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SCHUSTER JOINS ALBA-WALDENSIAN AS COO

 SCHUSTER JOINS ALBA-WALDENSIAN AS COO
 VALDESE, N.C., Feb. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- William Marmion Karnbach,


President and Chief Executive Officer of Alba-Waldensian, Inc. (AMEX: AWS), of Valdese, N.C., has announced that Thomas F. Schuster has been appointed Executive Vice-President and Chief Operating Officer of the Company, effective Feb. 10.
 Schuster has had broad experience in consumer products with extensive marketing and sales credentials from International Playtex, Bali, Hartmann Luggage Co., and Gold Toe, where he served as President and CEO.
 He completed his undergraduate studies at Tufts University with a degree in Economics and received the MBA from Harvard Business School. A current resident of Ridgewood, N.J., Schuster and wife, Gladys, have a daughter who is currently a senior at New York University. The family will relocate to Valdese, N.C., the headquarters of Alba- Waldensian.
 A Vietnam veteran, Schuster served in the Navy from 1965 to 1969, reaching the rank of Lieutenant. He received the Navy Commendation Medal for valor.
 In late 1991 Karnbach announced his retirement from full-time service with the company as of May 1992, continuing on as a Board member and consultant. He has now stated that it is expected that Schuster will become CEO at the Annual Shareholder Meeting set for May 13.
 Alba-Waldensian is a diversified manufacturer and marketer of specialty knitwear and related products to retail and health care markets, both domestic and international, and employs approximately 900 employees in five locations in Valdese, N.C. The company has sales offices in New York, Illinois, and California.
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 /CONTACT: Van C. Irwin, Alba-Waldensian, Inc., 704-879-6503/
 (AWS) CO: Alba-Waldensian, Inc. ST: North Carolina IN: TEX SU: PER


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