Why we no longer love department stores
Department stores were once the main attraction on many high streets, but these days shoppers appear increasingly able to resist their charms.
This week House of Fraser denied rumours it is on the brink of collapse amid reports it is struggling to secure the support of its banks.
Debenhams is planning to shut stores as profits fall - and BHS spectacularly collapsed in 2016, putting 11,000 people out of work.
Yet some chains continue to prosper, so where have the weaker performers gone wrong?
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