M&S launches ‘extraordinary’ Christmas food campaign

Following the success of ‘Paddington and the Christmas Visitor’ M&S launches ‘extraordinary’ Christmas food campaign Set to a festive re-working of Ed Sheeran’s Shape of You’ the first ad features special M&S Christmas food for hosting, as well as Percy and Penny Pig’s first on-screen kiss London, 2017-Nov-17 — /EPR Retail News/ — M&S will […]

M&S unveils Christmas campaign for 2017 with British icon Paddington

Partnering together for a family focused campaign ahead of the release of Paddington 2 In a first for M&S, the advert has also been turned into a storybook with all profits being donated to the NSPCC London, 2017-Nov-08 — /EPR Retail News/ — This festive season, M&S has teamed up with a treasured British icon […]

M&S introduces dedicated Footwear Fitting Advisors in stores for Back to School shoe shopping

London, 2017-Aug-22 — /EPR Retail News/ — This Back to School season Marks & Spencer is improving its uniform offering for customers by trialling a new service in shoe fitting. Ahead of the busiest day for Back to School shoe shopping (Saturday 26th August), M&S has introduced dedicated Footwear Fitting Advisors in 36 stores to help parents and their […]

M&S: Miranda Curtis to step down from the Board at the end of her second term on 1 February 2018

London, 2017-May-26 — /EPR Retail News/ — Marks and Spencer Group plc (“M&S”) announces that following her appointment as Lead Non-Executive Director of The Foreign and Commonwealth Office (“FCO”) in April 2017, Miranda Curtis will step down from the Board at the end of her second three-year term on 1 February 2018. Since her appointment […]

M&S extends its nationwide food redistribution scheme to include chilled food

London, 2017-May-18 — /EPR Retail News/ — Marks & Spencer (M&S) today (17 May 2017) announces the extension of its nationwide food redistribution scheme to include chilled food such as meat, dairy items, poultry and ready meals, as part of its Plan A target of reducing food waste by 20% by 2020. Launched in October […]

M&S hosts a three day Taste of Christmas event, Dec. 1-3, 2016

M&S hosts a three day Taste of Christmas event, Dec. 1-3, 2016   Customers are invited to in-store tasting events across the UK to sample the best of M&S’ Christmas food range Christmas canapés, cheese and desserts will be available to taste in all M&S Foodhalls from 1st – 3rd December LONDON, 2016-Dec-02 — /EPR […]

M&S features Mrs Claus in its 2016 Christmas campaign

LONDON, 2016-Nov-14 — /EPR Retail News/ — Tonight (11 Nov 2016), M&S launches its 2016 Christmas campaign, with the release of its much anticipated Christmas advert Christmas with Love. Christmas with Love is its most customer-centric campaign to date, with input from thousands of its 32 million customers across the UK to develop the star of […]

M&S Energy Community Energy Fund winners announced

Following a staggering 78,837 votes by the general public, 19 projects have been awarded grants from the M&S Energy Community Energy Fund. Judges including Sir Ed Davey, have also awarded a further seven projects up to £12,500 each. The project has helped customers get involved and Spark Something Good through donations  for their preferred project, […]

M&S to donate 10% of all women’s fitness clothing and sports bra sales to the charity Breast Cancer Now

M&S to donate 10% of all women’s fitness clothing and sports bra sales to the charity Breast Cancer Now   London, 2016-Sep-28 — /EPR Retail News/ — WOMEN who are regularly active are helping to protect themselves against breast cancer according to charity Breast Cancer Now, with 30 minutes of activity a day reducing the risk […]

M&S Executive Director Multi-Channel Laura Wade-Gery to leave the company

LONDON, 2016-Sep-13 — /EPR Retail News/ — M&S today (12 Sep 2016) announces that it has agreed with Laura Wade-Gery that, following her maternity leave, Laura will not be returning to her position as Executive Director, Multi-Channel, and will be leaving the company at the end of September. Laura will step down from the Board with […]

M&S and Energy4All launch new clean energy initiative M&S Energy Society

M&S and Energy4All launch M&S Energy Society Members of M&S Energy Society can  invest between £100 and £100,000 to fund solar panels on nine M&S stores, with a targeted interest rate of 5% M&S buys the energy generated from the solar panels to power its stores LONDON, 2016-Jun-17 — /EPR Retail News/ — Today (16 Jun […]

Marks and Spencer Group’s Q4 2015/16: Food sales continue to outperform the market

LONDON, 2016-Apr-07 — /EPR Retail News/ — Marks and Spencer Group Plc Quarter 4 2015/16 Trading Statement 13 Weeks to 26 March 2016    ‘Another good quarter in Food; more to do in Clothing and Home’ Food sales continue to outperform the market Sales +4.0%; LFL +0.0%; grew market share to 4.3% New store opening […]

Whole Foods Market’s Top Ten Holiday Wines launch in stores

Retailer’s experts curate exciting options to pair with seasonal dishes, all priced below $17 per bottle AUSTIN, Texas, 2015-10-30 — /EPR Retail News/ — Whole Foods Market’s Top Ten Holiday Wines launch in stores today to take the guesswork out of gatherings and gifts this holiday season. Every bottle is priced between $9.99 and $16.99, and was […]

M&S launches its new Members Club SPARKS nationwide on October 22

LONDON, 2015-10-16 — /EPR Retail News/ — M&S is embarking on a new style of customer relationship with the introduction of SPARKS – its new Members Club.  Launching nationwide on October 22nd, SPARKS will help convert customers into members who will be rewarded with more from M&S. M&S has taken a fresh look at loyalty […]

M&S partners with sustainable brand expert and campaigner Livia Firth and her consultancy Eco-Age

LONDON, 2015-10-8 — /EPR Retail News/ — M&S is announcing a new partnership with sustainable brand expert and campaigner Livia Firth and her consultancy Eco-Age to bring to life for its customers its well established eco and ethical fashion credentials. M&S has been long recognised for its work in developing an eco and ethical business […]

M&S launches new campaign across TV, print and digital platforms designed to put a spotlight on the unique quality and style of M&S products

LONDON, 2015-9-4 — /EPR Retail News/ — For Autumn 2015, M&S introduces ‘The Art of’ – a new campaign across TV, print and digital platforms designed to put a spotlight on the unique quality and style of M&S products. The new campaign uses a stylish and cutting edge format to celebrate the craftsmanship and fashion […]

M&S calls on customers to join its employees, the Marine Conservation Society (MCS) and the Canal & River Trust to help clear litter from Britain’s beaches and canals

2015 Big Beach Clean-up to clear litter from 135 beaches and canals 8,000 M&S customers and employees to take par MCS survey shows litter on Britain’s beaches increased 6.4% last year LONDON, 2015-3-25 — /EPR Retail News/ — Marks & Spencer (M&S) is today calling on customers to join its team of employees, the Marine Conservation Society […]

M&S issued an update on the first six months of its sustainable business plan “Plan A 2020”

63% of M&S products now have a Plan A attribute M&S food delivery team adds 14 nitrogen trailers to its fleet LED lighting to be rolled out to all Food Halls 28 per cent of M&S cotton now grown to BCI standards M&S Café raises £800,000 for Macmillan World’s Biggest Coffee morning 7,000 take part […]