Nonfiction: Inside the Elite World of National Spelling Bee Competitors

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Apple's Chinese competitors figured out how to make better Apple products than Apple

Apple's Chinese competitors figured out how to make better Apple products than AppleApple's poor performance in China has a lot to do with that country's own homegrown handsets.



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India’s Biggest Competitors to Walmart and Amazon? Mom and Pop

Millions of tiny stores dotting India’s villages and slums have a secret that makes them formidable retail rivals—even to giants like Walmart and Amazon.com.
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Its Competitors Make Noise, but A.P.C. Is Happy to Make Clothes

Thirty years ago Jean Touitou, a onetime communist agitator, traded revolution for a good life in the rag trade.
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