Le Point Article:
Just published a few days ago, this article contains some interest
ing insights on why American companies are reducing their investments in France. Click here
for the article (in French). Merci to Philippe in Toulouse for giving us the heads up. Siri Vik at Vie de Bohème:
The Siri Vik cabaret-concert at Vie de Bohè
me in SE Portland last week was standing room only - a great crowd and a super ambiance, as reported by many. Look for Siri to come back t
o Portland soon, to repeat this success.New Event Menu at St Honoré:
Planning a holiday party at home or at the office? St Honoré
has just announced its new event menu which includes Mini Quiche, Mini Croque Monsieur, Sacristan cheese sticks, and Gougères (items that are not in their regular menu). Click here for the new event menu and remember that Alliance members qualify for 10% discounts at all St Honoré locations.
New French Skincare Website: Alliance organization member Hélène Lawless of Be Smooth in the Pearl is pleased to offer 10% first orders from her new site, LeFrenchSkinCare.com. The site features some of the best French skincare products, free local shipping, samples and video tutorials on how to select and use products based on your skin type. Diplomatie Film
: The film, Diplomatie, will open November 14 at Living Room Theaters. Click here
for the listing and here
for the trailer. It's a historical drama that depicts the relationship between Dietrich von Choltitz, the German military governor of occupied Paris, and Swedish consul-general Raoul Nordling. The film is in French and subtitled in English.Seeking Seattle Commuter:
Are you traveling from Seattle to Portland between now and November 20? We need a volunteer to bring in some supplies from our Seattle partner, the French-American Chamber of Commerce. In exchange we can offer a nice product prize. Email firstname.lastname@example.org.