Clothing giants Federated Department Stores Inc and Tarrant Apparel Group on Thursday agreed a multi-year exclusive distribution pact to distribute American Rag CIE, a new casual sportswear collection for juniors and young men. Cincinnati-based Federated said in a statement that from August, the American Rag collection will be available in approximately 100 select Macy's, The Bon Marche, Burdines, Goldsmith's, Lazarus and Rich's-Macy's locations.