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A Week In Paris, France, On A $101,000 Salary

Welcome toMoney Diaries , where we're tackling what might be the last taboo facing modern working women: money. We're asking millennials how they spend their hard-earned money during a seven-day period — and we're tracking every last dollar.Are you a furloughed federal employee? We'd love to read your Money Diary. Submit here.Today: a communications director working in software development who makes $101,000 per year and spends some of her money this week on roses. Editor's note: All prices hav...
Tags: Facebook, Fashion, Music, France, Time, House, Paris, Fifa, Sharp, Starbucks, Virgo, Paris France, Picon, Left Bank, Pret, Galeries Lafayette

Good for Real Madrid: Eden Hazard drops another Chelsea exit hint

Real Madrid & Eden Hazard Once again on Wednesday, suggestions that Eden Hazard could leave Chelsea to join Real Madrid have been raised. Links between Los Blancos and Hazard have been around for months. Many thought that Hazard would leave Chelsea in the summer to join Real Madrid. However, as we know, that transfer never materialised. Eden Hazard drops another Chelsea exit hint Now away with the Belgium national team, Eden Hazard has dropped another hint he could leave Chelsea sooner rather...
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Chelsea, Premier League, Liverpool, Fifa, Real Madrid, Belgium, Blues, Eden Hazard, Sergio Aguero, Stamford Bridge, Napoli, Mateo Kovacic, Maurizio Sarri, Los Blancos

JAB buys majority stake in Britain’s Pret A Manger: Reuters

LONDON (Reuters) – JAB Holdings, the private company of Germany’s billionaire Reimann family, is expanding its coffee empire with a majority stake in British sandwich and coffee shop chain Pret A Manger. Luxembourg-based JAB is buying Pret from private equity firm Bridgepoint and other minority investors for an undisclosed sum, Pret said on Tuesday. A Pret spokeswoman declined to comment on the value of the deal, but the Financial Times reported earlier that the price was 1.5 billion pounds ($2 ...
Tags: London, Germany, Trends, Britain, United States, M&a, Financial Times, Reuters, Peet, Starbucks Corp, Pret, Keurig Green Mountain, Bridgepoint, Reimann, Reuters JAB Holdings, Manger Luxembourg

Markets rattled by Italian and Spanish political turmoil - business live

Eurozone crisis rears its head again with prospect of new elections in Italy and vote of no confidence in Spain 8.25am BST As expected the threat of a new eurozone crisis - this time involving Italy and/or Spain rather than Greece - has sent markets sharply lower in early trading.The FTSE 100 is down 0.78% at 7670, while Germany’s Dax has dropped 0.6% and France’s Cac 0.69%. 8.13am BST More on the sale of ubiquitous sandwich chain Pret A Manger:Pret a Manger, the British sandwich shop ch...
Tags: Europe, Business, UK, Greece, France, Germany, Economics, Financial Crisis, Spain, European Union, UK News, Eurozone crisis, World news, Banking, Stock Markets, Euro

Filipino fast food group Jollibee eyes bid for UK’s Pret A Manger: Reuters

HONG KONG (Reuters) – Jollibee Foods Corp, popular in the Philippines for its sweet-style spaghetti and fried chicken, is exploring a bid for Britain’s Pret A Manger which could value the upscale sandwich chain at over $1 billion, sources familiar with the matter said. The deal would make an unlikely pairing. Jollibee has a huge following in the Philippines, as well as with Filipinos overseas, for its burgers and other fast-food meals. Pret, meanwhile, has built its reputation selling organic co...
Tags: Hong Kong, UK, New York, China, Southeast Asia, Trends, Britain, United States, Philippines, Mcdonalds, Vietnam, Kfc, Reuters, Pret, Bridgepoint, PE Deals

Coffee chains accused of making false recycling claims

Fewer than one in 400 paper cups handed out by high street coffee chains are being recycled, it has emerged [Author: Camilla Turner]
Tags: Coffee, Environment, Recycle, Starbucks, Costa, Chain, Camilla Turner, Pret, Caffe Nero

Kate Bosworth & Hubby Michael Polish Share Cute Moment at Chanel's I Love Coco Party

Kate Bosworth shares a super cute moment with her husband Michael Polish while attending Chanel’s I Love Coco Backstage Beauty Lounge event held at Bar Marmont on Thursday night (February 25) in Los Angeles. Also stepping out for the star-studded event were Janelle Monae, Rachel Zoe, model Angela Lindvall, stylist Brad Goreski, filmmaker Gia Coppola, Baby2Baby co-founder Kelly Sawyer, and fashionista sisters Nathalie and Laura Love. Kate spoke about her beauty routine at the event with ...
Tags: Los Angeles, Rachel Zoe, Kate, Chanel, Gia Coppola, Kate Bosworth, Michael Polish, Janelle Monae, Michael, Brad Goreski, Nathalie, Pret, Pati Dubroff, Angela Lindvall, Kelly Sawyer, Bar Marmont

Tesco abandons attack on sandwich market by closing 'Food to Go' stores

Tesco originally opened the concept stores to lure in lunchtime trade [Author: Ashley Armstrong]
Tags: Tesco, Ashley Armstrong, Pret, Tesco Food To Go

Julian Metcalfe plans US and European assault

The man who taught us how to eat lunch with Pret a Manger is busily expanding his food businesses [Author: Elizabeth Anderson]
Tags: US, Popcorn, Elizabeth Anderson, Itsu, Julian Metcalfe, Metcalfe Skinny, Pret