Just one shop survives at Pretty Green, the multichannel menswear brand founded by former Oasis front man Liam Gallagher after the retailer was bought out of administration by JD Sports this week.
Staff at the Manchester store are among the 67 people whose jobs have been saved through the sale, which was confirmed by administrator Moorfields Advisory.
It is understood that 11 other Pretty Green stores will close along with 38 concessions, putting 97 jobs at risk.
Simon Thomas, partner at administrators Moorfields said: “Pretty Green is a popular brand and received a considerable amount of interest. We are confident that JD Sports is the right fit for the business and will help to grow its online and wholesale channels.”
Peter Cowgill, executive chairman of JD Sports said: “We are pleased to have completed the acquisition of the highly regarded Pretty Green brand. We…