution through its showroom in Tokyo and Osaka effective immediately. To accelerate the development, a Neil Barrett flagship store …
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Versace Reports Sales of over 300 million euros for 2007

NEW YORK, Jan 13, 2008 / FW/ — Giancarlo Di Risio, CEO of Versace, has two things to smile about, a successful unveiling of the maison’s Fall 2008 menswear collection and a healthy sales growth, 288 million euros in 2006 to over 300 million euros in 2007. Taking into consideration …
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Green Plus The Colors of the Rainbow Are The New Black

DALLAS, Jan 8, 2008 / FW/ — For the past several years, catwalks from New York, London, Milan and Paris have chosen colors to do most of the talking for both menswear and womenswear. That affinity for color has been transmitted to electronic gadgets and appliances, even to the functional …
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NRF Tips For Stress-Free Returns After The Holidays

WASHINGTON D.C., Dec 11, 2007 / — Though the number of merchandise returns have gone down due to the popularity of gift cards, returning unwanted gifts after Christmas is still a big concern for retailers, gift givers and those who receive them. According to the National Retail Federation, 57.5% of …