Maplin was struggling to face down the changing nature of the high street and has gone bankrupt. Get the latest updates on the aftermath as the story develops, from Retail Sector’s business journalists.
Toys R Us and Maplin have both entered administration today, as last minute attempts to save the retailers collapsed.
Maplin and Toys R Us are reportedly facing collapse today (28 February) after failing to secure buyers.
Maplin is rushing to find new capital to save it from falling into administration, with talks with a potential buyer…
Up to 2,500 shop staff jobs are at risk as electrical retailer Maplin tries to avoid administration.