Hanna Browne, the promo code botanical gardens birmingham Northern Ireland home furnishings and domestic electricals chain, went into administration as Lisnasure Interiors in early September.
Aamir Ahmad, the ironman coupon code registration founder of Dwell, has now bought the company out of administration, and reopened five stores and restarted the website.
The Belper store itself has been bought by a local businesswoman and reopened (albeit with 50 of the space).There are more than 200 stores and 2,500 staff.Its business model involved promoting fads/crazes like Peppa Pig, Angry Birds and Zombie Zity, but recent failed promotions led to failure.It closed its 40 worst stores the day after the subsidiary went into administration (though most affected staff will be switched to the remaining stores).Beales, the department store chain with 30 outlets, has agreed a CVA (and has not gone bust) to reduce rents by 30 on 14 stores and will pay rents monthly instead of quarterly on all its stores.Habitat, the symbol of the swinging 60s (the chicken brick and cous-cous equipment being particular favourites No, I never bought them: think I'm made of money?) is to be sold by Hilco as a UK brand to Homebase, most of the stores being closed.
The chain was originally set mowers4less coupon code up in 2007 to run the Lewis's, Robbs and Joplings department stores (sold by Owen Owen).
At the time of its administration Cooplands had 80 stores and 26 mobile sandwich vans.
Lakeland Leather, the 22-store clothing chain selling coats, handbags and luggage, went into administration in June claiming that the mild winter has reduced demand for leather coats and jackets.
It also holds leases on a further 36 non-trading stores and Somerfield's former.The group is owned by a private equity firm, owes hmrc 1m and its bankers 50m.We have not included this administration in our total figures.It had been operating under a CVA.Masai GB, the UK distributor of MBT (Masai Barefoot Technology) shoes, went into administration following its Swiss parent's filing for bankruptcy.Sun European bought the company out of administration saving the group, but at the costof shareholders (loss 4 mn suppliers and hmrc (lost 12 mn).
Six months before, Branano had been bought with Jones The Bootmaker by investment firm Alteri from the Dutch firm, Macintosh, which went bust itself in January this year (see note below).