Adminstrators working to find buyers for the remaining TJ Hughes stores have confirmed that a further 12 outlets will close in the coming days, with almost 600 staff losing their jobs.
Stores in Belfast, Bootle, Corby, Coventry, Derby, Oldham, Plymouth, Redditch, Romford and Scunthorpe will all close this weekend.
Stores in Hanley and Warrington will shut next week.
A total of 2200 staff, from a peak payroll of 4000, have lost their jobs as 42 stores have been closed since the Liverpool-based department store group went into administration.
TK Hughes stocked fashion, home wares, accessories, toys, fragrances, and a variety of discounted nightwear and lingerie products, from well known brands such as Wonderbra.