Majority of Waterstones stores in England to reopen on 15th June

Majority of Waterstones stores in England to reopen on 15th June

Waterstones will open the vast majority of its stores in England on 15th June, with shops in Scotland and Wales to reopen once their devolved governments announce dates. But managing director James Daunt has warned against thinking there will be an immediate "rebound", with sales from March, April, and May lost for good, and stores likely to be working at below capacity for the ensuing months.

Waterstones operates 240 shops in England, eight in Wales, 27 in Scotland, and eight in Northern Ireland, with Daunt confirming that well over 200 in England would reopen on Monday 15th June, if the ...

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