Tag : Marks & Spencer
M&S issues coronavirus profit warningSubscription
Marks & Spencer has cautioned that its clothing and home business is likely to be “severely impacted” by the coronavirus outbreak, and has warned that as a result, profits for the current quarter may not hit targets.
First look: M&S summer 20 collectionSubscription
The high street behemoth unveiled its latest collection amid difficult circumstances for the retail industry. Will it be enough to warm up its sales?
Carmel McQuaid, head of sustainable business at Marks & Spencer, revealed how the high street retailer has been “shwopping” – reusing, regenerating and recycling clothing – for more than a decade, to transform fashion waste.
How to avoid 'greenwash'Subscription
Customers are beginning to hold retailers to account when it comes to sustainability. But how can fashion retailers communicate their progress without appearing disingenuous or being accused of “greenwashing”?
M&S bra-fitting goes digital Subscription
Marks & Spencer has introduced a new digital bra-fit tool to gain access to customer data and improve its in-store shopping experience.
Who caters for the fashion-conscious fifties? Subscription
The age group is a valuable market – but they are being underestimated by the retailers who once drew them in. So where are they shopping?
M&S to close two distribution centresSubscription
Marks & Spencer is closing two regional distribution centres in Long Eaton and Thorncliffe, putting nearly 700 jobs at risk.
Marks & Spencer appoints CFOSubscription
Marks & Spencer has appointed Eoin Tonge, chief financial officer of Irish convenience food company Greencore Group, to the same role.
M&S bolsters retail operations team Subscription
Marks & Spencer has announced that it has added two new roles – property director and retail director – to its retail, operations and property leadership team.
Moody's downgrades Marks & Spencer's outlookSubscription
Credit ratings agency Moody’s has downgraded Marks & Spencer’s outlook after the retailer underperformed in the 13 weeks to 28 December.