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FRUIT OF THE LOOM, INC. AND FARLEY INDUSTRIES HOSTS RECEPTION FOR THE COUNCIL FOR TRADE AND ECONOMIC COOPERATION (CIS-USA)

 CHICAGO, Aug. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Fruit of the Loom, Inc. (AMEX: FTL) and Farley Industries are pleased to announce that they will host a reception and dinner for members of the Council for Trade and Economic Cooperation (CIS-USA) on Wednesday, Aug. 25, in Chicago.
 The delegation of approximately 100 CEOs and enterprise leaders from the newly-independent states of the Russian Federation and the CIS is the highest-level private sector group ever to meet in the United States at one time since the dissolution of the Soviet Union. They are visiting Chicago to participate in week long meetings and seminars organized by the Mid-America Committee for International Business and Government Cooperation.
 William Farley, chairman and CEO of Fruit of the Loom, Inc. and Farley Industries said, "We are very pleased to welcome and show our support for the members of the CIS-USA visiting the great city of Chicago. It is important for U.S. corporations to show their support for this group of hard-working, energetic individuals as they develop a free market in Russia."
 The reception and dinner are being held in the Terrace Room at Comiskey Park, during the Chicago White Sox vs. New York Yankees game. Also attending the dinner will be Chicago area CEOs participating in the conference and Fruit of the Loom executives.
 Fruit of the Loom is a vertically integrated international manufacturer and marketer of quality activewear and casualwear for the imprinted and retail markets, men's and boys' underwear and women's and girls' underwear. The company employs approximately 33,400 people in over 50 locations worldwide. Principal brand names include FRUIT OF THE LOOM(R), BVD(R), SCREEN STARS(R), and MUNSINGWEAR(R). The company is also a leading manufacturer of infants' and toddlers' underwear and family socks, using the FRUIT OF THE LOOM brand name. All Fruit of the Loom products are "unconditionally guaranteed."
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 /CONTACT: Diane M. Fitzgerald, director of corporate communications of Fruit of the Loom, Inc., 312-993-1815/
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