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Jungle Lab

Paris correspondent Elisabeth Franck-Dumas speaks with Chanel’s beauty anthropologist, Xavier Ormancey, who...

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Safe Keeping

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Authentic Tokyo, 2008

Amid the glass-and-steel sheen, there are still parts of the city where one can feel Japan’s handmade quality.

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What’s in Store?

As malls bloom and the economy quivers, one can’t help but ask, Where’s the “real” retail reality.