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Lots of flirting, not much action

St Valentine’s Day may have slipped by but there is no shortage of retail chains looking for love just now. The Sussan fashion group, which includes the Suzanne Grae and Sportsgirl chains, has reportedly been keen to find a suitor with deep pockets for more than 12 months. At the same time, The Reject Shop is not exactly enamoured with Allensford Group, and neither is Sigma Healthcare cuddling up to Australian Pharmaceutical Industries. The Shaver Shop is apparently feeling a little forlorn an