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Arthur Friedman

Senior Editor, Special Projects, Textiles & Trade

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Leslie Fay Shuts 4 Factories, Citing Strike Costs

NEW YORK -- Admitting that the costs of the strike by the ILGWU have "continued to mount," The Leslie Fay…

Leslie Fay Playing it Cool in ILGWU Strike

NEW YORK -- Despite a turbulent two weeks, officials of The Leslie Fay Cos. insist that the strike against…

ILGWU to Consumers: Boycott Leslie Fay and Stores Selling It

NEW YORK -- The ILGWU will launch a nationwide call today for a consumer boycott of Leslie Fay products and…

Leslie Fay Panel Hears from SEC, ILGWU

WILKES-BARRE, Pa. -- The Securities and Exchange Commission plans to expedite its investigation into The…

Leslie Fay Execs Will Not Testify at House Hearing on Plant Closings

NEW YORK -- Calling it "inappropriate for politicians to interfere with management-labor negotiations,"…

Day-Into_Evening Scores

NEW YORK -- Looks that move around the clock -- from day into night -- continue to grow in importance and are…

ILGWU Seeks Wide Boycott of Leslie Fay

NEW YORK -- The ILGWU has begun implementing what it says will be a "massive boycott" of Leslie Fay products…

ILGWU Ready for ‘Long Strike’ Against Leslie Fay

NEW YORK -- The ILGWU launched a full-scale strike against The Leslie Fay Cos. Wednesday morning.

Susan…

ILGWU: Only ‘Miracle’ Can Avert Leslie Fay Strike

NEW YORK -- "Barring a last-minute miracle, we're going on strike at 12:01 tonight against Leslie Fay," Susan…

ILGWU Pact Raising Industry Ire

NEW YORK -- The ILGWU's new labor contract, approved so far by six of the industry's 45 trade associations…

8 PA. Representatives Press Reno, SEC on Leslie Fay Case

NEW YORK -- Congressman Paul E. Kanjorski (D, Pa.), who represents the district where The Leslie Fay Cos. has…

House Panel Schedules Hearings on Leslie Fay Closing U.S. Plant

NEW YORK -- The House Subcommittee on Labor-Management Relations has authorized hearings into The Leslie Fay…

Wool Coats Get Global Sourcing

NEW YORK -- Considered of one of the last bastions of domestic production, wool coat makers are turning to…

SA Boosts Eco Efforts

NEW YORK -- Environmental causes are reaping some benefits from the philanthropic impulses of the apparel…

Leslie Fay: Counting Penney’s in the Pinch

NEW YORK -- Struggling to pull itself out of Chapter 11 and prop up its sagging business, The Leslie Fay Cos…