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Victoria’s Secret Executive Talks International Expansion

Understanding local markets, return on investment, and customer needs are all important tools for retailers…

What to Watch: France Bans Destruction of Unsold Clothes and Adds Eco Score

These are among measures that came into effect on Jan. 1 as part of the planned road map from the anti-waste…

Valérie Messika, Eléonore de Boysson Among 2022 Légion d’Honneur Inductees

They were among the 547 honorees of the new year, alongside ambassadors, former ministers and medical…

Black Friday Apparel Sales Down in France

The promotional period did nothing to help France's ailing fashion retailers recoup losses for the year so…

Zenith Releases Two Timepieces

The Defy Zero-G and 21 Double Tourbillon will be handcrafted in transparent sapphire crystal case.

Sotheby’s to Sell Tiaras Said to Belong to Empress Josephine

The neoclassical jewels featuring cameos and carved stones are expected to reach $688,000 at auction on Dec…

Hermione People & Brands to Buy Gap France Activities

Hermione People & Brands, part of Michel Ohayon's Financière Immobilière Bordelaise, will operate the stores…

Josie Natori Talks 45 Years in Fashion, Wearable Art and Her Respect for Kim Kardashian West’s Skims Brand

The founder of her namesake luxury lingerie and sleepwear brand is expanding into jewelry, footwear, men's…

Christie’s to Auction Marie-Antoinette’s Diamond Bracelets

The doomed queen's pair of diamond bracelets are estimated between $2 million and $4 million, but could reach…

French Administrative Court Repeals COVID-19 Health Pass Mandate

The requirement to present a health pass to access shopping malls prevented adequate access to necessary…

Galeries Lafayette to Franchise 11 Stores in France

The franchising project aims to better adapt stores located in mid-sized cities to local customer…

France to Require Proof of COVID-19 Vaccination to Enter Shopping Malls

People will have to show proof of vaccination or a recent negative COVID-19 test to enter shopping centers…

Groupe Beaumanoir in Exclusive Talks to Buy Caroll

Groupe Beaumanoir plans to invest in expanding Caroll internationally.

French Hair Care Brand Lazartigue Enters U.S. Retail

Lazartigue estimates $3 million in total U.S. sales within the next year.

French Retailers Pressure Government to Allow Stores to Reopen

Retailers are asking to reopen on May 10 while the French government plans to begin easing restrictions in…