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MONSKE TO FEDERATED MERCHANDISING: Marie Monske has joined Federated Merchandising Services as vice president of dresses, coats and suits. Federated Merchandising is the buying division of Federated Department Stores.
Monske succeeds Sarah Tyson, who resigned. She reports to Janice Kaplan, senior vice president.
Since October 1993, Monske had been with I. Appel Corp. as vice president and general merchandise manager of Appel Sleepwear. From 1969 to 1993, she worked at the May Merchandising Co. unit of the May Department Stores Co., becoming senior vice president and general merchandise manager of dresses, coats, suits, intimate apparel and furs.

HE-RO SHIFTS ANASTOS: Steven Anastos has been appointed to the new post of senior vice president for sales and merchandising of wholesale at The He-Ro Group. His duties include overseeing the firm's two wholesale divisions--Niteline by Della Roufogali and Black Tie by Oleg Cassini.
Anastos, who had been president of Niteline since 1992, will be responsible for the overall direction of the two divisions, which produce evening and social occasion dresses.
He reports to Alan R. Bogner, president and chief operating officer of He-Ro. The position of president of Niteline will not be filled. Shirley Ornstein remains president of Black Tie, reporting to Anastos.

MISTY HARBOR SPREADS ITS WINGS: As part of its strategy to broaden its licensing program, New York-based Misty Harbor Properties has signed a licensing agreement with JRB Enterprises for children's outerwear and swimwear under the Misty Harbor label.
Targeted to department stores, the new collections will include apparel for infants, toddlers, girls and boys. The lines will be launched for spring.
Misty Harbor Properties licenses the Misty Harbor trademark to Essex Manufacturing for rain slickers and umbrellas, and to Amerex for women's coats and outerwear. It also has a licensing agreement with Crossroads for women's handbags and totes, and wants to add more product categories, said Peter Baum, executive vice president of operations.
Baum said a shoe license should be signed soon, and next on the agenda would be casual, moderate-priced sportswear; discussions are being held about developing a license.
Misty Harbor products will generate about $100 million at retail this year, Baum said.

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