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M&S focuses on food in second Christmas ad push
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Unsurprisingly M&S’ half year trading results are the main topic of conversation in today’s papers.
Marks & Spencer has reported a 1.4% rise in first half sales to £5bn, driven by its continued outperformance of the troubled UK grocery sector.
M&S website security lapse investigated Subscription
Visitors to the M&S website were able to see other customers’ personal details last night
M&S launches Sparks card to reward its 'members' Subscription
M&S says its new Sparks members club is about more than just loyalty
Marks & Spencer is to launch a nationwide surplus food redistribution scheme as part of its commitment to tackling food waste.
Campaigners are threatening protests if retailers do not stop sourcing from salmon farms that cull seals
Laura Wade-Gery is set to be off from September until January 2016
M&S is closing the stores because they are considered not to be fit for the future and in the wrong locations to serve its customers.
John Dixon’s resignation clears way for Steve Rowe in battle to succeed Marc Bolland as M&S CEO.
Banc De Binary’s report says M&S salaries have increased by 3%, and that Morrisons is close behind
M&S invests in every day prices in first quarter Subscription
Marks & Spencer dipped its toes in the UK supermarket price war during its first quarter in a bid to stay competitive in a challenging sector, according to CEO Mark Bolland.
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Marks & Spencer’s first quarter trading has met the City’s modest expectations, but its overall like-for-like sales growth fell back to zero after a 0.7% rise in the fourth quarter.
The retailer said soaring temperatures and other extreme conditions caused by climate change represented a serious threat to sales
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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
Also including the likes of Pork Belly Hog Roast, Kentish Apple Sauce & Crackling Crumb…
Poshest Prosecco crisps: fizzy crunch time for M&S Subscription
The only commodity crisis Bogof worries about these days is the Prosecco shortage
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, Bolland said M&S was entering a phase of ‘delivery’
Steve Rowe's Excellent Adventures: big interview Subscription
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…