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Burke, Mary Lermann

a nursing theorist who, with Georgene Gaskill Eakes and Margaret A. Hainsworth, developed the Theory of Chronic Sorrow to describe the ongoing feelings of loss that arise from illness, debilitation, or death.
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Production was shifted offshore, mainly to China, line by line but only after Burke was sure that it could be done with no loss of quality.
Burke says there has been no loss of quality and, in fact, it has been possible to introduce new features to products much more easily because of lower labour costs.
With its focus shifted to importing and distribution, Burke Marine was able to take on new product lines and began importing Henri Lloyd sailing clothing.
Burke says, the girls are the driving force behind marketing the casual wear and they have already attracted the attention of key fashion retailers.