Xtra-vision goes into receivership

DVDsMovie rental chain Xtra-vision has gone into receivership.

Ernst & Young will take over the day-to-day running of the business with a view to selling what it said is 152 stores, the vast majority of which are profitable.

Headquartered in Tallaght, Xtra-vision has a database of more than 400,000 customers and 1,023 staff.

The receivers said customers will not be affected during the sales process and that all gift cards, cash deposits and savings club amounts will be honoured.

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