Bankrupt ladies's fashion chain Witteveen is making a restart. A gaggle of Dutch buyers, united within the newly established Witteveen Retail B.V., signed a restart settlement with the chapter administrator, the administrator introduced on Tuesday, NU.nl experiences.
Witteveen at the moment has 72 shops. The brand new house owners wish to preserve as many of those shops, and the roles in them, as doable. What number of shops will be saved will rely on, amongst different issues, the negotiations with the landlords. Earlier than the chapter, Witteveen had 94 shops and 400 staff.
The Witteveen on-line retailer may also be again on-line quickly.
"The Works Council gave a optimistic opinon and I'm so happy with the plans of the brand new house owners. I made an settlement with them that they are going to supply not less than 70 p.c of the store workers a brand new job", chapter administrator Rinke Dulack stated, based on the newspaper.
Witteveen was delcared bankrupton July 25th on the request of the Tax Authority as a result of excellent taxes.