Debt Advice Forum › Forums › Debt News › Barratts Enters Administration Tagged: Economy, Retail This topic contains 0 replies, has 1 voice, and was last updated by Debt Advice Forum 4 years, 5 months ago. Viewing 1 post (of 1 total) Author Posts November 11, 2013 at 3:22 pm #736 Debt Advice ForumKeymaster Barratts has entered administration for the third time in four years, putting over 1,000 jobs at risk. The shoe company has 75 stores across the UK and Ireland with 1,035 staff. It’s widely expected the company will find new investors but it could lead to store closures. Neil Saunders, managing director at retail consultancy Conlumino, said, “I would be surprised if it disappeared from the High Street altogether. It has a sizeable estate. I expect it to emerge as a much smaller business with fewer stores,” Author Posts Viewing 1 post (of 1 total) You must be logged in to reply to this topic.