JJB Sports appoints administrators
Published Monday, 24 September 2012
Administrators are being appointed to struggling JJB Sports.
The future is, at present, uncertain for the JJB workforce. (© Pacemaker)
The retailer has 13 stores in Northern Ireland and a total of 180 branches, employing 4,000 people UK wide.
Some parts of the company will be sold off, the sports retailer says.
The future of the workforce is yet unknown.
The company requested the suspension of its shares on Monday and admits any offer will not realise any value for shareholders.