Hundreds of jobs at risk as travel firm announces store closures

Travel firm Thomas Cook is closing 21 stores across the country and cutting more than 300 jobs. The company said it is taking steps to streamline its UK retail network as part of an ongoing programme “to drive greater efficiencies across the business and address changing customer behaviour”. Thomas Cook said more and more holidaymakers are switching online, accounting for 64% of all Thomas Cook bookings in the UK last year. Growth in online has been the fastest in all sales channels, it said, rising by 30% in 2018. The cl... You can carry on reading TheBusinessDesk.com for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...
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