Hays acquires all 555 Thomas Cook stores

Thomas Cook

Hays Travel has acquired all 555 Thomas Cook stores around the UK out of liquidation, providing re-employment opportunities for former staff of the bust travel group’s retail operations.

Hays Travel is the country’s largest independent travel agent. The company also runs the Hays Travel Independence Group, a consortium of independent travel agents, in addition to operating a subsidiary business, Just Go Travel, which trades under the Hays Travel brand predominantly across the North West of England.