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Administrator PwC chops Maplin staff

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Economically this might be a good thing. All those people interested in electronics and computers who would have had to work in Maplin / Radio-shack because there wasn't a big computer company in their town can now get a well paid job in computers wherever they live.

And all the English lit graduates who once worked in Blackwells and Waterstones are now fulfilling a useful community service roll ensuring your name is punctuated correctly on your Starbucks cup

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