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Trio succumb to high street carnage

Mar 01, 2018 - The Daily Telegraph (London)

RETAILERS Toys R Us and Maplin both called in administrators yesterday, while the Italian restaurant chain Prezzo is expected to close a third of its outlets, as the trio became the latest victims of tough trading conditions on the high street this winter.

Toys R Us UK appointed Moorfields Advisory as administrator to wind down the company's stores, with the collapse putting 3,000 jobs at risk, while PwC is set to handle Maplin, which employs 2,500 people, after sale talks with Edinburgh W...