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French anti-riot CRS cordon off employees of the retailer Virgin... News PhotoAvenue,Champs-Elysees Quarter,Crisis,France,French Culture,Horizontal,Occupation,Paris - France,Protest,Retail,Roped Off,Strike - Industrial ActionPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPFrench anti-riot CRS cordon off employees of the retailer Virgin France Megastore who demonstrate near the store on the Champs-Elysees avenue, on Juanuary 29, 2013 in Paris. Megastore music and book unit, which is known in France as a 'culture' retailer, said two weeks ago it will file for insolvency. Originally started by Richard Branson, the British billionaire and chairman of the Virgin Group, the Virgin megastores were bought by the French Lagardere group in 2001 before French-American businessman Walter Butler became the majority shareholder. Butler announced on January 20, 2013, its failure to relaunch the stores.The banner of the unions reads: 'Virgin will leave, Butler has to pay !'. AFP PHOTO / LIONEL BONAVENTURE (Photo credit should read LIONEL BONAVENTURE/AFP/Getty Images)