Consolidation puts weak groups in the firing line, industry experts have warned

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Market consolidation will lead to the closure of the weakest symbol groups and wholesalers, industry experts have warned, as Blakemore becomes the latest to make headlines amid rumours of a potential sale. Speaking to RN, Steve Rodell, managing director – retail at commercial estate agent Christie & Co, said he believes consolidation will lead to “casualties”. “This is purely speculative at…

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