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A lone shopper holds an umbrella as she sits surrounded by 12 Primark-branded paper shopping bags outside a Primark clothing store, operated by Associated British Foods Plc, on Oxford Street in London, U.K., on Monday, Nov. 3, 2014. Primark's surging sales and prospects for its first stores in the U.S. next year have been shielding AB Foods from disappointing performance at its sugar unit.

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A lone shopper holds an umbrella as she sits surrounded by 12 Primark-branded paper shopping bags outside a Primark clothing store, on Oxford Street in London, U.K. Primark’s surging sales and prospects for its first stores in the U.S. next year. 

A wok vendor waits for customers at his stall in Bogor, West Java, Indonesia

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A wok vendor waits for customers at his stall in Bogor, West Java, Indonesia

A shopper rests in the shoe section of the Macy's Herald Square store, in New York. Instead of waiting for Black Friday, which is typically the year's biggest shopping day, more than a dozen major retailers opened on Thanksgiving this year.

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A shopper rests in the shoe section of Macy’s Herald Square store in New York on Black Friday, the US’s busiest shopping day of the year

A Rajasthani woman selling household utensils waits for customers at a market in Ahmedabad.

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A Rajasthani woman selling household utensils waits for customers at a market in Ahmedabad, India

A wholesale food merchant places price tags on produce in Bangalore, India..

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A wholesale food merchant prices up his wares at a market in Bangalore, India. The country’s finance minister insisted on Tuesday that the government could afford a vast new food programme for the poor despite growing concern about public finances that drove the rupee to a new record low

The Skate South bank Forever photography portraits apart of the Global Inside Out Project will launching on Saturday 8th June 2013, 10am at The South Bank Skate Park. Twenty five black & white portraits of the local skating community will be put up. The project is launching to help raise awareness of the plight of London’s Skating community as it fights to save the skate park against the ongoing threat of retail developments. The Undercroft of the South bank Centre has been the heart of London skateboarding for almost forty years

David Gould

The Skate South bank Forever photography portraits, part of the Global Inside Out Project, will be launching on Saturday 8th June 2013, 10am at The South Bank Skate Park. Twenty five black & white portraits of the local skating community will be put up. The project is launching to help raise awareness of the plight of London’s Skating community as it fights to save the skating area against the ongoing threat of retail developments. The Undercroft of the South bank Centre has been the heart of London skateboarding for almost forty years