Belfast Telegraph

Play.com sheds over 200 staff

Online music and computer game seller Play.com is to make more than 200 staff redundant with the closure of its retail arm, a move it says is due to the Government ending a VAT loophole.

Online music and computer game seller Play.com is to make more than 200 staff redundant with the closure of its retail arm, a move it says is due to the Government ending a VAT loophole. The company, one of the first online retailers when it launched in 1998, will lay off 67 workers at Cambridge and Bristol bases and 147 in Jersey.

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