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Togle start-up delivers M&S food to Londoners in 40 minutes Subscription

15 Jul 2016 | By Emma Weinbren

Togle will initially deliver to six postcodes in the Kensington and Chelsea area

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M&S’ like for like food sales slip as general merchandise sales plunge Subscription

07 Jul 2016 | By Alec Mattinson

Retailer continues to struggle in its clothing and home division, which saw like for like sales plunge 8.9%

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M&S given go-ahead to extend trial of freezing surplus food

06 Jul 2016 | By Megan Tatum

The scheme allows food on use-by date to be frozen between store closure and midnight

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M&S moves £4m smoked mackerel contract to Dawnfresh Subscription

30 Jun 2016 | By Kevin White

The switch follows a move by the retailer to sign up new seafood suppliers in June

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Usdaw calls for Marks & Spencer to discuss staff wage changes Subscription

27 Jun 2016 | By Carolyn Robertson

M&S said it was consulting with its Business Involvement Group rather than Usdaw

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M&S looks to cut bakery waste with predictive ordering Subscription

20 Jun 2016 | By Carolyn Robertson

Software tells bakers the best combination of products to bake at the right times of day

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Marks & Spencer invites investment for solar panels Subscription

17 Jun 2016 | By Carolyn Robertson

The retailer will buy back the energy generated to use in its stores

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Icelandic Seachill jobs in jeopardy after losing M&S contract Subscription

13 Jun 2016 | By Carina Perkins

Seafood processor had been supplying M&S for 30 years

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M&S launches TV ad to promote Patron's Lunch picnic range

07 Jun 2016 | By Carolyn Robertson

The 10-second TV spot coincides with M&S’s official partnership of the historic Patron’s Lunch

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M&S consulting on payment hike of 15% for shop floor staff Subscription

27 May 2016 | By Carolyn Robertson

The retailer said it had used the introduction of the national living wage to look at pay

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Rowe's comments send shockwaves through the City Subscription

27 May 2016

Steve Rowe’s ascension to the Marks & Spencer hotseat was widely welcomed, but his first set of annual results at the helm of the high street stalwart sent shockwaves through the City.

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M&S marks four millionth customer for Sparks loyalty scheme Subscription

26 May 2016 | By Carolyn Robertson

Retailer planning more personalised offers to customers through the card while reducing price promotions

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Media Bites 26 May: M&S, BHS, Tesco Subscription

26 May 2016 | By Alec Mattinson

Unsurprisingly M&S dominates the retail headlines this morning after its shares fell by more than 10% yesterday.

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City Snapshot: M&S profits drop 19.5% as it steps up convenience roll-out Subscription

25 May 2016 | By Alec Mattinson

M&S saw profit before tax drop 19.5% to £483.3m on revenues up 0.8% to £10.4bn

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M&S continues adventures with 'Spirit of Summer' ad campaign

11 May 2016 | By Carolyn Robertson

M&S has launched 300 new lines inspired by the Americas

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Marks & Spencer signs up to RFS seafood standards pledge Subscription

19 Apr 2016 | By Carina Perkins

The retailer is the first UK supermarket to make a worldwide commitment to the Responsible Fishing Scheme (RFS)

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M&S growth is flat but update 'better than feared' Subscription

08 Apr 2016 | By Alec Mattinson

M&S shares jumped 3.8% to 436.2p on Thursday morning – touching the highest level since early January

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M&S to support Coeliac UK's nationwide awareness campaign

06 Apr 2016 | By Carolyn Robertson

Retailer will provide use of stores for charity’s national leafleting day in May

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Kitchen Table Projects links with M&S for pitching 'bootcamp'

29 Feb 2016 | By Simon Gwynn

Start-ups will have the chance to pitch for a listing with the retailer

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Marks & Spencer takes Make Your Mark programme to head office

23 Feb 2016 | By Carolyn Robertson

M&S took on 19 graduates at its Paddington HQ this week

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M&S launches 'Adventures in Love' Valentine's Day TV ad

10 Feb 2016 | By Lisa Riley

The retailer highlights luxury products for a romantic night in

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M&S 'Adventures in Wonderfood' film showcases healthy eating

11 Jan 2016 | By Helen Gilbert

30-second clip pushes fruit and veg as an adventure

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Steve 'Trader Rowe' hailed as ideal CEO for Marks & Spencer Subscription

08 Jan 2016 | By Edward Devlin

Marc Bolland’s heir apparent at M&S is hailed as ‘incredibly effective trader’

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'Trader' Rowe to replace Bolland at M&S: what the analysts say Subscription

07 Jan 2016 | By Gavin Cleaver

Here’s what industry experts have to say about M&S’s dramatic announcement

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City snapshot: M&S CEO Marc Bolland steps down amid strong Christmas food sales but weak GM Subscription

07 Jan 2016 | By Alec Mattinson

Marks and Spencer has announced this morning that Marc Bolland will step down as CEO after six years in the role

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M&S reports 9% food waste reduction in three years

09 Jun 2016 | By Carolyn Robertson

Retailer has also backed The Grocer’s Waste Not Want Not campaign

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M&S: Three ways Rowe will fuel ambitious food growth plan Subscription

03 Jun 2016 | By Carolyn Robertson

Careful expansion, choice and quality will underpin its strategy

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Give Steve Rowe a break over 'Mrs M&S' Subscription

27 May 2016 | By Carolyn Robertson

The M&S CEO’s analysis of his customer base is more nuanced than the Mrs M&S moniker suggests 

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Thai Green Curry Sticky Rice Chips: acid test Subscription

06 May 2016

These sticky rice chips are part of a savoury snacking category that is up £3.5% to £2.9bn

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Too posh to peel? M&S has a packaging problem Subscription

05 May 2016 | By Joanna Blythman

Even judged by M&S’ own luxuriously indolent standards, its new plastic pack of pre-cut avocado takes the breath away

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My Week… by Steve Rowe (as told to Bill Tush) Subscription

14 Jan 2016

I’ve worked at M&S since I was 14. Man and boy. I’ve seen a few changes let me tell you

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The Grill Fruity BBQ Bacon Belly Rib Strips: acid test Subscription

13 Aug 2015 | By Simon Gwynn

Also including the likes of Pork Belly Hog Roast, Kentish Apple Sauce & Crackling Crumb…

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Poshest Prosecco crisps: fizzy crunch time for M&S Subscription

17 Jul 2015

The only commodity crisis Bogof worries about these days is the Prosecco shortage

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M&S defies price war headwinds, but for how long? Subscription

02 Apr 2015 | By Alec Mattinson

The long-awaited rebound in general merchandise has understandably dominated coverage of Marks & Spencer’s full-year trading numbers, but the continued growth in food is no less notable.

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Fairies fly back to serve up Marks & Spencer's Christmas menu

04 Dec 2014 | By Mark Dishman

Marks & Spencer’s initial Christmas ad focused on clothing – perhaps unsurprisingly…

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Putting Palestinian food and drink on the map Subscription

15 Nov 2014 | By Joanna Blythman

When Zaytoun was set up 10 years ago as a community interest company to develop a market for artisan Palestinian food…

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Marks & Spencer Mushroom Stroganoff: acid test Subscription

14 Nov 2014 | By Vince Bamford

Launched recently as part of M&S’s Vegetarian range, the retailer will be hoping this dish bucks the trend in the UK’s mea…

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