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M&S beats Christmas sales forecast in clothing and homeware

Marks and Spencer has reported a rise in Christmas clothing and homeware sales for the first time in two years. Sales in the division rose 2.3% – well above expectations for about 0.5%. The figures came on a bumper day for retail results, with trading updates from Tesco, John Lewis, Debenhams and Primark owner ABF. Marks and Spencer’s… Read More »

M&S says Laura Wade-Gery won’t return after maternity leave

One of British retailer Marks & Spencer’s most senior directors is to leave the firm following a year out of the business on maternity leave. The clothing and food group said on Monday Laura Wade-Gery, executive director, multi-channel, will not return following her period of maternity leave and will officially leave the company on Sept. 30 after five… Read More »