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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

Aug 20 2018

Genoa bridge disaster sharpens focus on Benetton strategy shift

PARIS/NEW YORK, Aug 20 A world away from the brightly coloured knitwear that made the family name, what had looked an inspired move into infrastructure by Italy's Benettons faces increased scrutiny after this month's Genoa motorway bridge disaster.

Aug 10 2018

Trade war threatens reign of luxury stocks

LONDON/PARIS An escalating trade war between the United States and China could abruptly end a glittering stock market run for luxury goods firms, with some investors already put off by lofty valuations in a sector powered by shoppers in the two countries.

Jul 27 2018

L'Oreal shares drop as struggles to lift growth at Garnier shampoo unit

PARIS L'Oreal shares fell on Friday as the cosmetics firm struggled to fire up sales of its mass market beauty products like Garnier shampoo and revenues in western Europe faltered.

Jul 25 2018

LVMH shrugs off China concerns in boon to luxury peers

PARIS LVMH on Tuesday posted robust results for the first half of the year and said Chinese shoppers were still lapping up goods at its major brands like Louis Vuitton, easing fears of waning demand in the luxury industry's biggest market. | Video

Jul 10 2018

Old fashion: Vintage boom buoys RealReal and jolts luxury labels

PARIS/NEW YORK Second-hand fashion, once confined to thrift stores, is outstripping sales growth in the primary luxury goods sector, helping market leader The RealReal expand its business and prompting international labels to look at tie-ups.

Jul 07 2018

Orange says open to French telecom tie-up talks, not an instigator

AIX-EN-PROVENCE, France French telecoms firms Orange is open to discussing potential tie-ups with other operators in its home market but is not likely to be the instigator of consolidation in the sector, financial chief Ramon Fernandez said.

Jun 26 2018

Menswear in vogue for luxury brands with designs on growth

PARIS Young, hip, urban, and male ... meet the fashion world's new best friend.

Jun 21 2018

Chanel steps out of fashion shadows to show off surging sales

PARIS French fashion group Chanel published financial results for the first time on Thursday, showing off its credentials as one of the luxury world's biggest labels by sales as revenue and profit grew strongly in 2017.

Jun 13 2018

Weak British market drags on handbag maker Mulberry's sales

LONDON Falling tourist numbers in Britain dented sales by leather handbag maker Mulberry at the start of its financial year, even as the company expands in markets in Asia where luxury rivals have prospered.

Jun 09 2018

With sales boom in mind, Gucci tightens grip on suppliers

FLORENCE, Italy Kering's fashion powerhouse Gucci is bringing more manufacturing in-house, as luxury firms step up efforts to meet rampant demand from Chinese shoppers with slicker operations.


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