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From Game of Thrones to The Crown: the status of women who turns actors into starrings

The long read: Nina Golds role is invisible, and yet her taste has shaped much of what we watch on cinema and TV. By Sophie Elmhirst Earlier this year, the casting director Nina Gold sat at the back of the stalls of the Criterion theatre in the West Objective and watched a group of students …

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Clipped wings: Victoria’s Secret sales slip as shoppers become less daring

L Brands Inc reported an unexpected drop in June as consumers move on to more conventional brands like American Eagles Aerie Victoria’s Secret’s angel wings aren’t beating as energetically as they once did, but you wouldn’t know that from the company’s flagship store in New York Herald Square- a superstore of underwear, bras, bralettes, giant …

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The future of Lululemon: Men’s clothes, shampoo and suitcases

New York( CNN Business) Lululemon pulled in $3.3 billion in sales last year. But to become bigger, Lululemon will reach beyond its strength in women’s yoga gasps. “Men’s is one of our largest and most exciting areas of future growth, ” chief executive Calvin McDonald said last month. He came to Lululemon from Sephora in …

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Welcome to Powder Mountain- a utopian club for the millennial upper-clas

When these young entrepreneurs bought a remote ski resort in Utah, they dreamed of an exclusive, socially conscious community. Is this the future, or Mt Olympus for Generation Me? Jeff Rosenthal is standing near the top of his snow-covered mountain wearing a fluffy jacket, fingerless gloves and ripped jeans.” It’s surreal, human !” he says, …

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Where even Walmart won’t go: how Dollar General took over rural America

As the chain opens stores at the rate of three a day across the US, often in the heart of food deserts, some insure Dollar General as an admission that a town is failing When Dollar General came to Haven, Kansas, it arrived attaining demands. The fastest-growing retailer in America wanted the taxpayers of the …

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Meat and fish multinationals ‘jeopardising Paris climate goals’

New index discoveries many of the worlds largest protein producers failing to measure or report emissions, despite accounting for 14.5% of greenhouse gases Meat and fish companies may be” putting the implementation of the Paris agreement in jeopardy” by failing to properly report their climate emissions, according to a groundbreaking index launched today. Three out …

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Playboy business on sale for $500 m- but is there still fund in the bunny?

The erotic magazine has switched to a no-nudes policy but some analysts ensure the brand as overvalued: the reasons for its existence are no longer in place What price a pair of bunny ears with a long history, an erotic publication with a faded pedigree, and a Hollywood mansion with an octogenarian sitting renter? Its …

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Girls Targeted by Modi to Help Him Retain Power in India

As more women go out to vote in India while their male counterparts stay home, Prime Minister Narendra Modi is shifting attention and scheming a raft of female-focused policies before the 2019 national election. Following the popular roll out of cooking gas for rural families that frees girls from smoky woodfires, Modi is pushing to …

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From Game of Thrones to The Crown: the woman who turns performers into stars

The long read: Nina Golds role is invisible, and yet her savor has shaped much of what we watch on movie and TV. By Sophie Elmhirst Earlier this year, the casting director Nina Gold sat at the back of the stallings of the Criterion theatre in the West End and watched a group of students …

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