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By Janet Pinkerton Check your hurricane fatigue at the door: The impact of Monday's Hurricane Wilma is huge, as Florida retailers and their communities remain hamstrung by power outages and gas shortages. Wilma was a Category 3 hurricane that hit an area covering nearly 22,000 square miles, by Florida Power & Light's estimates. So far, the death toll holds at 7. The Florida Insurance Council pegged preliminary damage estimates to range from $6 billion to $10 billion. An estimated 5 million people were initially without power, thanks to Wilma. Florida Power & Light has restored more than 541,000 out of 3.2 million of its customers initially without

President O. Perry Clay of Sharp Electronics Corp. retired, effective December 31. He had been with Sharp for 17 years, having left Westinghouse Electric Corp. where he served for 23 years. He will continue to serve Sharp as an advisor to the chairman for an agreed period to assure a seamless transition. Sharp has not yet announced who will replace Clay. The company also named Bob Scaglione vice president of marketing of the company's consumer electronics group. Scaglione joined Sharp in 1989 as a sales manager for audio/visual products. Dr. Herbert Wörner will hand the reins of CEO and president of BSH Bosch

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