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jean paul gaultier retrospective

Fashion

Gaultier Retrospective Unveiled in Paris

The sprawling exhibition at the Grand Palais charts the career of a fashion maverick.

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Retail

China’s Alibaba Signs Digital Distribution Deal with Music Rights Group BMG

Germany's BMG music rights company said it had signed a music digital distribution deal with China's Alibaba Group Holding Ltd , as the world's largest e-commerce firm firms up its bid to become a digital media empire.

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The Markets

Première Vision Reconfigures Shanghai Presence

An educational event is to replace the textile fair’s spring edition on April 13.

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Yoox.com, launched in 2000, was a pioneer in selling overstock merchandise online.

Business

Yoox Group Confirms Talks to Buy Net-a-Porter

Confirmation follows speculation that group is for sale.

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Business

Europe’s Stock Markets on the Upswing

Markets get boost from China finance plans.

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Accessories

Puma Names Director of Sports Marketing, Licensing

Johan Adamsson to replace Christian Voigt.

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Beauty

Glamour Partners With Feelunique.com to Launch Beauty E-Commerce

The site, called Glamour Beauty Boutique, will bow later this year.

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Prada RTW Fall 2015

Business

Prada 2014 Profits Drop 28.2%

Slowdown in the Far East dents profitability at Italian group.

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A still from the debut episode of Kiss-Off.

Beauty

Paramore’s Hayley Williams Launches Beauty and Music Video Series

Paramore’s Hayley Williams launched her debut episode of Kiss-Off, a series of three- to five-minute Webisodes that incorporates music and beauty.

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Fashion

IWC Schaffhausen to Sponsor Tribeca Film Festival Again

For the third year, IWC Schaffhausen has signed on as the official “festival-time” partner of the Tribeca Film Festival.

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