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Moves underline how online players have gained the upper hand over traditional bricks-and-mortar clothing retailers. File photograph: Paul Ellis/AFP via Getty

British online fashion retailers Boohoo and Asos made major expansion moves on Monday, with the former buying the Debenhams brand and the latter in ta(...)

Debenhams is to start a liquidation process after JD Sports confirmed it had pulled out of a possible rescue deal, putting 12,000 workers at risk. Th(...)

Debenhams on Henry Street in Dublin on Thursday. The retail chain has announced that it is permanently closing all its stores in the Republic.  Photograph: Leah Farrell/

Coronavirus is poised to claim around 2,000 jobs with the closure of department store chain Debenhams’ shops in the Republic. The fashion and househ(...)

Shops are shut due to Covid-19 measures but Debenhams  is continuing to trade online

The move by UK chain Debenhams to seek protection from creditors will not hit its stores in the Republic, the company said on Monday. The department (...)

 Manor Formula One team’s Rio Haryanto  at Silverstone last year. The team is still seeking investment but running out of time before the start of the season. Photograph: Nigel French/PA Wire

Manor Racing have gone into administration, leaving the Formula One future of the Banbury-based marque in doubt. The team failed to secure fresh inv(...)

 Administrators said Marussia will “continue to operate”. Photograph:  David Davies/PA Wire

Marussia will miss the United States Grand Prix this weekend after becoming the second Formula 1 team in four days to go into administration.London-ba(...)