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Canberra Times
Private Sydney: Taking a punt to break protocol and grab a dunny scoopyoung Jackson certainly played a good distraction for the store's embattled new
Canberra Times / Posted 9 days ago
young Jackson certainly played a good distraction for the store's embattled new chairman Garry Hounsell and chief executive Richard Umbers. They could avoid pesky reporters bringing up their billionaire bete noir Solomon Lew as young Paris was too... Read more
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10d
Sydney Morning Herald
Private Sydney: Taking a punt to break protocol and grab a dunny scoopyoung Jackson certainly played a good distraction for the store's embattled new
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 10 days ago
young Jackson certainly played a good distraction for the store's embattled new chairman Garry Hounsell and chief executive Richard Umbers. They could avoid pesky reporters bringing up their billionaire bete noir Solomon Lew as young Paris was too... Read more
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The Age
Private Sydney: Taking a punt to break protocol and grab a dunny scoopyoung Jackson certainly played a good distraction for the store's embattled new
The Age / Posted 10 days ago
young Jackson certainly played a good distraction for the store's embattled new chairman Garry Hounsell and chief executive Richard Umbers. They could avoid pesky reporters bringing up their billionaire bete noir Solomon Lew as young Paris was too... Read more
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12d
Daily Telegraph
Youth office launches in LiverpoolSouth America. The event kicks off at 5.30pm and will be attended by Sydney bi
Daily Telegraph / Posted 12 days ago
South America. The event kicks off at 5.30pm and will be attended by Sydney bishops Archbishop Anthony Fisher OP, Bishop Richard Umbers, Bishop Terry Brady and Bishop Tony Randazzo. They will be joined by 30 priests to celebrate mass from... Read more
13d
Canberra Times
Sheik's $91 million loss shows money can't buy a Melbourne Cup win big race should spare a thought for the ultimate Cup tragic, Sheikh Mohammed bi
Canberra Times / Posted 13 days ago
big race should spare a thought for the ultimate Cup tragic, Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum. Jennifer Hawkins with Richard Umbers, taking a break from the store. Photo: Mel Singer His United Arab Emirates airline provides the prizemoney... Read more
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13d
The Age
Sheik's $91 million loss shows money can't buy a Melbourne Cup win big race should spare a thought for the ultimate Cup tragic, Sheikh Mohammed bi
The Age / Posted 13 days ago
big race should spare a thought for the ultimate Cup tragic, Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum. Jennifer Hawkins with Richard Umbers, taking a break from the store. Photo: Mel Singer His United Arab Emirates airline provides the prizemoney... Read more
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13d
Sydney Morning Herald
Sheik's $91 million loss shows money can't buy a Melbourne Cup win big race should spare a thought for the ultimate Cup tragic, Sheikh Mohammed bi
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 13 days ago
big race should spare a thought for the ultimate Cup tragic, Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum. Jennifer Hawkins with Richard Umbers, taking a break from the store. Photo: Mel Singer His United Arab Emirates airline provides the prizemoney... Read more
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13d
WA Today
Sheik's $91 million loss shows money can't buy a Melbourne Cup winbig race should spare a thought for the ultimate Cup tragic, Sheikh Mohammed bi
WA Today / Posted 13 days ago
big race should spare a thought for the ultimate Cup tragic, Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum. Jennifer Hawkins with Richard Umbers, taking a break from the store. Photo: Mel Singer His United Arab Emirates airline provides the prizemoney... Read more
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13d
Canberra Times
PS Cup Day: Celebrity wrangling isn't what it used to behas been flown to Melbourne as a VIP guest of Myer, and while embattled new cha
Canberra Times / Posted 13 days ago
has been flown to Melbourne as a VIP guest of Myer, and while embattled new chairman Garry Hounsell and chief executive Richard Umbers soak up the jovial atmosphere in their swish marquee, it is unclear just how much value for money they are... Read more
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13d
WA Today
PS Cup Day: Celebrity wrangling isn't what it used to behas been flown to Melbourne as a VIP guest of Myer, and while embattled new cha
WA Today / Posted 13 days ago
has been flown to Melbourne as a VIP guest of Myer, and while embattled new chairman Garry Hounsell and chief executive Richard Umbers soak up the jovial atmosphere in their swish marquee, it is unclear just how much value for money they are... Read more
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13d
The Age
PS Cup Day: Celebrity wrangling isn't what it used to behas been flown to Melbourne as a VIP guest of Myer, and while embattled new cha
The Age / Posted 13 days ago
has been flown to Melbourne as a VIP guest of Myer, and while embattled new chairman Garry Hounsell and chief executive Richard Umbers soak up the jovial atmosphere in their swish marquee, it is unclear just how much value for money they are... Read more
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13d
Sydney Morning Herald
PS Cup Day: Celebrity wrangling isn't what it used to behas been flown to Melbourne as a VIP guest of Myer, and while embattled new cha
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 13 days ago
has been flown to Melbourne as a VIP guest of Myer, and while embattled new chairman Garry Hounsell and chief executive Richard Umbers soak up the jovial atmosphere in their swish marquee, it is unclear just how much value for money they are... Read more
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15d
The Courier Mail
Stocks of interest on the ASX this weekcents, or seven per cent, at 73.5 cents Myer's first quarter sales fell 2.8 pe
The Courier Mail / Posted 15 days ago
cents, or seven per cent, at 73.5 cents Myer's first quarter sales fell 2.8 per cent to $699 million but chief executive Richard Umbers told investors on Wednesday that the group will stick to its five-year "New Myer" turnaround plan. This is... Read more
16d
Canberra Times
Derby Day's celebrity stakes attract more than the odd also-rana long-awaited return to the microphone in the Myer marquee for the entertainme
Canberra Times / Posted 16 days ago
a long-awaited return to the microphone in the Myer marquee for the entertainment of the embattled retailer's VIP guests. Richard Umbers appeared to be enjoying himself, while there has been no sign of his bete noir, billionaire retailer Solomon... Read more
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16d
Illawarra Mercury
All the best looks from Derby Day at Flemingtona long-awaited return to the microphone in the Myer marquee for the entertainme
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 16 days ago
a long-awaited return to the microphone in the Myer marquee for the entertainment of the embattled retailer's VIP guests. Richard Umbers appeared to be enjoying himself, while there has been no sign of his bete noir, billionaire retailer Solomon... Read more
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16d
Sydney Morning Herald
Derby Day's celebrity stakes attract more than the odd also-rana long-awaited return to the microphone in the Myer marquee for the entertainme
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 16 days ago
a long-awaited return to the microphone in the Myer marquee for the entertainment of the embattled retailer's VIP guests. Richard Umbers appeared to be enjoying himself, while there has been no sign of his bete noir, billionaire retailer Solomon... Read more
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16d
The Age
Derby Day's celebrity stakes attract more than the odd also-rana long-awaited return to the microphone in the Myer marquee for the entertainme
The Age / Posted 16 days ago
a long-awaited return to the microphone in the Myer marquee for the entertainment of the embattled retailer's VIP guests. Richard Umbers appeared to be enjoying himself, while there has been no sign of his bete noir, billionaire retailer Solomon... Read more
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16d
WA Today
Private Sydney: 'Tough guy' Willesee ready to fight cancer ... againthe late King of Pop Michael Jaskon, who will be sitting pretty alongside their
WA Today / Posted 16 days ago
the late King of Pop Michael Jaskon, who will be sitting pretty alongside their regular line-up including Jennifer Hawkins, Richard Umbers and Francesca Packer, who is bringing her own entourage including PR queen Roxy Jacenko and her former... Read more
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17d
WA Today
What happens next at Myer is out of Lew's handsAs much as Myer's chief executive Richard Umbers wanted to talk about online ma
WA Today / Posted 17 days ago
As much as Myer's chief executive Richard Umbers wanted to talk about online marketplaces, in-store barber shops and children's playcentres this week, a simple set of numbers seemed to drown out everything he had to say. Two years into the New Myer... Read more
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17d
WA Today
Experts wary of Myer management optimismMyer boss Richard Umbers probably has another six months to demonstrate that hi
WA Today / Posted 17 days ago
Myer boss Richard Umbers probably has another six months to demonstrate that his plans to transform Old Myer to New Myer are working. At this point he will be halfway in the five-year transformation process. But when he set out the progress to date... Read more
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17d
The Age
Experts wary of Myer management optimismMyer boss Richard Umbers probably has another six months to demonstrate that hi
The Age / Posted 17 days ago
Myer boss Richard Umbers probably has another six months to demonstrate that his plans to transform Old Myer to New Myer are working. At this point he will be halfway in the five-year transformation process. But when he set out the progress to date... Read more
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17d
The Age
What happens next at Myer is out of Lew's handsAs much as Myer's chief executive Richard Umbers wanted to talk about online ma
The Age / Posted 17 days ago
As much as Myer's chief executive Richard Umbers wanted to talk about online marketplaces, in-store barber shops and children's playcentres this week, a simple set of numbers seemed to drown out everything he had to say. Two years into the New Myer... Read more
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17d
Sydney Morning Herald
What happens next at Myer is out of Lew's handsAs much as Myer's chief executive Richard Umbers wanted to talk about online ma
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 17 days ago
As much as Myer's chief executive Richard Umbers wanted to talk about online marketplaces, in-store barber shops and children's playcentres this week, a simple set of numbers seemed to drown out everything he had to say. Two years into the New Myer... Read more
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17d
Sydney Morning Herald
Experts wary of Myer management optimismMyer boss Richard Umbers probably has another six months to demonstrate that hi
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 17 days ago
Myer boss Richard Umbers probably has another six months to demonstrate that his plans to transform Old Myer to New Myer are working. At this point he will be halfway in the five-year transformation process. But when he set out the progress to date... Read more
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17d
Canberra Times
Private Sydney: 'Tough guy' Willesee ready to fight cancer ... againthe late King of Pop Michael Jaskon, who will be sitting pretty alongside their
Canberra Times / Posted 17 days ago
the late King of Pop Michael Jaskon, who will be sitting pretty alongside their regular line-up including Jennifer Hawkins, Richard Umbers and Francesca Packer, who is bringing her own entourage including PR queen Roxy Jacenko and her former... Read more
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17d
Canberra Times
Experts wary of Myer management optimismMyer boss Richard Umbers probably has another six months to demonstrate that hi
Canberra Times / Posted 17 days ago
Myer boss Richard Umbers probably has another six months to demonstrate that his plans to transform Old Myer to New Myer are working. At this point he will be halfway in the five-year transformation process. But when he set out the progress to date... Read more
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17d
Canberra Times
What happens next at Myer is out of Lew's handsAs much as Myer's chief executive Richard Umbers wanted to talk about online ma
Canberra Times / Posted 17 days ago
As much as Myer's chief executive Richard Umbers wanted to talk about online marketplaces, in-store barber shops and children's playcentres this week, a simple set of numbers seemed to drown out everything he had to say. Two years into the New Myer... Read more
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17d
Sydney Morning Herald
Private Sydney: 'Tough guy' Willesee ready to fight cancer ... againthe late King of Pop Michael Jaskon, who will be sitting pretty alongside their
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 17 days ago
the late King of Pop Michael Jaskon, who will be sitting pretty alongside their regular line-up including Jennifer Hawkins, Richard Umbers and Francesca Packer, who is bringing her own entourage including PR queen Roxy Jacenko and her former... Read more
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17d
The Age
Private Sydney: 'Tough guy' Willesee ready to fight cancer ... againthe late King of Pop Michael Jaskon, who will be sitting pretty alongside their
The Age / Posted 17 days ago
the late King of Pop Michael Jaskon, who will be sitting pretty alongside their regular line-up including Jennifer Hawkins, Richard Umbers and Francesca Packer, who is bringing her own entourage including PR queen Roxy Jacenko and her former... Read more
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17d
Perth Now
Stocks of interest on the ASX this weekcents, or seven per cent, at 73.5 cents Myer's first quarter sales fell 2.8 pe
Perth Now / Posted 17 days ago
cents, or seven per cent, at 73.5 cents Myer's first quarter sales fell 2.8 per cent to $699 million but chief executive Richard Umbers told investors on Wednesday that the group will stick to its five-year "New Myer" turnaround plan. This is... Read more
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WA Today
ASX hits two-and-a-half-year highs after hectic weekColes. Struggling department store Myer, on the other hand, dropped 7 per cent
WA Today / Posted 17 days ago
Coles. Struggling department store Myer, on the other hand, dropped 7 per cent over the five sessions after CEO Richard Umbers revealed disappointing sales figures and slashed targets. Perhaps the biggest corporate news was NAB's solid... Read more
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17d
Weekly Times
Stocks of interest on the ASX this weekcents, or seven per cent, at 73.5 cents Myer's first quarter sales fell 2.8 pe
Weekly Times / Posted 17 days ago
cents, or seven per cent, at 73.5 cents Myer's first quarter sales fell 2.8 per cent to $699 million but chief executive Richard Umbers told investors on Wednesday that the group will stick to its five-year "New Myer" turnaround plan. This is... Read more
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News.com.au
Stocks of interest on the ASX this weekcents, or seven per cent, at 73.5 cents Myer's first quarter sales fell 2.8 pe
News.com.au / Posted 17 days ago
cents, or seven per cent, at 73.5 cents Myer's first quarter sales fell 2.8 per cent to $699 million but chief executive Richard Umbers told investors on Wednesday that the group will stick to its five-year "New Myer" turnaround plan. This is... Read more
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17d
Sydney Morning Herald
ASX hits two-and-a-half-year highs after hectic weekColes. Struggling department store Myer, on the other hand, dropped 7 per cent
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 17 days ago
Coles. Struggling department store Myer, on the other hand, dropped 7 per cent over the five sessions after CEO Richard Umbers revealed disappointing sales figures and slashed targets. Perhaps the biggest corporate news was NAB's solid... Read more
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The Age
ASX hits two-and-a-half-year highs after hectic weekColes. Struggling department store Myer, on the other hand, dropped 7 per cent
The Age / Posted 17 days ago
Coles. Struggling department store Myer, on the other hand, dropped 7 per cent over the five sessions after CEO Richard Umbers revealed disappointing sales figures and slashed targets. Perhaps the biggest corporate news was NAB's solid... Read more
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18d
Business Insider Australia
These charts explain why the retail crunch is hurting department stores in Australianumber of people shopping — has been in consistent decline over the past 12 mon
Business Insider Australia / Posted 18 days ago
number of people shopping — has been in consistent decline over the past 12 months. This chart tells the story: Myer CEO Richard Umbers says customers are increasingly shopping online, and traffic to shopping centres and physical stores is... Read more
19d
Sydney Morning Herald
Investors deliver verdict on Myer's strategy: a tanking share priceMyer boss Richard Umbers is caught in a pincer. On the one side, there's his o
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 19 days ago
Myer boss Richard Umbers is caught in a pincer. On the one side, there's his own poor performance numbers - on the other side his largest shareholder Sol Lew's campaign to discredit Umber's strategy to rescue the 117-year-old department store... Read more
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The Age
Investors deliver verdict on Myer's strategy: a tanking share priceMyer boss Richard Umbers is caught in a pincer. On the one side, there's his o
The Age / Posted 19 days ago
Myer boss Richard Umbers is caught in a pincer. On the one side, there's his own poor performance numbers - on the other side his largest shareholder Sol Lew's campaign to discredit Umber's strategy to rescue the 117-year-old department store... Read more
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19d
WA Today
Investors deliver verdict on Myer's strategy: a tanking share priceMyer boss Richard Umbers is caught in a pincer. On the one side, there's his o
WA Today / Posted 19 days ago
Myer boss Richard Umbers is caught in a pincer. On the one side, there's his own poor performance numbers - on the other side his largest shareholder Sol Lew's campaign to discredit Umber's strategy to rescue the 117-year-old department store... Read more
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19d
Canberra Times
Myer subjected to wisdom of Solomonsales – which strips out the impact of opening or closing stores – were down 2.
Canberra Times / Posted 19 days ago
sales – which strips out the impact of opening or closing stores – were down 2.1 per cent, which Myer's chief executive Richard Umbers said reflected tough competition and soft consumer sentiment. Taking into account those tougher conditions... Read more
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19d
The Age
Myer subjected to wisdom of Solomonsales – which strips out the impact of opening or closing stores – were down 2.
The Age / Posted 19 days ago
sales – which strips out the impact of opening or closing stores – were down 2.1 per cent, which Myer's chief executive Richard Umbers said reflected tough competition and soft consumer sentiment. Taking into account those tougher conditions... Read more
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19d
Sydney Morning Herald
Myer subjected to wisdom of Solomonsales – which strips out the impact of opening or closing stores – were down 2.
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 19 days ago
sales – which strips out the impact of opening or closing stores – were down 2.1 per cent, which Myer's chief executive Richard Umbers said reflected tough competition and soft consumer sentiment. Taking into account those tougher conditions... Read more
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19d
TheBull
Myer sticks with plan as Lew ups attackfloor space, focusing on concession stores of "wanted" brands and targeting you
TheBull / Posted 19 days ago
floor space, focusing on concession stores of "wanted" brands and targeting young trendy shoppers. Myer chief executive Richard Umbers told investors at a strategy day on Wednesday that traditional retail was "challenged". "We believe New Myer... Read more
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19d
The Courier Mail
Myer has weeds, not green shoots: Lewupdate, saying the turnaround plan has failed and has yielded "no green shoots"
The Courier Mail / Posted 19 days ago
update, saying the turnaround plan has failed and has yielded "no green shoots" but only "weeds". As Myer chief executive Richard Umbers defended the five-year "New Myer" turnaround strategy at the group's strategy day on Wednesday, Mr Lew issued... Read more
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19d
Weekly Times
Myer has weeds, not green shoots: Lewupdate, saying the turnaround plan has failed and has yielded "no green shoots"
Weekly Times / Posted 19 days ago
update, saying the turnaround plan has failed and has yielded "no green shoots" but only "weeds". As Myer chief executive Richard Umbers defended the five-year "New Myer" turnaround strategy at the group's strategy day on Wednesday, Mr Lew issued... Read more
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19d
Perth Now
Myer has weeds, not green shoots: Lewupdate, saying the turnaround plan has failed and has yielded "no green shoots"
Perth Now / Posted 19 days ago
update, saying the turnaround plan has failed and has yielded "no green shoots" but only "weeds". As Myer chief executive Richard Umbers defended the five-year "New Myer" turnaround strategy at the group's strategy day on Wednesday, Mr Lew issued... Read more
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19d
News.com.au
Myer has weeds, not green shoots: Lewupdate, saying the turnaround plan has failed and has yielded "no green shoots"
News.com.au / Posted 19 days ago
update, saying the turnaround plan has failed and has yielded "no green shoots" but only "weeds". As Myer chief executive Richard Umbers defended the five-year "New Myer" turnaround strategy at the group's strategy day on Wednesday, Mr Lew issued... Read more
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19d
TheBull
Myer has weeds, not green shoots: Lewupdate, saying the turnaround plan has failed and has yielded "no green shoots"
TheBull / Posted 19 days ago
update, saying the turnaround plan has failed and has yielded "no green shoots" but only "weeds". As Myer chief executive Richard Umbers defended the five-year "New Myer" turnaround strategy at the group's strategy day on Wednesday, Mr Lew issuted... Read more
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19d
Sky News Australia
Myer has weeds and not green shoots: Lewupdate, saying the turnaround plan has failed and has yielded 'no green shoots
Sky News Australia / Posted 19 days ago
update, saying the turnaround plan has failed and has yielded 'no green shoots 'but only 'weeds'. As Myer chief executive Richard Umbers defended the five-year 'New Myer' turnaround strategy at the group's strategy day on Wednesday, Mr Lew issuted... Read more
19d
TheBull
Myer bins turnaround targets as sales dipset as part of its much-vaunted turnaround plan after unveiling another weak se
TheBull / Posted 19 days ago
set as part of its much-vaunted turnaround plan after unveiling another weak set of figures to investors. Chief executive Richard Umbers said average sales growth above three per cent between 2016 and 2020 was no longer achievable at the... Read more
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