PARIS — Carrefour SA said sales fell 0.6 percent in the second quarter as poor weather compounded a morose economic climate in Europe, though emerging markets helped to redress the balance.
The world’s second-largest retailer behind Wal-Mart Stores Inc. reported sales of 20.46 billion euros, or $26.71 billion, in the three months ended June 30. All dollar rates are calculated at average exchange for the periods to which they refer.
A Stella McCartney sketch of a custom dress made from protein-based silk in partnership with biotech lab Bolt Threads. The dress will be displayed at The Museum of Modern Art's upcoming design exhibition, "Items: Is Fashion Modern?"