Tag : Marks and Spencer
The retail industry has called for the chancellor to urgently review business rates to maintain the UK’s competitive position in the international market, as vacancy rates hit a four-year high and a no-deal Brexit looms on the horizon.
M&S appoints human resources director Subscription
Marks & Spencer has appointed food chain McDonald’s chief people officer Harriet Hounsell as its human resources director, in a bid to overhaul the company’s culture.
M&S chief hints at further store closuresSubscription
Marks & Spencer chief executive Steve Rowe has said its outlined 100 store closures are “not finite”.
Topshop fashion director departs for M&SSubscription
Topshop fashion director Maddy Evans is leaving the company to join Marks & Spencer in a senior buying role.
M&S admits 'bumps in the road' of transformationSubscription
Marks & Spencer’s chief executive and chief finance officer presented a united front on the need for continued transformation to make the retailer “special again”, as they revealed a further drop in profits in the retailer’s full-year results today.
Marks & Spencer accelerates store closuresSubscription
Marks & Spencer is aiming to shut 100 outlets by the end of 2020, accelerating its store closure programme by two years.
Today’s crop of Christmas trading updates underlined the extent to which discounting now holds fashion retailers to ransom.
M&S appoints two new non-executive directorsSubscription
Marks & Spencer has appointed Katie Bickerstaffe and Pip McCrostie as non-executive directors.
Marks & Spencer group head of procurement Roger Davies is to join the John Lewis Partnership as its group procurement director.