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France Postpones January Sales to End of Month

The move was applauded by smaller businesses seeking to protect margins while larger retailers fear it will…

French Retailers Kick Off Holiday Season With Measured Optimism

Retailers flagged a surge in traffic as lockdowns eased up in France.

French President Announces Easing of Lockdown Measures

Shops will reopen on Nov. 28, further restrictions will lift on Dec. 15

Google to Pay Some French Publishers for Content

The likes of Le Monde, L'Express and more will be getting some amount of payment for their content appearing…

Messe Frankfurt France Replaces February Trade Shows With Small Event

Organizers have canceled the Texworld, Apparel Sourcing, Avantex, Leatherworld and Shawls & Scarves trade…

Ones to Watch: Olivia Latinovich

Emerging designer Olivia Latinovich has been building out her Los Angeles-based namesake brand, consisting of…

Small French Retailers Decry Closures During Lockdown

Shuttered store owners want to reopen immediately and say e-tailers, which remain operational, have an unfair…

France on Edge After New Terror Attack, Hours Before Lockdown

Three people were killed Thursday morning in the southern city of Nice, two inside the Notre Dame basilica.

France Poised to Lock Down Again

The country, facing a surge in coronavirus cases, will shut down non-essential stores, among other measures.

Calls to Boycott French Products in Islamic World Amplify

Turkey's president on Monday called for Turks to boycott goods from France.

Calls Mount in Islamic World to Boycott French Products

There has been a backlash to French President Emmanuel Macron's vow that France "will not give up on…

French Cosmetics Market Expected to Rebound in 2022

Sales from France's beauty product exports should return to pre-coronavirus levels by 2023.

Gap Shares Soar After Company Unveils Three-year Growth Strategy

The plan includes closing Gap and Banana Republic stores, doubling the Athleta business and growing Old Navy…

Porsche, Gucci and Louis Vuitton Top Most Valuable Luxury Brands’ Ranking

According to Brand Finance's annual report, the top 50 most valuable luxury labels will lose over $20 billion…

Stefano Tonchi Bows New L’Officiel and New Hires

Tonchi had help from Trey Laird and hired Anthony Cenname as the magazine shifts its look — and says it's…