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Virgin Megastore employees leave signs in the store's window display as they demonstrate against planned job cuts at the entrance of the store on January 9, 2013 in Strasbourg, eastern France. Virgin's Megastore music and book unit, which is known in France as a 'culture' retailer, said it will file for insolvency on January 9, 2013. Originally started by Richard Branson, the British billionaire and chairman of the Virgin Group, the Virgin Megastores were bought by the French Lagardere group in 2001. AFP PHOTO / PATRICK HERTZOG (Photo credit should read PATRICK HERTZOG/AFP/Getty Images)
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Virgin Megastore employees leave signs in the store's window display as they demonstrate against planned job cuts at the entrance of the store on January 9, 2013 in Strasbourg, eastern France. Virgin's Megastore music and book unit, which is known in France as a 'culture' retailer, said it will file for insolvency on January 9, 2013. Originally started by Richard Branson, the British billionaire and chairman of the Virgin Group, the Virgin Megastores were bought by the French Lagardere group in 2001. AFP PHOTO / PATRICK HERTZOG (Photo credit should read PATRICK HERTZOG/AFP/Getty Images)
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January 09, 2013
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