Debenhams currently has 247 stores across 27 countries but it said that it was also evaluating whether to ‘exit some brands and non-core international markets’

is evaluating whether to close up to 10 stores and pull out of some of its international markets, as a part of a broad strategy shift to cut costs and keep up with changing consumer behaviour.

The retailer said that it aimed to simplify the way that people did their shopping, both online and offline, and that it wanted to make more effective use of people, inventory and infrastructure.

It said it…