Online sales? Maybe one day, says Chanel

PARIS France's Chanel has no immediate plans for online sales of its coveted outfits or handbags, a senior executive said on Friday, making it one of the fashion world's last hold-outs as rivals experiment with websites to win over new clients.

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Kendall Jenner ousts Gisele Bundchen as world's top-earning model 21 Nov 2017

LOS ANGELES Kendall Jenner topped a list on Tuesday of the world's highest paid models, edging Gisele Bundchen out of the No. 1 spot for the first time in 15 years in a ranking that reflected the growing power of social media influencers.

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Angels or demons? Politics in the air as Victoria's Secret show hits China 21 Nov 2017

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