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Marks and Spencer Group PLC (MKS.L)

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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Marks And Spencer Says Singer To Take Over As CFO On July 9
Tuesday, 12 Jun 2018 06:19am EDT 

June 12 (Reuters) - Marks and Spencer Group PLC ::CONFIRMS THAT HUMPHREY SINGER WILL TAKE UP POSITION OF CHIEF FINANCE OFFICER.HUMPHREY SINGER WILL JOIN BOARD ON 9 JULY 2018.  Full Article

M&S CEO - UK consumer is "fragile"
Thursday, 11 Jan 2018 03:03am EST 

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 04:38am EST 

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 04:33am EST 

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 04:01am EST 

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 08:07am EST 

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

M&S says previously announced UK store closure plan now the minimum
Wednesday, 8 Nov 2017 03:34am EST 

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 03:31am EDT 

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

M&S in talks to transfer Hong Kong, Macau stores to franchise partner
Wednesday, 30 Aug 2017 03:03am EDT 

Aug 30 (Reuters) - MARKS AND SPENCER GROUP PLC ::OPENED TALKS WITH ITS FRANCHISE PARTNER AL-FUTTAIM, FOR POTENTIAL PURCHASE AND FRANCHISING OF M&S'S OWNED RETAIL BUSINESS IN HONG KONG AND MACAU.‍SUCCESSFUL CONCLUSION TO THESE DISCUSSIONS WOULD SEE AL-FUTTAIM BECOME NEW SOLE FRANCHISEE FOR M&S IN HONG KONG AND MACAU​.CO, AL-FUTTAIM ENTERED INTO DISCUSSIONS ON POTENTIAL DEAL, WHICH INCLUDES COMMENCING A PERIOD OF DUE DILIGENCE.‍M&S EMPLOYEES WILL BE KEPT INFORMED OF ANY DEVELOPMENTS THROUGHOUT PROCESS​.‍M&S STORES IN HONG KONG AND MACAU WILL CONTINUE TO TRADE AS NORMAL​.  Full Article

M&S expects move towards positive like-for-like clothing sales towards end of yr
Tuesday, 11 Jul 2017 02:46am EDT 

July 11 (Reuters) - Marks & Spencer :CEO says firm had 27 fewer promotions in clothing in Q1 versus Q1 last year.CEO says inflation in food was about 2 percent in Q1.CEO says "I'm delighted with where we are" on clothing.CEO expects to move towards positive like-for-like sales number in clothing towards end of year.  Full Article

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Model Alexa Chung's brand takes off at London Fashion Week

LONDON British model and television host Alexa Chung used an airport theme for her London Fashion Week debut on Saturday, while Gareth Pugh honored the British capital's creativity and Alice Temperley picked muses of all ages to showcase her summer line. | Video