S&P mulling downgrade for Authentic Fitness debt

August 1996
WWD: Women's Wear Daily;8/5/1996, Vol. 172 Issue 24, p24
Trade Publication
Reports that Standard and Poor's might downgrade the credit ratings of Authentic Fitness Corp. in the wake of the termination of its merger agreement with Warnaco Group.


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