She said the business was hit by falling footfall, alongside rising costs and weak consumer confidence.
Poundworld has around 350 stores across the United Kingdom, including branches at Bloxwich, the intu Merry Hill shopping centre in Brierley Hill, Hednesford, Lichfield, on the Reedswood Retail Park in Walsall, in Stafford and West Bromwich and two in Wolverhampton.
Chris Edwards, who founded the business in Wakefield, Yorkshire in 1974 before selling it to TPG for £150m, is also thought to have been interested in buying back the business.
"Despite investing resources to strengthen the business, the decline in United Kingdom retail and challenging behaviour affected Poundworld significantly".
The demise of Poundworld follows the collapse into administration earlier this year of both high street electronics firm Maplin and Toys R Us.
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