Versace's Global Fashion Business...
...Faces Tough Worldwide Rivals
U.S.: POLO-RALPH LAUREN Prep-school look boosted by $750 million raised in June IPO; Calvin Klein, now targeting expansion in Europe
ITALY: GIORGIO ARMANI No. 1 in Italy with $1.2 billion in 1996 sales, may take company public
FRANCE: LVMH'S brands such as Kenzo, Givenchy, Christian Lacroix, and Guerlain generate over $1.8 billion in sales
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