Following today’s release of M&S FY figures for 2018/19, Thomas Brereton, Retail Analyst at GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company, comments: ‘‘Three years into the “biggest transformation in UK retail history”, M&S is finding it difficult to see the
Marks & Spencer (M&S) has launched a new eco-shopping bag that helps prevent waste and reduce poverty among people living in Haiti and the Philippines. Launching in stores on 6 November, the re-usable bag is made from 75% Social Plastic©,
Rant & Rave, the leader in real-time customer engagement technology today announces a partnership with Marks & Spencer (M&S) to enable an easier process of capturing feedback from customers. This partnership will support M&S’s transformation to become a digital-first business,
Marks & Spencer has expanded its partnership with Doddle to provide easier online returns from M&S.com across its Simply Food stores.
Marks & Spencer (M&S) has partnered with True, Europe’s only retail and consumer investment and innovation firm, to gain pre-emptive access to its deep-rooted retail and consumer expertise, emerging technologies, proprietary research and sector-specific international network. The partnership with True
Microsoft Corp. and M&S have announced the signing of a strategic partnership focused on testing the integration of Microsoft AI technologies into M&S’ customer experience, stores and wider operations.
Yesterday 137 M&S stores up and down the country sold out completely of the our rebranded Roast Chicken Sandwich, with sales of the new-Royally inspired sarnie up almost 50% on the same day last year and up 20% on the
Marks & Spencer (M&S) is excited to announce a royal re-brand in honour of the wedding of HRH Prince Harry and Ms Meghan Markle. In celebration of Britain’s most anticipated wedding of the year, M&S will become Markle & Sparkle
The Tower 42 Estate has invested £50 million in 77,000 sq ft of new retail and offices designed by architects Stiff + Trevillion - bringing major trading names, contemporary lifestyle brands and artwork to the City.
Marks & Spencer (M&S) has selected Zetes to help transform visibility and fulfilment across its fresh food supply chain. The partnership will also see greater collaboration between M&S and its food suppliers via Zetes’ supply chain visibility platform, ZetesOlympus.
Tesco and M&S weather the perils of Christmas but concerns for retail relapse persist, says City Index
Thursday’s batch of updates does not alleviate renewed investor concerns that the retail sector could relapse into the malaise of a few years back, according to Ken Odeluga, market analyst, City Index. "The news tends to back the suspicion that major
Clipper Logistics plc has announced it has agreed a contract with Marks & Spencer which will see the retail focussed solutions provider take a key role in the M&S returns management operation. Under this new contract Clipper will consolidate stock returned from stores, as
This huge savings event kicks off in earnest on 24 November, and is promising to break all sorts of records in terms of the amount spent by British consumers. Despite an ailing economy and the distinct lack of real wage growth
Marks & Spencer Group’s interim results are a story of 'two out of three', according to Ray Gaul, vice president at Kantar Retail. Across the group’s three reporting divisions, two divisions are growing top line revenue. These are Food, growing at
Marks & Spencer is Britain’s most authentic brand, according to a comprehensive new research into authenticity that revealed just one in four people feel like brands can be trusted. The study also pointed to the opportunity for brands to overcome
Darnley’s Gin is celebrating this week with the announcement that one of its three award-winning expressions, Darnley’s Spiced Gin, is to be listed in M&S stores across Scotland. From the beginning of October, gin fans will be able to buy this
Marks & Spencer is the top brand for women and Ikea and Ben and Jerry’s are top among under 35s, YouGov shows
Marks & Spencer is the brand that British women have the best impression of, new YouGov analysis reveals.
Ian Tomlinson, founder at cloud technology firm, RetailStore, argues cloud will be critical for retailers to stay ahead and keep customers satisfied in 2017
Coop Switzerland, Marks & Spencer, Migros and Waitrose show leadership on farm animal welfare, reports shows
Retailers continue to be the strongest performing sector in the UK when it comes to managing and reporting their farm animal welfare policies and practices, according to the global Business Benchmark on Farm Animal Welfare (BBFAW) report published today (23
The retail store is enjoying a renaissance, as finding new and innovative uses for the retail space is very much front of mind for retailers today. Retailers are reinventing their bricks-and-mortar stores to stay relevant in today’s digital era.
Key retailers, led by Marks & Spencer, Tesco, Primark, and Debenhams, revealed better-than-expected trading results for the period ended 31 December to 7 of January 2017. This caps of a week of fantastic results announcements for British retailers and demonstrates
Marks & Spencer’s signature skincare range Formula has relaunched. With formulations and product lines both undergoing an overhaul, the retailer once again turned to DewGibbons + Partners to review the positioning then rationalise and redesign Formula’s identity and packaging, following
Marks & Spencer pips Boots and John Lewis to be crowned top of the Christmas shops, Rakuten Marketing research shows
New independent research from digital marketing company, Rakuten Marketing, reveals that Marks & Spencer is the nation’s favourite Christmas shop, with nearly a third of Brits planning to spend the most there this December. Consumers placed Boots in second position and
The Bracknell Regeneration Partnership has secured five additional new lettings for The Lexicon Bracknell retail and leisure destination. Four of these deals were signed post the EU referendum in June, demonstrating the resilience of the occupier market, and continued confidence
Four fifths of UK consumers want M&S to survive on the high street, despite retailer’s clothing sales fall
British consumers want Marks & Spencer (M&S) to remain on UK high streets, despite the retailer reporting an 8.9% fall in clothing sales in the first quarter, new research reveals. Retail marketing specialist Live & Breathe found eight out 10