TITLE

Coleman: Keeping Maidenform fit

AUTHOR(S)
Monget, Karyn
PUB. DATE
August 1996
SOURCE
WWD: Women's Wear Daily;8/5/1996, Vol. 172 Issue 24, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the multifaceted strategies of Elizabeth J. Coleman as she navigates Maidenform Worldwide Inc. into the next millennium. Focus on new underwear collection in Maidenform mailers for college students; Expansions of product lines and acquisitions; Goal to have basic and special occasion garments in all demographic segments and distribution channels.
ACCESSION #
9609182137

 

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