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Jet across China on this New Aman Expedition

1 month ago   |   By Elite Traveler

The Asia luxury travel specialist Remote Lands has just announced a new private jet expedition that's been created in collaboration with Aman Resorts. Taking place in September, 2019, the itinerary will take 24 guests on an extraordinary journey across China.
Jet between the Aman Resorts in Beijing, Hangzhou, Lijiang and Shanghai, and touch down for days trips in Xian, Chengdu and Zhangjiajie. Over 12 nights, you'll delve into China's rich history, hop between its most iconic cities and take in its dramatic landscape. You'll have a champagne lunch on the Great Wall of China, see the...
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Mattress Firm claims in a lawsuit that its own former executives accepted private-jet trips, expensive watches, and luxurious hotel stays from brokers in exchange for opening so many new stores it spurred conspiracy theories

Mattress Firm claims in a lawsuit that its own former executives accepted private-jet trips, expensive watches, and luxurious hotel stays from brokers in exchange for opening so many new stores it spurred conspiracy theories

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

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Mattress Firm is frequently accused of having too many stores in the United States. But there may be more to that story than first meets the eye.
In October 2017, M attress Firm filed a lawsuit against two of its former employees, a broker, and a group of developers, claiming that they conspired to push the company to aggressively expand.
Mattress Firm alleges that the two former employees received kickbacks and bribes in exchange for business to "financially enrich" themselves at the company's expense.
All defendants have denied the allegations. The broker named in the suit...
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