PRET a Manger is set to permanently close 30 of its shops in the latest high street casualty to follow from the coronavirus crisis.
Sky News reports how at least 1,000 jobs are at risk from the closures.
Pret chief executive, Pano Christou said: “It’s a sad day for the whole Pret family, and I’m devastated that we will be losing so many employees.
“But we must make these changes to adapt to the new retail environment.
“Our goal now is to bring Pret to more people, through different channels and in new ways, enabling us to grow once more in the medium term.”
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