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TOMMY HILFIGER AND HARTMARX CORPORATION ANNOUNCE LICENSING AGREEMENT

 NEW YORK, June 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Tommy Hilfiger (NYSE: TOM) and Hartmarx Corporation (NYSE: HMX) announced today that they have entered into a licensing agreement to produce and market the Tommy Hilfiger tailored clothing collection in the United States, beginning with the Fall 1994 season.
 The new line, to be designed by Mr. Hilfiger, will include suits, sportscoats, trousers, topcoats and formalwear. "I have been experimenting with tailored "sport clothing" for some time and as a result of the tremendous success of those items, I felt the time was right to enter into the tailored clothing business. We have found the ideal partner in Hart Schaffner and Marx and I am very enthusiastic about the possibilities of the new collection," said Mr. Hilfiger.
 "Tommy Hilfiger is one of the most highly acclaimed American designers today and we are pleased to be associated with this important name in fashion," said Bert Hand, chairman and chief executive officer of Hartmarx Corporation.
 The showroom for the tailored clothing line will be at Hilfiger's New York headquarters at 25 West 39th Street.
 Tommy Hilfiger Corporation, through its subsidiaries, sources and markets men's sportswear and boyswear under the Tommy Hilfiger trademark. The Company's products are sold in the United States, Canada, Japan, and South America.
 Hartmarx Corporation is one of the nation's leading manufacturers of quality men's and women's apparel.
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 /CONTACT: Kim Kassel of Tommy Hilfiger U.S.A., Inc., 212-840-8888/
 (TOM HMX)


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