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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

Feb 14 2018

INTERVIEW-Delivery Hero rüstet sich für Preiskampf mit Amazon & Co

Berlin Der Chef des weltgrößten Essenslieferdienstes Delivery Hero rechnet mit einem deutlich schärferen Wettbewerb in seiner Branche durch den Angriff von Amazon und Uber.

Feb 14 2018

Delivery Hero sees Amazon, Uber squeezing online food market

BERLIN The chief executive of online food ordering firm Delivery Hero expects competition from the likes of Amazon and Uber to make it harder to make money although the German company is still targeting breakeven this year.

Feb 12 2018

Puma upbeat for 2018, sees turnaround for soccer sales

HERZOGENAURACH, Germany German sportswear brand Puma said on Monday it expects to increase its operating profit by another third in 2018 and lift sales by 10 percent, predicting a recovery in soccer sales even after top team Italy failed to qualify for the World Cup.

Jan 31 2018

H&M to close more stores in 2018 as online shift hurts

STOCKHOLM Fashion retailer H&M said on Wednesday sales at the start of the new year were slower than expected and it would close more core brand stores that have attracted fewer shoppers, sending its shares to a 9-year low. | Video

Jan 16 2018

Hugo Boss sales pick up at stores, online and in U.S.

BERLIN German fashion house Hugo Boss reported an acceleration in currency-adjusted sales in the fourth-quarter, driven by a rebound in growth at its stores, a jump in online sales and a recovery in the United States. | Video

Jan 15 2018

Metro reports Christmas cheer in Germany, not Russia

BERLIN German retailer Metro reported a slowdown in sales in its Russian business for the important Christmas quarter, although it saw an improvement in same-store sales at its core German wholesale unit and its hypermarkets stabilised.

Jan 12 2018

Puma shares slump as luxury group Kering plans spin-off

PARIS/BERLIN Puma shares tumbled on Friday after French parent Kering said it would spin-off the German sportswear group to its shareholders and focus solely on its luxury fashion and jewelry labels.

Jan 11 2018

Rocket Internet CEO says ready to pounce with cash pile

BERLIN Germany's Rocket Internet needs to hold on to its mountain of cash so it can compete with rivals from the United States and China and pounce when investment opportunities arise, the chief executive said in an interview.

Jan 11 2018

Rocket Internet will wieder mehr investieren

Berlin Rocket Internet will wieder verstärkt auf Einkaufstour gehen und hat dafür große Reserven angehäuft.

Dec 22 2017

Wiese resigns as Steinhoff chairman in wake of accounting scandal

(This December 14 story corrects to clarify Christo Wiese did not start Pepkor in paragraph 8)


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