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UK Department Stores 2009

  • ID: 998900
  • May 2009
  • Region: United Kingdom, Great Britain
  • 181 Pages
  • Verdict Research Limited

The UK department store sector has been through a period of change since the millennium driven by exits and consolidation. It now faces further contraction as the non-food sector suffers during the recession. This report examines expenditure trends in the sector, the performance of the market leaders and highlights threats and opportunities available to drive future growth.

- Consumer expenditure via department stores 1999-2009e, growth and inflation/deflation trends, store numbers, space and sales densities.

- Market shares 2004-2009e, sales, space, operating profits and margin and sales and profit densities of Top Ten retailers in the sector.

- Trading and space performance, with product allocation, of Top Ten department store operators, including analysis and outlook for each.The department store sector came to a virtual halt in 2008, with 0.1% growth. The core department store shopper, the 45+s saw their incomes cut by falling interest rates, and were hit by pension worries, declining house prices and fuel and food inflation. In 2009 we expect the market to be even tougher, falling -2.6% to £13.95bn.

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CHAPTER 1 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
Key Findings - Profitability under threat
Main Conclusions

CHAPTER 2 MARKET ANALYSIS
Market Definition and Methodology
Department store sales trends - contracting
Deflation worsening in non-food
Shift in product mix as competitive environment changes
Space increasing, sales density diluted
Share of non-food sales

CHAPTER 3 COMPANY DATA ANALYSIS
Market shares - consolidating for leaders
Sales & operating profit densities - polarising performance
Key Operating Statistics
Product space allocation
Advertising Media Expenditure

CHAPTER 4 OUTLOOK
Current Market Situation
Overexpansion Now a Threat
Need to Focus on 45+ ABC1s
Advantages of an Ageing Population Profile
Previous Recession Taught Lesson
Sector performances in previous recession
Supermarkets Up Competition
Online Opportunities Outweigh Threats
Factors for Success

CHAPTER 5 BEALES
Company Overview
Market Share
Trading Record
Year to October 2008
Current Trading
Store Portfolio
Retail Proposition
Space Allocation
Management, Marketing & Operations
Outlook

CHAPTER 6 DEBENHAMS
Company Overview
Market Shares
Trading Record
Year to August 2008
Current Trading
Store Portfolio
Retail Proposition
Management, Marketing and Operations
Outlook

CHAPTER 7 FENWICK
Company Overview
Market Share
Trading Record
Year to January 2008
Year to January 2009e
Store Portfolio
Retail Proposition
Space Allocation
Management, Marketing & Operations
Outlook

CHAPTER 8 HARRODS
Company Overview
Market Share
Trading Record
Year to January 2008
Year to January 2009
Store Portfolio
Retail Proposition
Space Allocation
Management, Marketing & Operations
Outlook

CHAPTER 9 HARVEY NICHOLS
Company Overview
Market Share
Trading Record
Year to March 2008
Year to March 2009e
Store Portfolio
Retail Proposition
Space Allocation
Management, Marketing & Operations
Outlook

CHAPTER 10 HOUSE OF FRASER
Company Overview
Market Shares
Trading Record
Year to January 2008
Year to January 2009
Christmas Trading
Store Portfolio
Retail Proposition
Space Allocation
Management, Marketing & Operations
Outlook

CHAPTER 11 JOHN LEWIS
Company Overview
Market Share
Trading Record
Year to January 2009
Current Trading
Store Portfolio
Retail Proposition
Space Allocation
Marketing & Operations
Outlook

CHAPTER 12 MARKS & SPENCER
Company Overview
Market Share
Trading Record
Year to March 2009
Store Portfolio
Retail Proposition
Space Allocation
Management
Marketing & Operations
Outlook

CHAPTER 13 SELFRIDGES
Company Overview
Market Share
Trading Record
Year to January 2008
Year to January 2009e
Store Portfolio
Retail Proposition
Space Allocation
Management, Marketing & Operations
Outlook

CHAPTER 14 TJ HUGHES
Company Overview
Market Share
Trading Record
Year to January 2008
Year to January 2009
Store Portfolio
Retail Proposition
Space Allocation
Management, Marketing & Operations
Outlook

CHAPTER 15 GLOSSARY
Market Definition
Financial Statistics - VAT
Trading Profile
Key Operating Ratios
Physical Development
Abbreviations

List of Tables:

Table 1: Department store market definition and methodology 2009
Table 2: Department store sales (including M&S) 1999-2009e
Table 3: Department store sales (excluding M&S) 1999-2009e
Table 4: Department stores product mix 2003 and 2008
Table 5: Department store share of overall sector sales 2003 & 2008
Table 6: Department stores, space and sales density 1999-2009e
Table 7: Department store retailers market shares 2004-2009e
Table 8: Department stores key operating statistics 2007/08
Table 9: Department stores (A-H) space allocation 2008
Table 10: Department stores (H-R) space allocation 2008
Table 11: Department stores (S-Z & Av) space allocation 2008
Table 12: Department store retailers advertising spend 2003-2008
Table 13: Department store ad spend as a % of sales 2003-2008
Table 14: Department store retailers advertising spend £m 2008
Table 15: Department store retailers advertising spend % 2008
Table 16: Threats to stores online propositions - & opportunities - 2009
Table 17: Beales company overview 2009
Table 18: Beales key operating statistics 2003-2008
Table 19: Beales trading record 1998-2008
Table 20: Beales store portfolio 1998-2008
Table 21: Beales store locations January 2009
Table 22: Beales retail proposition 2009
Table 23: Beales space allocation 2008
Table 24: Debenhams company overview 2009
Table 25: Debenhams key UK operating statistics 2003e-2008e
Table 26: Debenhams trading record 1998-2008
Table 27: Debenhams UK store portfolio 1998-2008e
Table 28: Debenhams retail proposition 2009
Table : Debenhams space allocation 2008
Table 29: Fenwick company overview 2009
Table 30: Fenwick key operating statistics 2004-2009e
Table 31: Fenwick trading record 1998-2009e
Table 32: Fenwick store portfolio 1998-2009e
Table 33: Fenwick store locations January 2009
Table 34: Fenwick retail proposition 2009
Table 35: Fenwick space allocation 2008
Table 36: Harrods company overview 2009
Table 37: Harrods key UK operating statistics 2004-2009e
Table 38: Harrods UK trading record 1999-2009e
Table 39: Harrods store portfolio 1999-2009e
Table 40: Harrods retail proposition 2009
Table 41: Harrods space allocation 2008
Table 42: Harvey Nichols company overview 2009
Table 43: Harvey Nichols key operating statistics 2004-2009e
Table 44: Harvey Nichols UK stores trading record 1999-2009e
Table 45: Harvey Nichols UK store portfolio 1997-2009e
Table 46: Harvey Nichols UK & Ireland store locations January 2009
Table 47: Harvey Nichols retail proposition 2009
Table 48: Harvey Nichols space allocation 2008
Table 49: House of Fraser company overview 2009
Table 50: House of Fraser key operating statistics 2004-2009e
Table 51: House of Fraser trading record 1999-2009e
Table 52: House of Fraser store portfolio 1997-2009e
Table 53: House of Fraser retail proposition 2009
Table 54: House of Fraser space allocation 2008
Table 55: John Lewis company overview 2009
Table 56: John Lewis key operating statistics 2004-2009e
Table 57: John Lewis Stores trading record 1999-2009
Table 58: John Lewis store portfolio 1999-2009
Table 59: John Lewis department store opening/relocation plans 2009-2014
Table 60: John Lewis retail proposition 2009
Table 61: John Lewis space allocation 2008
Table 62: Marks & Spencer company overview 2009
Table 63: Marks & Spencer UK key operating statistics 2004-2009e
Table 64: Marks & Spencer UK trading record 1998-2009e
Table 65: M&S store portfolio 1999-2009
Table 66: Marks & Spencer retail proposition 2009
Table 67: Marks & Spencer space allocation 2008
Table 68: Selfridges company overview 2009
Table 69: Selfridges key operating statistics 2004-2009e
Table 70: Selfridges trading record 1999-2009e
Table 71: Selfridges store portfolio 1998-2008e
Table 72: Selfridges retail proposition 2009
Table 73: Selfridges space allocation 2008
Table 74: TJ Hughes company overview 2009
Table 75: TJ Hughes key operating statistics 2004-2009e
Table 76: TJ Hughes trading record 1998-2009e
Table 77: TJ Hughes store portfolio 1998-2009
Table 78: TJ Hughes retail proposition 2009
Table 79: TJ Hughes space allocation 2008

List of Figures:

Figure 1: Department store sales growth incl and ex M&S 2004-2009e
Figure 2: Department store sales growth vs total retail sales and non-food retail sales growth 2004-2009e
Figure 3: Department store deflation trend 1999-2009e
Figure 4: Total department store (including M&S) market shares of retail and non-food sales 2004-2009e
Figure 5: Department stores (excluding Marks & Spencer) market share of retail and non-food sales 2004-2009e
Figure 6: Department store market shares 2004 and 2009e
Figure 7: Winners and losers of department store share 2009e on 2004
Figure 8: Department stores year end 2007/08 sales density comparison
Figure 9: Department stores operating profit density year end 2007/08
Figure 10: Breakdown of department store customers by age 2009
Figure 11: Department store customers by socio-economic group 2009
Figure 12: Projected % changes in population by age band 2013 on 2008
Figure 13: Sectors enjoying positive consumer spending trend 1988-1993
Figure 14: Sectors suffering slowdown in consumer spending 1988-1993
Figure 15: Sector consumer spending trend forecasts 2008-2012
Figure 16: Beales market share 2004-2009e
Figure 17: Beales fashion/home space split 2003-2008
Figure 18: Beales fashion space allocation 2003-2008
Figure 19: Beales home space allocation 2003-2008
Figure 20: Debenhams department store market shares 2004-2009e
Figure 21: Debenhams space allocation 2003 - 2008
Figure 22: Debenhams fashion space allocation 2003-2008
Figure : Debenhams home space allocation 2003-2008
Figure 23: Fenwick market share 2004-2009e
Figure 24: Fenwick home/fashion space split 2003-2008
Figure 25: Fenwick fashion space allocation 2003-2008
Figure 26: Fenwick home space allocation 2003-2008
Figure 27: Harrods department store market shares 2004-2009e
Figure 28: Harrods fashion/home split 2003-2008
Figure 29: Harrods fashion space allocation 2003-2008
Figure 30: Harrods home space allocation 2003-2008
Figure 31: Harvey Nichols market share 2004-2009e
Figure 32: Harvey Nichols fashion/home space split 2003-2008
Figure 33: Harvey Nichols fashion space allocation 2003-2008
Figure 34: Harvey Nichols home space allocation 2003-2008
Figure 35: House of Fraser market shares 2004-2009e
Figure 36: House of Fraser fashion/home space split 2003-2008
Figure 37: House of Fraser fashion space allocation 2003-2008
Figure 38: House of Fraser home space allocation 2003-2008
Figure 39: John Lewis market share 2004-2009e
Figure 40: John Lewis home/fashion space split 2003-2008
Figure 41: John Lewis fashion space allocation 2003-2008
Figure : John Lewis home space allocation 2003-2008
Figure 42: Marks & Spencer market share 2004-2009e
Figure 43: Marks & Spencer fashion/food/home space split 2003-2008
Figure 44: Marks & Spencer fashion space allocation 2003-2008
Figure 45: Marks & Spencer home space allocation 2003-2008
Figure 46: Selfridges market share 2004-2009e
Figure 47: Selfridges fashion/home space split 2003-2008
Figure 48: Selfridges fashion space allocation 2003-2008
Figure 49: Selfridges home space allocation 2003-2008
Figure 50: TJ Hughes market share 2004-2009e
Figure 51: TJ Hughes fashion/home space split 2003-2008
Figure 52: TJ Hughes fashion space allocation 2003-2008
Figure 53: T J Hughes home space allocation 2003-2008

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