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In its latest annual report M&S shares further thinking on coronavirus, its impact on the business including sharpening focus on priorities. M&S Chairman Archie Norman hails 2020/21 as a "lost year" In terms of results, Norman highlights the challenges of depressed demand and trading limitations amid social distancing, forecast to hit its clothing and home business much more severely than i...
Like-for-like sales up 1.9%, adjusted operating profit up 11.2% to £237m and revenue up 2.1% to £6bn marks a positive year for M&S's food division for the 52 weeks ending 28 March 2020.  Volume-driven growth Volume grew ahead of value for M&S, up 3.3% in the period, a trend which accelerated across the year. This reflects the ongoing work to improve price perceptions, part of the retailer's...
Marks & Spencer Food partners food-delivery app Foodpanda in Hong Kong, Singapore and Malaysia. Delivery under 30 minutes The partnership will make packaged food and wine available for delivery within 30 minutes in areas near existing M&S Food stores. Foodpanda has developed a grocery delivery service, Pandamart, which has been incorporated into its existing meal delivery app. Shoppers will...

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11/06/2020
How retailers can maximise the sales opportunity as consumers switch from eating-out to dining-in during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. The report includes examples of new innovation from retailers such as Sainsbury's, Musgrave, S-Group, FamilyMart, Ahold Delhaize and Loblaw.
19/05/2020
This report maps out the momentous changes to the grocery sector resulting from the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic over the last three months. It explores how shopper behaviour has changed, the impact of the virus on retailers, how the pandemic might change retail in future and what this means for suppliers.
06/05/2020
The latest UK key grocery retail appointments of 2020
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