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Retail

Russia Topples France as Europe’s Mall Leader

The sharp rise in shopping center space coincides with an economic crisis that has impacted store openings, according to a new report.

– 2:49 PM, EST

Natalia Vodianova, Antoine Arnault

Eye

Natalia Vodianova Hosts Gala Dinner at London’s Coliseum

The event raised more than $650,000 for the Russian model’s children's charity.

– 8:03 AM, EST

The Markets

Adidas Partners With Parley for the Oceans

The German sporting goods giant said it would create more products from ocean waste and stop the use of plastic bags in its retail stores.

– 7:04 AM, EST

Business

European Stock Markets Mostly Higher

Retail and luxury stocks were uneven in mid-morning trading.

– 6:03 AM, EST

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Retail

Pandora Launches U.S. E-Store

Pandora said the U.S. online shop would start operating today and would serve all 50 U.S. states as well as Puerto Rico.

– 5:24 AM, EST

Business

Marco Angeloni Joins Caruso

He succeeds Emilio Carbonera Giani, who left the company at the end of March.

– April 17, 2015

Poppy Delevingne

Beauty

Poppy Delevingne Named Jo Malone London Ambassador

Delevingne will promote the British brand globally.

– April 17, 2015

Accessories

Thieves Steal 500 Hermès Bags

Goods valued at over $1 million were stolen from a packaging and logistics facility northwest of Paris.

– April 17, 2015

Retail

Benetton Gives $1.1M to Rana Plaza Fund

The Italian clothing company has committed to paying double the amount independent assessors say it owes.

– April 17, 2015

Business

Europe’s Stock Markets Uneven

Investors were wary over Greece having not yet agreed a deal on its debts.

– April 17, 2015