Dorset-based clothing chain to close

Dorset-based clothing chain to close

Published by George Sharpe at 4:25pm 22nd April 2020. (Updated at 4:27pm 22nd April 2020)

Animal is set to close it's business, citing COVID-19.

Company H.Young is announcing Animal will be closing by the end of January 2021.

The company says its a result of the extremely challenging retail market which has now become worse due to COVID-19.

Managing Director of Animal, Laurence Hall says:

“This will obviously be a very sad announcement for all Animal’s hardworking employees and its loyal customers.

“In this period animal will continue trading through its websites and its clothing will also be available through its distributors.

“Finally, we would like to thank everyone for their support over these many years.”