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Debenhams begins liquidation of Hong Kong business

British multinational fashion retailer Debenhams has begun liquidation of its operations in Hong Kong, along with its operations in Ireland and Bangladesh.

Historic falls in retail sales around the world spell doom for many chains

As retail sales figures begin to come in from countries where lockdowns have been in force, the true impact of the coronavirus pandemic on the industry is becoming alarmingly clear.

Boohoo set to buy Karen Millen and Coast – updated

Fast-growing pure-play online fashion retailer Boohoo is preparing to acquire the Karen Millan and Coast brands.

Online fashion retailer Boohoo set to buy Karen Millen and Coast – updated

Fast-growing pure-play online fashion retailer Boohoo is preparing to acquire the Karen Millan and Coast brands.

Lenders take control of Debenhams

Debenhams plc, the top holding company of the struggling UK department store chain, Debenhams, has gone into administration.

Lenders take control of Debenhams

Debenhams plc, the top holding company of the struggling UK department store chain, Debenhams, has gone into administration.

Debenhams shareholders face massive losses

Struggling department store chain Debenhams said shareholders could lose their entire investment as a result of some of the restructuring options it is considering.

Debenhams chairman out, CEO off board

Struggling UK department store Debenhams has reported a 3.4 per cent drop in like-for-like sales over the crucial six-week Christmas trading period.

Chinese owner Nanjing Cenbest loses House of Fraser

House of Fraser’s rescue deal leaves Nanjing Cenbest – which brokered the failed C.banner International investment – with nothing.

New investment ‘should save’ House of Fraser

House of Fraser has filed a Company Voluntary Arrangement and plans to use the breathing space afforded to close stores.

Debenhams profit plunges 84 per cent after storm closes stores

Debenhams profit plunged 84 per cent in the half year to March 3.

Debenhams to launch in-store fitness centres

British retailer, Debenhams is to trial in-store fitness centres with gym specialist Sweat! as its partner, in three of its locations.