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Ralph Lauren on Double RL, 1985.

Retail

Think Tank: Ralph Lauren, Superboss

Author and professor Sydney Finkelstein explores why the designer is also an influential executive.

– 17 minutes ago

Ben Pfeifer, GM Shuttestock Editorial, Dan Otero, CEO of BFA, Jon Oringer, Founder of Shutterstock and Billy Farrell, Co-Founder/Partner of BFA.

Media

Shutterstock Expands Fashion Reach Through Licensing Deal With BFA

The new deal not only gives Shutterstock access to BFA’s archive of 1.7 million images, but it also ups its rivalry with Getty.

– 48 minutes ago

Beauty

Givaudan, MassChallenge Join Forces

The Swiss fragrance and flavors supplier said it would benefit from access to hundreds of accelerated start-ups resulting from the tie-in.

– 7:40 AM, EST

The Nars Vault

Beauty

Nars Expands into Europe, Sets First Boutique in London

Store is to open on King Street in Covent Garden.

– 7:00 AM, EST

Eyewear from Safilo.

Accessories

Swatch and Safilo Ink Five-Year Agreement

The first collection of their line, dubbed Swatch The Eyes, will be launched in spring 2016.

– 6:51 AM, EST

Business

Europe’s Stock Markets Uneven

Retail and luxury stocks also put on mixed show in morning trading on Tuesday.

– 6:29 AM, EST

Phoebe Philo.

Fashion

Phoebe Philo ‘Committed’ to Céline, Internal Memo Says

Employees were told the designer and the company “are more motivated and committed than ever to their partnership.”

– 5:49 AM, EST

Business

Asian Shares Tank on Economic Worries

Mounting concerns about the global economic landscape sent Asian shares on a nosedive Tuesday, mirroring a negative trend on Wall Street.

– 5:07 AM, EST

Earrings by Pandora

Accessories

Pandora’s Net Profit Gains 36.5% in Q4

The Danish jewelry firm continues to expand across all regions.

– 3:03 AM, EST

Beauty

Shiseido Sees Profits Falling, Sales Rising

The beauty giant said its profits for its current fiscal year will fall due to increased investments.

– 1:39 AM, EST