Debenhams PLC (DEB.L)
22 May 2015
LONDON, April 16 - British department stores chain Debenhams said it would give more shop space to a raft of retailers including Costa Coffee and Sports Direct as part of a shake-up aimed at improving under-pressure profits.
LONDON, April 16 - Debenhams, Britain's No.2 department stores chain, posted a better-than-expected rise in first-half profit as its strategy of running fewer promotions boosted full-price sales, and an improved online offer helped increase demand.
* Terry Duddy, a non-executive director of company, has been appointed as a non-executive director to board of Debenhams with effect from today Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: (Bengaluru Newsroom; +44 207 542 1810)
LONDON, April 10 - Debenhams has appointed veteran retailer Terry Duddy as a non-executive director, Britain's second-largest department store said on Friday.
* Appointed Terry Duddy as a non-executive director Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:
LONDON, Jan 23 - Sports Direct founder Mike Ashley said on Friday he did not intend to make a bid for retailer Debenhams, as he increased his financial interest in the firm.
* Termination of put option agreement in relation to 6.6 pct stake in Debenhams Plc
* Shares fall as much as 8.6 pct (Adds analyst, shares, detail, background)
LONDON, Jan 13 - Debenhams, Britain's No.2 department store chain, posted a fall in first-quarter sales, although there were signs of improvement over the key Christmas trading period.