A total of 64 UK stores under the Edinburgh Woollen Mill and Ponden Home fascias – 56 of the former and eight of the latter – will remain permanently closed.
Further 2,000 jobs at risk as buyer is sought for retail chains, which will continue to tradeMore than 860 people have immediately lost their jobs and a further 2,000 roles are at risk after the Edinburgh Woollen Mill chain and the homewares retailer Ponden Home called in administrators.The two chains will continue to trade online, and in stores where possible, while administrators seek options for their future, including potential buyers.
Summary automatically generated by NewSUM A.I. from the following sources:
- Edinburgh Woollen Mill and Ponden Home go into administration (daily mail – mail online)
- Edinburgh Woollen Mill and Ponden Home enter administration with loss of 860 jobs (the guardian)