A departmental store is nothing but an establishment of retailing where the customers are offered huge range and wide variety of all kinds of consumer goods. The various categories in which these consumer goods are divided are called as “Departments”. The various departments that are available in these stores are the hardware, toys, clothing, toiletries, house-ware, cosmetics, furniture, do it yourself, sporting goods, paint, home appliances, accessories and much more. These stores, which were a part of an era of 1990s, include three such growing stores and these are the House of Fraser, Argos and Debenhams.
The United Kingdom has so many departmental stores in its territory and has been able to provide and fulfill all the basic requirements of the consumers. The consumer goods that are available in these stores are situated in the nearest markets of the people’s residence.
The people who are unable to find them at their nearest stores can use the direct links of the company’s official websites so that they can shop from their departmental stores just while sitting at their homes.
The three such online departmental stores situated in the United Kingdom are as follows:
House of Frasers
House of Fraser Company of the United Kingdom is a retail industry in nature. The various departments that it offers are of the house-wares, cosmetics and clothing. It was founded in the year 1849 in Scotland, UK. Initially, it was known to be Fraser & Sons but only till 1891. The various brands that can be seen here are the Sheridan, Christy, Villeroy & Boch, Graham & Brwon, Linea and much more like these. It is situated in London in the United Kingdom.
Argos, founded by Richard Tompkins is in nature is a retail industry. The Argos Customer Support Cell is located in Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, England. This UK based company has its stores in nearly 845 in number. The customers whenever feel like either visiting the Argos head office or headquarters or for writing to them, can use the address. The company sells all these consumer goods at such affordable rates and with the good quality at the priority. This 44 years old company was founded in the year 1972 on November 13.
Debenhams is a Public Limited Company and is traded as the DEB at the London Stock Exchange. This is basically fashion retail. This company was founded in the year 1778 by William Clark. Its headquarters is situated in 10 Brock Street, London, England, United Kingdom. The company has a huge range of consumer goods to offer to the people at large. These include the gifts, toys, cosmetics, fashion clothing, accessories, home and furniture and much more like these. This British Retailer has two subsidiaries companies too such as Debenhams Ireland and Magasin du Nord.