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Phone House Netherlands files for bankruptcy

Tuesday 14 February 2017 | 15:21 CET | News
The Dutch chain the Phone House has filed for bankruptcy. The company announced that the court request was made for the subsidiaries Phone House Netherlands BV, The Phone House Retail BV and Typhone E-concepts BV. This covers its head office in Amersfoort, 70 of its own stores and several web shops, but excludes its 74 franchise outlets. All the shops will remain open for the time bring. The court has appointed two administrators for the company, which counts 806 employees. The chain's sales have been under pressure from growing competition, lower commissions from operators and the recent

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Companies: The Phone House
Countries: Netherlands
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