The figures from Debenhams are all the more surprising given the lacklustre performance of rivals Next and Marks & Spencer. Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA Wire

There was some good news on Tuesday for Morrisons and Debenhams as both defied gloomy expectations by checking in with better-than-expected Christmas (...)

Debenhams said it remained cautious about the outlook as consumers were still not seeing a rise in their disposable incomes.

Department store chain Debenhams posted a 21 per cent slump in annual profit, as expected, mainly reflecting a disastrous first half when warm autumn (...)

Sales at Debenhams stores open over a year rose 0.7 per cent in the 14 weeks to June 7th, the company has reported. Photograph: Dave Thompson/PA Wire

Department store chain Debenhams said underlying sales rose slightly in its latest trading period, as it shifted its strategy to have fewer days on pr(...)

 Debenhams on Oxford Street:   Sports Direct International has bought almost 5 per cent  of shares  in Britain’s second-largest department stores chain. Photograph:  Yui Mok/PA Wire

Just when Debenhams thought things couldn’t get much worse after its huge post-Christmas profits warning, up pops the maverick Mike Ashley to make lif(...)

Debenhams this morning said it will meet forecasts for 2012-13 profit after a warmer summer helped sales growth. Photo: Bloomberg

Debenhams will meet forecasts for 2012-13 profit after a warmer summer helped sales growth pick-up in its fourth quarter, Britain’s No. 2 department s(...)