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B&M refuses to pay damages in trademark dispute with singer Kylie Minogue

B&M European Value Retail SA refused to pay damages of £10,000 in a trademark dispute with Australian singer Kylie Minogue, Retail Gazette reported March 19.

Minogue and home furnishings designer Ashley Wilde, who designs the "Kylie Minogue at Home" line, reportedly sued the U.K.- based retailer after it branded some of its bed linen products "Kylie."

B&M has since renamed the products "Camilla" but said it will not pay the £10,000, saying the singer and her business partners were "greedy" to think they can own a popular name.

"There are millions of people called Kylie on the planet, and today the most famous is probably Kylie Jenner who has 100 million Instagram followers (against one million for Ms. Minogue)," a B&M spokesperson reportedly said.