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Store Wars: Pret a Manger and Eat

Each week we look at retailers competing in similar sectors. We tuck into two food chains as Pret a Manger takes on Eat

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Saint Laurent label drops Yves name for ready-to-wear collection

Creative director Hedi Slimane re-brands fashion collection under new name Saint Laurent Paris

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El Bulli chef sued over allegations of cheating former partner

Ferran Adrià accused of paying a former investor an excessively low price for his stake in the world-famous restaurant

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Facebook likely to be the fourth richest flotation in stock market history

Despite almost certain IPO success, Facebook has to start making money from mobile phone advertising soon

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Facebook’s quietly confident IPO

Mark Zuckerberg is likely to stay tight-lipped about Facebook’s stock market flotation – unlike other Silicon Valley CEOs recently

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Apple buys Israeli flash storage maker in $500m deal

Anobit sold after a week of speculation surrounding the companies

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Burberry boss gifts £574,000 worth of shares to charity

Here’s a bit of the Christmas spirit. Angela Ahrendts, the chief executive of luxury goods group Burberry, has gifted 50,000 shares to a charitable trust

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Leather goods group Mulberry triples profits as international sales soar

Mulberry reaps benefits of overseas expansion but says outlook is more challenging

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Ten Arrogance Traps For Entrepreneurs

Some good advice for those looking to strike out on their own in the business…