Comet Southport closes 18th Dec & Staples Kew may close due to restructuring

The Comet store in Southport, along with all other Comet stores, is to close its doors for good on 18th December 2012 in what is the biggest retailing collapse since Woolworths, which went into administration four years ago, with the loss of 24,000 jobs.

It’s rumoured that Staples is also to close its store in Kew Retail Park, Southport as part of its restructuring due to difficult trading conditions.

A spokesperson for Staples would not comment on the matter.

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