Marks and Spencer Group PLC (MKS.L)
17 Aug 2018
LONDON, July 16 British retailer Marks & Spencer said on Monday it would cut 351 jobs at stores across the country, seeking to make savings in a brutally competitive market.
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LONDON Shareholders in Marks & Spencer should not be overly concerned about its financial results over the next two years because those numbers are not that important to the clothing and food retailer's future, its new chairman told them on Tuesday.
* Chairman says next two years' results not most important thing
LONDON Britain's Marks & Spencer has signed a strategic partnership deal with Microsoft to test the integration of artificial intelligence technologies into the retailer's stores and operations, it said on Thursday.
LONDON, June 21 Britain's Marks & Spencer has signed a strategic partnership deal with Microsoft to test the integration of artificial intelligence technologies into the retailer's stores and operations, it said on Thursday.
LONDON, June 7 Marks & Spencer's directors will not receive a bonus this year after the clothing and food retailer reported a second straight fall in annual profit, it said on Thursday.
May 24 Britain's FTSE futures were up 0.1 percent ahead of the cash market open on Thursday.
May 24 Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening 5 points lower at 7,784 on Thursday, according to financial bookmakers. * BRITISH INFLATION: British inflation fell unexpectedly in April, according to data that prompted fresh questions about when the Bank of England would next raise interest rates and pushed sterling to its lowest level against the dollar this year. * BARCLAYS: Barclays Plc is not actively exploring a potential merger with rivals, two sources close to
LONDON, May 23 The UK's top share index was knocked down of its highs on Wednesday and sustained its biggest loss in two months as oil majors and commodity-related stocks fell but well-received results made Marks & Spencer a bright spot.