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Tuesday, March 3, 2015 at 1:42am
TOKYO—Retailers here saw higher sales in February thanks to tourist flows to Japan, cold weather and a weak yen that boosted the prices of imported luxury goods. Fast Retailing said Tuesday that February same-store sales at its Uniqlo stores in Japan grew by 7.7 percent over... read more
Tuesday, March 3, 2015 at 1:42am
TOKYO—Retailers here saw higher sales in February thanks to tourist flows to Japan, cold weather and a weak yen that boosted the prices of imported luxury goods. Fast Retailing said Tuesday that February same-store sales at its Uniqlo stores in Japan grew by 7.7 percent over... read more
Tuesday, March 3, 2015 at 1:00am
In leading up to next year’s anticipated release of the Q30 premium compact hatchback — expected to compete with the Mercedes GLA, BMW X1 and Audi Q3 — here we get a look at Infiniti’s new QX30 concept. The clear aesthetic standout on the five-door crossover is the wavy body... read more
Tuesday, March 3, 2015 at 12:00am
Consider us all aboard the Action Bronson express as he rumbles toward the official release of his album, Mr. Wonderful. For his latest drop, he enlists the help of two inventive musicians – Chance The Rapper and producer Mark Ronson – for a comedic, albeit smooth, tongue-... read more
Monday, March 2, 2015 at 9:01pm
Diller, Scofidio + Renfro has the kind of major commissions under its belt — the High Line and the upcoming Culture Shed at Hudson Yards — that make it one of the top architecture firms in New York City. Two years ago, the Deste Foundation for Contemporary Art in Greece... read more
Monday, March 2, 2015 at 9:01pm
WOMAN POWER: The five laureates of the 17th annual For Women in Science awards were revealed Tuesday. The L’Oréal Foundation in partnership with UNESCO yearly recognizes the achievements of five female scientists, each of whom works in the physical sciences and hails from a... read more
Monday, March 2, 2015 at 9:01pm
WOMAN POWER: The five laureates of the 17th annual For Women in Science awards were revealed Tuesday. The L’Oréal Foundation in partnership with UNESCO yearly recognizes the achievements of five female scientists, each of whom works in the physical sciences and hails from a... read more
Monday, March 2, 2015 at 9:01pm
SUNNY AT THE SETAI: The von Furstenbergs are headed to South Beach. Led by financier Alexander von Furstenberg, the family has partnered with Nakash Holdings — the privately held company controlled by the founders of Jordache — on a new hotel deal. Nakash Holdings purchased The... read more
Monday, March 2, 2015 at 9:01pm
SUNNY AT THE SETAI: The von Furstenbergs are headed to South Beach. Led by financier Alexander von Furstenberg, the family has partnered with Nakash Holdings — the privately held company controlled by the founders of Jordache — on a new hotel deal. Nakash Holdings purchased The... read more
Monday, March 2, 2015 at 9:01pm
PARIS — Adam Andrascik, who is slated to stage his first runway show for Guy Laroche on Wednesday, said his main goal as the house’s new creative director will be to bridge the gap between two worlds, which at least at first glance have little in common: Laroche’s color- and... read more

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