600 jobs to go at Travis Perkins
Around 600 jobs are under threat at builders' merchant Travis Perkins.
The company, which also owns household names such as Wickes and Toolstation, said today it planned to close more than 30 branches.
It is not disclosing at this stage exactly where they are but Travis Perkins operates sites in the Jewellery Quarter, Aston and Balsall Heath while there are Wickes stores in Handsworth, Perry Barr and Hall Green among many others in the region.
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