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Virgin's Richard Branson touts "revitalized" music sales effort

SAN FRANCISCO -- Richard Branson's ambitious plans for rejuvenating sales at his Virgin Megastores begins in San Francisco, where shelves will soon be stocked...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/12/05/bus_388445.shtml
Business
Virgin's Richard Branson touts "revitalized" music sales effort

SAN FRANCISCO -- Richard Branson's ambitious plans for rejuvenating sales at his Virgin Megastores begins in San Francisco, where shelves will soon be stocked...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/12/05/mus_388627.shtml
Music
Delta to buy 49 percent of Virgin Atlantic

...of that business will probably come at American's expense, since it also has a hub at JFK, McKenzie wrote.Sir Richard Branson will still own more than half of Virgin Atlantic, which will continue to fly as a separate airline under its own...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2012-12-11/delta-buy-49-percent-virgi
Formula E series has backing of 'green' business

...that has already attracted celebrities with environmental interests such as actor Leonardo DiCaprio and billionaire Richard Branson. The series is scheduled to debut in Beijing in September and continue on the streets from Miami to Monaco in a 10-race...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2013-12-19/formula-e-series-has
Beyonce, Bono perform at star-studded AIDS concert

...hosted by former South African President Nelson Mandela. More than 30,000 people, among them Oprah Winfrey and Richard Branson, filled Cape Town's Greenpoint Stadium for the show, part of Mandela's 46664 campaign to fight AIDS, named...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/11/30/mus_396799.shtml
Music
Up 2 Speed

...suspended the constitution and declared martial law. SAVE THE PLANET: The billionaire behind the Virgin brand, Richard Branson, pledged to invest $3 billion to combat global warming over the next decade. The British business mogul said the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/09/26/xtr_98123.shtml
Xtreme
Small bites: News and notes from the world of food

...But if image is everything, Coke and Pepsi's latest competition should make a huge splash. It's produced by Richard Branson, the flamboyant tycoon who also runs an airline and music stores under the name Virgin. Look for his cola, regular...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/06/03/ent_230083.shtml
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Balloon flight ends in Pacific Ocean

...them sign the customs declaration forms required of all those entering the United States. The men -- British mogul Richard Branson, American millionaire Steve Fossett and Per Lindstrand of Sweden -- quit halfway through the journey after they...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/12/26/tec_248465.shtml
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Patrick sticks to IndyCar

...slowdown and has since fielded interest from potential buyers of the team based in Brackley, England. British tycoon Richard Branson 's Virgin Group is reportedly interested in the team. "We would welcome them with open arms," F1 boss Bernie...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/02/21/nas_512269.shtml
Nascar
Balloon trip to be near space

...attempt at what balloon enthusiasts describe as the last great adventure in aviation. Fossett, British millionaire Richard Branson and Per Lindstrand of Sweden abandoned their more conventional balloon flight Friday about 10 miles off Kahuku Point...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/12/27/tec_248569.shtml
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