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Laabs, Jennifer J.
November 1997
Workforce (10928332);Nov97, Vol. 76 Issue 11, p17
Presents brief news on several companies in United States. Reason for Nike Inc. severance of ties with Indonesian factories; Projected plans of Eastman Kodak Inc. in battling stiffer competitions; Merging of accounting firms Cooper and Lybrand LLP and Price Waterhouse LLP.


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