Debenhams axes 2,500 jobs in fresh cost-cutting drive

Debenhams Bournemouth

Debenhams is axing 2,500 staff across its stores and warehouses as the business grapples to reduce its cost base.

Retail Week can reveal that the embattled department store chain is scrapping the roles of sales manager, visual merchandise manager and selling support manager as it streamlines its shopfloor teams.

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