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Jeff Mason is a White House Correspondent for Reuters and the 2016-2017 president of the White House Correspondents’ Association. He was the lead Reuters correspondent for President Barack Obama's 2012 campaign and interviewed the president at the White House in 2015. Jeff has been based in Washington since 2008, when he covered the historic race between Obama, Hillary Clinton and John McCain. Jeff started his career in Frankfurt, Germany, where he covered the airline industry before moving to Brussels, Belgium, where he covered the European Union. He is a Colorado native, proud graduate of Northwestern University and former Fulbright scholar.

Twitter handle: @jeffmason1

Jul 27 2018

Danone keeps growth outlook despite Morocco boycott

PARIS Danone is counting on baby food sales in China to help power annual earnings higher despite setbacks in Morocco and Brazil that slowed second quarter sales, the French food group said on Friday.

Jul 26 2018

Carrefour confident of turnaround after first-half profit rise

PARIS Carrefour CEO Alexandre Bompard on Thursday expressed confidence in his turnaround strategy after Europe's largest retailer posted a stronger-than-expected 5.8 percent rise in first-half operating profits.

Jul 26 2018

French retailer Casino pushes on with asset sales yet debt concerns persist

PARIS Supermarket retailer Casino , which is facing investor concerns about its high debt levels, said it was making progress with its assets disposal plan, with the sale of a 15 percent stake in its Mercialys property unit.

Jul 26 2018

AccorHotels drops plan to buy minority stake in Air France-KLM

PARIS AccorHotels , Europe's largest hotelier, said it had abandoned plans to buy a minority stake in Air France-KLM , which has been hit by boardroom and staff unrest.

Jul 25 2018

Channel tunnel operator Getlink's first half profits rise

PARIS Channel tunnel operator Getlink expressed confidence over growing profits and dividends this year and in the next four years, despite the challenges of Brexit.

Jul 20 2018

Remy's first quarter sales beat forecasts as demand in China proves strong

PARIS Strong demand from China helped cognac sales at French spirits group Remy Cointreau beat expectations, with the figures lifting its share price on Friday.

Jul 17 2018

Casino strikes confident tone as second quarter sales beat forecasts

PARIS Retailer Casino , which is battling to ease investor concerns about its high debt levels, posted stronger-than-expected second-quarter revenue, thanks to accelerating sales in France and Brazil, and predicted solid growth ahead.

Jul 16 2018

French anti-trust authority to probe supermarket purchasing alliances

PARIS France's antitrust authority said on Monday it will investigate whether several purchasing alliances recently sealed by French and European supermarket retailers threatened competition rules.

Jul 05 2018

Sodexo shares rise as third-quarter sales beat expectations, keeps goals

PARIS France's Sodexo cheered investors on Thursday by beating third-quarter sales expectations and by offering plans to bolster earnings, sending shares in the world's second-biggest caterer 7 percent higher.

Jul 03 2018

Carrefour, Tesco deal to squeeze suppliers, big and small

PARIS/LONDON A deal between Carrefour and Tesco to team up on global purchasing will help them not only cut prices but also expand their own-label ranges, tightening a squeeze on major brand producers such as Nestle and Kraft Heinz.

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