Published on 11 - May - 2011
Update from Focus administratorsErnst & Young says it has received a "fantastic level of interest" in Focus DIY, which it is looking to sell as a going concern after the company entered administration on May 5.
Joint administrator Simon Allport said: "Stores have been trading at record levels, and well above budget, over the last week, and continue to offer very competitive prices across the full product range. We are grateful to all the group's loyal customers, suppliers and employees for their continued support.
"We have received a fantastic level of interest in the business and will continue to seek offers for the sale of the business."
Ernst & Young are continuing to trade all stores and says it is "very much business as usual", with the company's strong seasonal product offerings being replenished and the majority of suppliers showing their support for continued trading.
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