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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

12 Jan 2017

Exclusive: Staff at French fashion house Lanvin fear job cuts as sales slump - sources

PARIS Morale is low at Lanvin with staff expecting job cuts after France's oldest fashion brand swung into the red in 2016 and new designer Bouchra Jarrar failed to lift sales, sources told Reuters.

12 Jan 2017

Exclusive: Staff at French fashion house Lanvin fear job cuts as sales slump - sources

PARIS Morale is low at Lanvin with staff expecting job cuts after France's oldest fashion brand swung into the red in 2016 and new designer Bouchra Jarrar failed to lift sales, sources told Reuters.

04 Jan 2017

Louis Vuitton senior designer to take lead at French label Chloé - sources

PARIS French fashion house Chloé is set to name as it new creative director Natacha Ramsay-Levi, second-in-command to Louis Vuitton designer Nicolas Ghesquiere, sources told Reuters, as the industry braces for a fresh round of leadership changes.

27 Dec 2016

L'Oreal steps up investments in digital start-ups

PARIS French cosmetics giant L'Oreal said on Tuesday it was investing in an early stage fund managed by private equity firm Partech Ventures, making its second investment in digital and technology start-ups in less than a year.

16 Dec 2016

Rising supplies and falling prices bring caviar to mass market

PARIS A surge in production and cut-price deals from supermarkets are bringing caviar to the mass market. | Video

09 Dec 2016

Tag Heuer bucks downturn, expands in China: CEO

PARIS Tag Heuer's renaissance is far from over, its chief executive told Reuters, adding the high-end watch brand still had room to expand in China and other markets after some of the strongest sales growth in the industry this year.

07 Dec 2016

DiCaprio ivory trade documentary noses out ex-Kremlin aide's film for Oscar consideration

PARIS A documentary film on the slaughter of elephants in Africa produced by Hollywood star Leonardo DiCaprio has made an initial Oscar short-list, beating an unlikely rival entry from a former top aide to Russia's president.

07 Dec 2016

DiCaprio, former Kremlin aide competing for ivory documentary Oscar

PARIS, Dec 7 Hollywood heartthrob and environmental activist Leonardo DiCaprio is competing for another Oscar against an unlikely rival - a former top aide to Russian President Vladimir Putin.

07 Nov 2016

Vente-privée sees 2016 sales topping $3 billion

PARIS French online retailer vente-privée expects 2016 sales to reach about 3 billion euros (£2.67 billion), up from 2 billion in 2015, helped by acquisitions and a revamp of top management after pulling out of the United States, its founder told Reuters.

07 Nov 2016

Farfetch CEO says IPO on the horizon within 2-3 years

PARIS Online luxury retailer Farfetch, valued at around $1.5 billion in a fund-raising this year, sees a flotation on the cards in two to three years once a phase of high investment is over, its CEO told Reuters.

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