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Philip Green Should Lose Knighthood, Say UK MPs

LONDON, United Kingdom — British lawmakers say the former boss of failed retailer BHS should be stripped of his knighthood after the chain of stores collapsed with the loss of 11,000 jobs. The vote is nonbinding, but it is rare for Parliament to intervene on the issue of honours. BHS, whose stores had stood on British streets since the 1920s, went into administration in April, …

Social Goods | Tamara Mellon Sues Jimmy Choo, Philip Green Under Fire, Modest Models

“Jimmy Choo Co-Founder Sues Shoe Company Alleging Boycott“ (Bloomberg)“Jimmy Choo was sued by the co-founder of its eponymous shoe line who alleged the company launched a campaign to punish her as she prepared to start a new venture.” “UK Lawmakers Set to Debate Philip Green’s Role in BHS Debacle“ (Bloomberg)“UK lawmakers are turning up the heat on the embattled billionaire Philip Green, moving to discuss …