Business

Penney's Hit by Another Key Executive Departure

clock July 20, 2018David Moin

Business

Roberto Cavalli Said Open to New Investors

clock July 20, 2018Luisa Zargani

Beauty

Tmall Global Encourages Italian Beauty Brands to Enter Chinese Market

clock July 20, 2018Sandra Salibian

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People

Vincent Cassel Talks Playing Paul Gauguin, the #MeToo Movement and Wedding Plans

For Edouard Deluc’s “Gauguin: Voyage to Tahiti,” the actor aimed to show the French artist as a man, not an icon.

clock July 11, 2018Rosemary Feitelberg

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People

Naomi Campbell Calls for Greater Diversity, Modernity, Redefined Retail Strategies at French-American Luxury Exchange

The emergence of new media provides greater opportunities, audiences and outlets for up-and-coming designers, Campbell said.

clock June 9, 2018Rosemary Feitelberg

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Technology

Lectra Summit Serves Up Salve for Fashion Industry Woes

The company recently hosted presentations on the evolving retail landscape and unveiled its latest innovations in Bordeaux, France.

clock May 18, 2018Lauren Olsen

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Technology

Lectra’s Cutting Room 4.0 Aims to Offer New Possibilities for Businesses

One of the team’s executives details how he believes brands and retailers may profit from the company’s latest reveal.

clock May 18, 2018Lauren Olsen

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Technology

Salesforce Invests $2.2 Billion for Growth in France

Here is why the company has set its sights on France.

clock April 30, 2018Lauren Olsen

'Visitors to Versailles' is on view through July 29.

Fashion Scoops

‘Visitors to Versailles’ Bows at The Met to Shed Some Light on Fashion

In addition to Benjamin Franklin’s rarely seen three-piece suit, the exhibition will feature furniture, tapestries, carpets, costumes, porcelain, sculpture and more from the 17th and 18th centuries.

clock April 9, 2018Rosemary Feitelberg

Offtrack's founders think being a little unconventional is good for business.

People

French Women Do Wear Machine Washable Leather Leggings From Offtrack

Offtrack founders Isabelle Alix and Noémie Blanchard aim to democratize high-end leatherwear through comfort, practicality and price.

clock March 9, 2018Rosemary Feitelberg

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Financial

Amazon Settles Tax Dispute With French Authorities

France asked Amazon for 200 million euros in back taxes in 2012.

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Government and Trade

Luxottica Facing Antitrust Investigation of 46 Billion Euro Essilor Merger

The European Commission said there are “several issues” with the proposed deal.

clock September 26, 2017Kali Hays

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Legal

France Forcing Corporate Transparency With New Law

Companies like Kering and LVMH are still waiting for specifics on implementation, but they have to comply with new rules, with or without them.

clock August 22, 2017Kali Hays

Ana Girardot in a cape from her capsule for Pablo.

Fashion Scoops

Pablo Taps French Actress Ana Girardot for Capsule

Style is a family affair for the actress whose collection is due out in September.

clock August 22, 2017Lily Templeton

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Financial

Canada Goose Grows Revenue, Cuts Losses and Expands Internationally

The luxury down coat brand is on the road to being a $1 billion company.

clock August 10, 2017Kali Hays

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Retail

Ba&sh Accelerates U.S. Push

The French contemporary fashion chain is to open two stores in the country and embark on a digital and influencer marketing drive.

clock July 28, 2017Katya Foreman

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Government and Trade

EU Caught €670M Worth of Counterfeit Goods Last Year

The number of seized items grew and counterfeit beauty products, apparel and accessories made up about half of the value.

clock July 20, 2017Kali Hays

President Donald Trump, first lady Melania Trump, French President Emmanuel Macron his wife Brigitte Macron, sit for dinner at the Jules Verne Restaurant on the Eiffel Tower in Paris, Thursday, July 13, 2017. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)

Fashion Scoops

First Lady Melania Trump Wears Hervé Pierre Dress for Eiffel Tower Dinner

Trump’s stylist Hervé Pierre designed the dress she wore to dine with French President Emmanuel Macron and his wife Brigitte.

clock July 13, 2017Rosemary Feitelberg

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U.K. Government Should Consider Banning Fur, Post-Brexit  

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