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A Galeries Lafayette department store in Paris, France.

Galeries Lafayette to Shutter 2 Stores

The French retailer plans to close locations in Béziers and Thiais.

Selfridges Names Director of Men’s Wear and Head of Accessories Buying

The store has promoted within its existing buying team.

A view outside the Macy's store in Herald Square.

Macy’s Eyeing China, International Expansion

Macy's is getting more serious about China and other potential overseas ventures.

J.C. Penney has 1,100 stores.

Kent Foster to Retire from J.C. Penney’s Board

Foster, who joined Penney’s board in August 1998, is the former chairman of Ingram Micro Inc.

Stella Jean cuff

Holt Renfrew Taps Into African Culture

In its second installment, Holt Renfrew’s H Project is back with a continent’s worth of craft and culture to uncrate — that of Africa.

Elie Tahari, Harrods

Harrods Gets Elie Tahari Shop-In-Shop

Elie Tahari has set up shop across the pond, opening a leased shop-in-shop at Harrods in London.

Karen Katz

Neiman Marcus Group Buoyed By New Trends

The Neiman Marcus Group likes the look of European fashion and is hoping for a much-needed lift in ready-to-wear sales.

M&S to Offer Gift Card to Investors as Alternative to Dividend

Marks & Spencer is to offer its army of private investors a gift card instead of a dividend payment as the British retailer rethinks the way it rewards shareholders.

Specialty Stores Continue to Add Jobs

Department stores trim payrolls.