Debenhams PLC (DEB.L)
22 Mar 2018
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LONDON British sportswear retailer Sports Direct has increased its stake in department store chain Debenhams to 29.7 percent and is seeking to extend its relationship with the firm to "a strategic partnership", it said on Friday.
LONDON, March 2 British sportswear retailer Sports Direct has increased its stake in department store chain Debenhams to 29.7 percent and is seeking to extend its relationship with the firm to "a strategic partnership", it said on Friday.
* COMPANY HAS INCREASED ITS TOTAL HOLDINGS IN DEBENHAMS PLC TO 29.70%
LONDON, Feb 8 Department store Debenhams said on Thursday it plans to cut 320 in-store management roles, following several other British retailers who are shedding staff to cut costs.
LONDON, Feb 8 British department store Debenhams plans to cut 320 instore management roles as part of a programme to reduce costs by 10 million pounds ($14 million) this year, it said on Thursday.
* DEBENHAMS CUTTING 320 JOBS IN STORE MANAGEMENT SHAKE-UP - SKY NEWS Source text : http://bit.ly/2E90SiW Further company coverage:
LONDON, Jan 8 (IFR) - New Look, House of Fraser and Debenhams bonds hit lows on Monday because of financial stress, but the year's first high-yield deal for online property platform Zoopla will test how far concerns around UK consumer names has spread to the market.
Jan 5 The following are the top stories on the business pages of British newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.
LONDON, Jan 4 A rise in oil majors helped pushed the UK's top share index to an all-time high on Thursday but below the level enjoyed by its European peers, as retailers hurt after a Debenhams profit warning and house prices weighed on the real estate sector.