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The retailer said soaring temperatures and other extreme conditions caused by climate change represented a serious threat to sales
The properties in Blandford Forum, Chepstow, Haslemere, Penrith, Rayleigh, Stockton Heath and Matlock range in size from 9,000-15,000 sq ft
Marks & Spencer has claimed it is making strong progress on its sustainability commitments.
The papers are predictably dominated by Marks & Spencer’s return to annual profit growth yesterday, with chief executive Mark Bolland’s position suddenly looking more secure
Marks & Spencer was one of the biggest risers on the FTSE 100 today after posting a 3.4% rise in pre-tax profits to £600m.
Home-grown produce including brewed craft beer, beef burgers and regional cheeses are among the goods featured in new campaign
Employing 100 members of staff, the 5,000 sq metre shop opened in Brussels on Thursday, and showcases the country’s first ever M&S bakery and café
The app will offer features and instructions based on cooking time for individual recipes, as well as the ability to “tick off” grocery items as the wearer shops
M&S has launched a new system called Cheetah to slash energy use from ventilation used at kitchens in its stores…
New M&S range to celebrate 'forgotten' British food Subscription
Alongside branded products, M&S has introduced a range of more than 300 own label lines as part of the initiative
The 130,000 sq ft Northumberland Street outlet is the first major full-line store to undergo the changes
The 2015 Big Beach Clean-up aims to get 8,000 M&S customers and employees to clear litter from 135 beaches
M&S is one of many companies including Gap, Adidas and H&M, who are implicated by the accusations in a new 140-page Human Rights Watch (HRW) report
Retailer will join with Pearl & Dean to promote ‘The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel’ with in-store promotions
Marks & Spencer updates with Asian growth plans as it reaffirms commitment to entering Beijing
Crop made possible by the development of a new, ‘early’ variety of the vegetable cultivated in polytunnels
Marks & Spencer has for the first time appointed a UK bottler for New World wine.
Weir joins the retailer following three years as chief finance director at John Lewis
Supermarkets already had stickers on POS materials, but applying them to bottles saw quick rise in sales
Marks & Spencer shares fell by 3.5% in early trading today despite a 2.8% rise in third quarter food sales after it revealed a slump in general merchandise revenues.
Switching to LED lights has the potential to boost sales so much that retailers…
All M&S Food Halls will have LED lighting within two years, the retailer pledged this week.
Analysts have welcomed the appointment of retail heavyweight Helen Weir as Marks & Spencer’s new finance director…
Marks and Spencer has hired John Lewis’ Helen Weir as chief finance officer to replaced new Tesco CFO Alan Stewart.
The 2013 High Court injunction effectively preventing Marks & Spencer from bidding on the Interflora trademark in the Google advertising programme AdWords remains in place, at least temporarily, the Court of Appeal has said.
M&S defies price war headwinds, but for how long? Subscription
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.
Marks & Spencer’s initial Christmas ad focused on clothing – perhaps unsurprisingly…
Putting Palestinian food and drink on the map Subscription
When Zaytoun was set up 10 years ago as a community interest company to develop a market for artisan Palestinian food…
Marks & Spencer Mushroom Stroganoff: acid test Subscription
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…
Dressed in black suit, white shirt and black tie, M&S boss Marc Bolland looked more like an undertaker than the CEO of…
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Steve Rowe is a whirlwind. I’m on a guided tour of the Bromley store with the executive director of food at M&S…
The head of Plan A and facilities management at M&S says its eco-stores are not just a question of principle…
Tea sales have been off the boil for some time and there’s little sign of them warming up…
I want to eat all the food. That’s pretty much the only thought your brain can process when you’re watching M&S’ new ad…
Retailers have been increasing the presence of free-from lines – and particularly wheat and gluten-free – in their stores…
There is a big opportunity for the further development of sophisticated soft drinks…
M&S’ flatlining profits don’t mean Tesco has made a mistake in poaching Alan Stewart as its new CFO