2004’s Retail Surprise? Economic Outlook Rosy But It Might Not Last
Election-year politics are likely to give the economy a jolt in 2004, but without sustained job creation, it might not carry into 2005.
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WONDERFUL TOWN: It was a celebrity-filled lineup for the Nov. 23 opening night of the 1953 Broadway musical, “Wonderful Town,” at the Al Hirschfeld Theater in Manhattan. Maidenform Inc. was the title sponsor of the after-show party…
NEW YORK — Benefiting from earlier promotions and fragrance innovations, Elizabeth Arden saw profits inch up 3.2 percent in the third quarter.
Net income for the three months ended Oct. 25 hit $38.9 million, or 88 cents a diluted share,…