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Business

Japan Expands Economic Stimulus Measures

The Bank of Japan said it wants to end the country's “deflationary mindset" following the April tax increase, which has caused demand to slump.

– 3:03 AM, EDT

Business

Shiseido H1 Oper. Profit Tumbles 46.4%

The beauty giant also slashed its full-year targets. One-off gains from the sale of Decléor and Carita to L'Oréal boosted its bottom line.

– 12:44 AM, EDT

Beauty

Make Up For Ever in Bed With 'Fifty Shades'

First the book, then the movie — and now comes the makeup.

– 12:02 AM, EDT

Beauty

Sephora Gains Ground in India

After a slow start, Sephora has changed its game in the Indian market.

– 12:02 AM, EDT

Retail

Diane von Furstenberg Raising California Profile

The designer is channeling her inner California girl with three new stores in the Sunshine State.

– 12:02 AM, EDT

Retail

Hong Kong Protests Pinch Retailers

The pro-democracy demonstrations that have lasted here for just over a month show no sign of coming to an end.

– 12:02 AM, EDT

Beauty

Paris Hilton: Building an Empire

With an international branding empire with retail revenues of more than $2 billion in fragrance alone, Paris Hilton is laughing all the way to the bank.

– 12:02 AM, EDT

Media

Media People: Michael's McCarty and Millington

There are a handful of restaurants in New York that are media hangouts, but Michael’s in Midtown is perhaps the king of them all.

– 12:02 AM, EDT

Beauty

Beauty's Direct Approach

A new breed of beauty brands like Jay Manuel Beauty, Glossier, Beautycounter and Tula have scrapped the old adage of "Try before you buy."

– 12:02 AM, EDT

Men's

Theory Partners With Breeders' Cup

The year was 1984, and the winner of the first-ever Breeders' Cup Juvenile run at Hollywood Park in Los Angeles was a colt named Chief’s Crown.

– 12:02 AM, EDT

Beauty

Estée Lauder Buys Rodin Olio Lusso

The acquisition marks the second deal this month for Lauder — the ink is effectively still drying on its agreement to buy indie fragrance brand Le Labo.

– 12:02 AM, EDT

Fashion

Maje's Major Appetite

Maje celebrated the latest fruit of its major retail expansion push, a 2,000-square-foot store bearing the label’s new retail concept Manhattan.

– 12:02 AM, EDT

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