TJ Hughes is a discount department store specialising in home and fashion, fragrance and cosmetics, technology and electricals. It offers premium brands at up to 70% discount and quality products at low prices.
Departments include menswear, womenswear, childrenswear, fragrance, cosmetics, fashion accessories, footwear, housewares, electrical, consumer electronics, toys, home furnishings and linens. Larger stores include a restaurant.
With Headquarters in Liverpool, TJ Hughes first started trading in 1912. The company floated on the Stock Exchange in l992 and was acquired by JJB Sports in April 2002. Silverfleet Capital (Formally PPM Capital) and Bank of Scotland backed a management buy out in November 2003.
Today, after a private buyout in August 2011, TJ Hughes trades from 9 department stores nationwide and on line at www.tjhughes.co.uk. The stores are located across the UK from Eastbourne in the south to Glasgow in the north. The company employs around 700 people