Founded in 1778 by William Clark in London the store specialised in materials such as silks, haberdashery, hosiery & lace. The brand grew and spread across the country, changing name multiple times over the years. By 1905 it was officially incorporated as Debenhams Limited.
The brand traditionally focused on clothing, however in recent years has expanded its remit to include food, beauty, lighting and gifts.
The post-internet squeeze on high street brands led Debenhams to close 22 of its stores after Christmas 2019.
Debenhams stores include concessions from brand such as:
Alongside guest brands the shop offers its own exclusive ranges which bring collections from established designers to the masses at affordable prices; these include:
These fashion lines, along with the store's focus on home and beauty means they are in constant need of models, actors, photographers, editors and crew for their in store displays, TV advertising and online output.
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