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Marks and Spencer Group PLC (MKS.L)

MKS.L on London Stock Exchange

298.20GBp
21 Feb 2018
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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Capita Says ‍Marks & Spencer Extends Partnership With Capita
Thursday, 18 Jan 2018 

Jan 18 (Reuters) - Capita Plc ::‍MARKS & SPENCER EXTENDS CUSTOMER CONTACT PARTNERSHIP WITH CAPITA BY FIVE YEARS​.‍EXTENDED ITS DIGITAL CUSTOMER CONTACT PARTNERSHIP WITH CAPITA BY A FURTHER FIVE YEARS​.‍CAPITA WILL ALSO EXTEND ITS CUSTOMER SERVICES SUPPORT TO M&S'S INTERNATIONAL ONLINE BUSINESS IN MARKETS LIKE US, AUSTRALIA AND FRANCE​.  Full Article

Marks & Spencer Says Will Shut Operations At Neasden Distribution Centre
Wednesday, 17 Jan 2018 

Jan 17 (Reuters) - Marks And Spencer Group Plc ::MARKS AND SPENCER-‍NEW 495,000 SQ FT CLOTHING & HOME DISTRIBUTION CENTRE TO OPEN IN WELHAM GREEN IN 2019.MARKS AND SPENCER GROUP PLC - ‍OPERATIONS AT NEASDEN DISTRIBUTION CENTRE TO TRANSFER TO OTHER SITES IN M&S NETWORK​.MARKS AND SPENCER - ‍M&S WILL CEASE OPERATIONS AT ITS NEASDEN, NORTH LONDON, DISTRIBUTION CENTRE AND TRANSFER WORK TO OTHER SITES IN M&S NETWORK​.MARKS AND SPENCER GROUP PLC - ‍BOTH XPO AND DHL HAVE NOW ENTERED INTO A PERIOD OF CONSULTATION WITH 380 COLLEAGUES WHO WORK ON SITE​.MARKS AND SPENCER - ‍SITE IN NEASDEN IS OPERATED BY THIRD-PARTY LOGISTICS SPECIALIST XPO LOGISTICS WITH TRANSPORT OPERATIONS AT SITE PROVIDED BY DHL.  Full Article

M&S CEO - UK consumer is "fragile"
Thursday, 11 Jan 2018 

Jan 11 (Reuters) - M&S ::CEO SAYS PLEASED WITH CLOTHING PERFORMANCE IN NOV, DEC.CEO - "THE CONSUMER IS DEFINITELY HAVING A SQUEEZE ON THEIR SPENDING AT THE MOMENT".CEO - UK "CONSUMER IS QUITE FRAGILE, QUITE VOLATILE".  Full Article

Dixons Carphone Says ‍Humphrey Singer To Step Down As Group Finance Director​
Wednesday, 10 Jan 2018 

Jan 10 (Reuters) - Dixons Carphone Plc ::‍HUMPHREY SINGER TO STEP DOWN AS GROUP FINANCE DIRECTOR​.HUMPHREY IS EXPECTED TO CONTINUE AS GROUP FINANCE DIRECTOR OF DIXONS CARPHONE UNTIL JULY 2018.‍BOARD HAS ALREADY COMMENCED A SEARCH FOR A SUITABLE REPLACEMENT​.SINGER ‍HAS INFORMED BOARD OF HIS DECISION TO STEP DOWN TO TAKE UP POSITION OF CFO AT MARKS AND SPENCER GROUP PLC​.  Full Article

Marks & Spencer Names Humphrey Singer CFO
Wednesday, 10 Jan 2018 

Jan 10 (Reuters) - Marks And Spencer Group Plc ::DIRECTORATE CHANGE.MARKS AND SPENCER GROUP PLC APPOINTS CHIEF FINANCE OFFICER.‍HUMPHREY WILL REPLACE HELEN WEIR​.ANNOUNCES APPOINTMENT OF HUMPHREY SINGER TO ITS BOARD AS CHIEF FINANCE OFFICER.SINGER ‍WILL TAKE UP HIS APPOINTMENT ON A DATE TO BE CONFIRMED​.  Full Article

M&S To name Dixons Carphone's Singer as CFO - Sky News
Wednesday, 10 Jan 2018 

Jan 10 (Reuters) - Marks & Spencer ::TO ANNOUNCE HUMPHREY SINGER, FD OF DIXONS CARPHONE, WILL JOIN ITS MANAGEMENT TEAM - SKY NEWS.  Full Article

Marks And Spencer Announces Technology Transformation Programme
Tuesday, 9 Jan 2018 

Jan 9 (Reuters) - Marks And Spencer Group Plc ::MARKS AND SPENCER GROUP PLC - ANNOUNCES TECHNOLOGY TRANSFORMATION PROGRAMME.MARKS AND SPENCER GROUP PLC - THERE IS A ONE-OFF COST TO IMPLEMENT OF C. £25 MILLION.MARKS AND SPENCER GROUP PLC - ‍TECHNOLOGY TRANSFORMATION PROGRAMME WILL DELIVER ANNUAL EFFICIENCIES OF C.£30M BY 2021/22 AND DRIVE CLEARER ACCOUNTABILITIES​.  Full Article

Marks And Spencer Group ‍Confirmed Sale And Franchise Of Its Retail Business In Hong Kong And Macau To Al-Futtaim​
Tuesday, 2 Jan 2018 

Jan 2 (Reuters) - Marks And Spencer Group Plc ::‍CONFIRMED SALE AND FRANCHISE OF ITS RETAIL BUSINESS IN HONG KONG AND MACAU TO FRANCHISE PARTNER AL-FUTTAIM​.  Full Article

M&S says previously announced UK store closure plan now the minimum
Wednesday, 8 Nov 2017 

Nov 8 (Reuters) - Marks & Spencer :CEO says "we're quite pleased with the start to Christmas" trading.CEO says decision to slow food stores opening programme "nothing to do with brexit".CEO says relationship with new chairman Archie Norman going well.CFO Helen Weir says leaving company to pursue "more diverse portfolio" of jobs.CEO says move to speed up change due to data, modelling, not Archie Norman joining business.CEO says previously announced UK store closure plans now the minimum.  Full Article

Marks & Spencer‎'s clothing chief Jo Jenkins resigns - Sky News
Wednesday, 25 Oct 2017 

Oct 25 (Reuters) - :Marks & Spencer‎'s clothing chief Jo Jenkins has resigned‍​- Sky News, citing sources.  Full Article

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