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Scottish blow as Jaeger closes 13 merchants and axes more than 100 careers

Vogue chain and Edinburgh Woollen Mill sister business Jaeger is cutting 103 positions and shutting 13 retailers, a 7 days following falling into administration.



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© Retailer Jaeger said it has minimize 47 in-keep positions and 56 head office environment and distribution roles as p…


The retailer explained it has minimize 47 in-retail store positions and 56 head business office and distribution roles as part of a restructuring. The 13 afflicted outlets incorporate one particular in Scotland – at the Sterling Mills outside buying centre in Tillicoultry.

The chain was put into administration last week by owner, the retail billionaire Philip Day.

Administrators have said they will go on to lookup for a buyer for the small business but made the cuts as Jaeger was “unable to maintain its recent structure”.

Jaeger has decreased its merchants estate to 63 stores and concessions, and now employs 244 employees as a end result.