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Premium Lock Rewriting history: Co-founder of Burt's Bees says he was ousted

Published: 2014-06-05 07:09:41
Updated: 2014-06-05 07:09:41

Burt's Bees Burt Shavitz In this photo taken on Friday, May 23, 2014, Burt Shavitz poses on his property in Parkman, Maine. Shavitz, the Burt behind Burt's Bees, still lives in rural Maine after leaving the company that was later sold for millions by his former business partner, Roxanne Quimby. He said he has no regrets, and that he doesn't need much. (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty) Image 1 of 2 · Next Image…

Conventional wisdom suggests the Burt behind Burt's Bees left the company after he became disillusioned with the corporate world in North Carolina and wanted to return to his solitary life in Maine....

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