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DEBENHAMS AT CHRISTMAS

DEBENHAMS AT CHRISTMAS

On December 25th, 1813, William Debenham joined William Clark at Clark’s drapery shop on 44 Wigmore Street in London. ┬áThis partnership was the creation of Debenham’s Department Store.

Clark had been in operation since 1778 meaning that Debenham’s can trace its roots back over 238 years, ┬áThe company has grown to over 175 stores operating in the UK, Ireland and Denmark (Mostly though acquisitions).