Outgoing Conde Nast executive Xavier Romatet said he was not involved with Groupe Marie Claire or talks with industry peers to form a new entity after Groupe Marie Claire withdrew from the talks last month.
Running until 4 May, the store offers an immersive experience with a unique display against opalescent panels. Customers are invited to join the schedule of activities, which includes immersive yoga classes.
The Arkansas-based multinational retailer has announced it will remove all 5,000 copies of Cosmopolitan magazine from its US checkout stands. In a statement, Walmart said the move was "primarily a business decision."
Xavier Romatet, in the process of leaving Conde Nast International, has already been negotiating with unions at Groupe Marie Claire in recent weeks on a restructuring of the French media group, sources have said.
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