M&S going retro for 125th anniversary

  • Print
  • Share
  • Comment
  • Save

Marks & Spencer is celebrating its 125th birthday with the launch of a raft of retro food and drink products - some of which it hasn't sold for years.

Biscuits, tea and jam in limited-edition packaging will hit shelves on Monday alongside classic sweets in old-fashioned sweet jars.

M&S is also bringing back its first range of pre-packed cakes, which it started selling in the 1950s, including Cherry Madeira at £1.79, Battenburg at £1.29 and iced fruit cake at £1.99. It is also resurrecting its first pre-packed cake, the swiss roll, at 99p.

Have your say

These comments have not been moderated.

You are encouraged to participate with comments that are relevant to our news stories. You should not post comments that are abusive, threatening, defamatory, misleading or invasive of privacy. For the full terms and conditions for commenting see clause 7 of our Terms and Conditions ‘Participating in Online Communities’. These terms may be updated from time to time, so please read them before posting a comment.

Any comment that violates these terms may be removed in its entirety as we do not edit comments.

If you wish to complain about a comment please use the “report this comment” facility or email groceremails@wrbm.com

Mandatory
Mandatory
Mandatory
Mandatory

Related images

  • MARKSANDSPENCERRHUBARB
  • Print
  • Share
  • Comment
  • Save
Sign in

Newsletter Sign-up

Free

I wish to receive the following newsletters:

For Members

Become a Gold Member to receive these newsletters:

Become a Finance Member to receive these newsletters:

Become a member of The Grocer

DIRECTORY

The+Grocer+Directory

CLICK HERE to search for the products, services and companies you need in the definitive guide to the UK food and drink industry.

FOLLOW THE GROCER

The Grocer's commentators and opinion makers