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Department Stores in the UK - Industry Market Research Report


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Department Stores in the UK

Department stores retail a wide range of general merchandise, including clothing, household appliances, toys, games, personal-care products and garden equipment. Non-specialised stores that primarily sell food are classified as supermarkets and are not included in the industry.

This report covers the scope, size, disposition and growth of the industry including the key sensitivities and success factors. Also included are five year industry forecasts, growth rates and an analysis of the industry key players and their market shares.


  • About this Industry
  • Industry at a Glance
    • Table Key Statistics Snapshot
    • Table Revenue vs. employment growth
    • Table Products and services segmentation (2016-17)
    • Table Industry Structure
  • Industry Performance
    • Table Real household disposable income
    • Table Industry revenue
    • Table Life Cycle Stage
  • Products & Markets
    • Table KEY BUYING INDUSTRIES
    • Table KEY SELLING INDUSTRIES
    • Table Products and services segmentation (2016-17)
    • Table Major market segmentation (2016-17)
    • Table Business Locations 2016-17
    • Table Distribution of establishments vs. population
  • Competitive Landscape
    • Table Sector vs. Industry Costs
    • Table Barriers to Entry checklist
  • Major Companies
    • Table Major players
    • Table Marks and Spencer Group plc – industry-related performance*
    • Table Marks and Spencer Group plc (UK segment) –financial performance
    • Table John Lewis Partnership plc (department store segment) –financial performance
    • Table Debenhams plc (UK retail segment) –financial performance
    • Table Harrods Ltd – financial performance
    • Table House of Fraser (Stores) Ltd – financial performance
    • Table Selfridges Retail Ltd – financial performance
  • Operating Conditions
    • Table Capital intensity
    • Table Tools of the Trade: Growth Strategies for Success
  • Key Statistics
    • Table Industry Data
    • Table Annual Change
    • Table Key Ratios
  • Jargon & Glossary

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