Ten Adders stores face closure

February 2005
Cabinet Maker;2/11/2005, Issue 5425, p6
Trade Publication
The article reports that two of Allders PLC's largest branches are among at least 10 units, which face closure. The Oxford Street, London and Leeds outlets were among 10, which attracted no offers from the 36 bidders for the department store chain. The company's administrator was unable to find a buyer for the whole chain but is holding discussions with bidders who want the remaining 35 branches.


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