Countrywide brand about to disappear

The Countrywide Farmers retail chain will all but cease trading by the end of May, following a 15 week administration process. The chain now comprises just 15 trading stores, from the 48 when the business went into administration in early March, but will be down to four branches by next week.

Wynnstay buys eight Countrywide stores

The Wynnstay Group has acquired eight former Countrywide Farmers stores from the administrator, in a move that widens its retail footprint and increases the Wynnstay portfolio to 60 stores. Wynnstay has reached agreement with KPMG Restructuring to acquire the business...