Drive our growth. Inspire a generation. Show the high street how it’s done. Be part of one of the most exciting and visionary names in British retail. Welcome to Debenhams. For 200 years, the passion and ambition of our people have been making us who we are. Unmistakeably unique. The future you’ll have with us is no different. It’s a future you’re in control of. A future where your individuality determines our success. A future where you’ll be someone you never thought you could be. Whether you’ve already decided your career starts with us, or you want to learn more about what we offer, you’ll find everything you need to know right here. Everyone is someone here at Debenhams. Who do you want to be? Across 240 stores, 28 countries, two UK head offices, and our online shopping channels, we do things differently to make sure we stand out. We’re a team of over 25,000 individuals. All of us with our own knowledge, enthusiasm and drive. But when you combine this talent, that’s when you discover how we set the industry benchmark for style, innovation, choice and quality. Time and time again. It’s why you only have to pass one of our stores to be inspired by the latest trends. It’s why we have a reputation for delivering the best customer service on the high street and it’s why our head offices are hubs of creative flair, analytical thinking and strategic planning. If this sounds like the kind of environment you want to make your mark on - join us.
Company Growth (employees)
London, GB
Size (employees)
8,392 (est)
Debenhams was founded in 1778 and is headquartered in London, GB

Key People/Management at Debenhams

Angela Morrison

Angela Morrison

IT & Supply Chain Director

Debenhams Office Locations

Debenhams has an office in London
London, GB (HQ)
10 Brock St
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Debenhams Financials and Metrics

Debenhams Financials

Debenhams's revenue was reported to be £2.1 b in FY, 2016 which is a 0% increase from the previous period.

Revenue (FY, 2016)

2.1 b

Revenue growth (FY, 2015 - FY, 2016), %


Gross profit (FY, 2016)

244.9 m

Gross profit margin (FY, 2016), %


Net income (FY, 2016)

126.2 m

Market capitalization (31-Oct-2017)

536.9 m

Closing share price (31-Oct-2017)


Cash (03-Sep-2016)

50.7 m
Debenhams's current market capitalization is £536.9 m.
GBPFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


2.1 b2.1 b2.1 b2.1 b

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

1.8 b1.8 b1.8 b1.9 b

Gross profit

291.2 m261.3 m274.7 m244.9 m
GBPFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


55 m28.9 m50.7 m

Accounts Receivable

22.5 m22.4 m23.7 m

Current Assets

1.6 b1.8 b2 b


600.3 m595.7 m593.6 m
GBPFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Income Taxes Paid

(28.3 m)(23.8 m)(19 m)
GBPY, 2016


266.7 k

Financial Leverage

2.3 x
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Debenhams Market Value History

Debenhams's Web-traffic and Trends

Debenhams Online and Social Media Presence

Debenhams News and Updates

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