Nick Bubb’s verdict: Will Debenhams' profits suffer?

Debenhams' new boss has unveiled his strategy but the City wanted more clarity on how it would improve financial returns

Debenhams boss Sergio Bucher says the department store group has “a successful and profitable future”, but will the redesigned business be more or less profitable?

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