Whelan 'very worried' about JJB's future
17th August 2012
DAVE Whelan, who built JJB Sports up from one shop in his hometown of Wigan to a listed company with 430 stores, says he is fearful over the company's future.
The veteran entrepreneur, who sold his near 30% stake in JJB in 2007 for £190m, told TheBusinessDesk.com, he hopes the retailer survives, but if it does go into administration, he would be interested in buying some stores.
"The situation is very worrying - with Dick's this week writing off its investment - it doesn't look good - things have gone from bad ......for the full story register now for free or login below...
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