- Debenhams and Philip Green’s Arcadia empire among high-profile casualties
- Up to 12,500 jobs could be lost for good at Wilko
Wilko’s demise looks set to take the number of jobs lost in British High Street collapses to more than 100,000 since 2020.
Figures from the Centre of Retail Research (CRR) bring into sharp focus the scale of the crisis that has engulfed the industry since the pandemic.
Debenhams and Philip Green’s Arcadia empire – which included Topshop – were among high-profile casualties.