M&S has made two major appointments as Fiona Lambert joins to “lead the repositioning of Jaeger as an independent brand within M&S” and Anna Braithwaite works “to drive changing customer perceptions" of the M&S brand.
Marks & Spencer isn’t just upping it’s game in womenswear. The UK retail giant is also turning its attention to expanding character-based kidswear with the introduction of Mr Men and Little Miss clothing this month.
The sale of four Arcadia brands to ASOS on Monday was no surprise. But what was a surprise was that no mention whatsoever was made of the future of store jobs at the Topshop, Topman, Miss Selfridge and HIIT businesses.
M&S has launched a series of online learning resources – including fashion and business studies – for parents, carers and teachers of primary- and secondary-aged children to download at home as schools remain closed.
Expect a radical new look to Marks & Spencer’s women's fashion line-up this spring. The UK retail giant is understood to have struck deals with four independent womenswear brands to bolster sales, particularly online.
M&S’s deal to buy Jaeger completed on Friday and the administrators to the heritage brand have confirmed that all 63 standalone stores and the label’s concessions will not reopen after the current UK lockdown ends.
M&S has confirmed that it has bought the Jaeger brand, which had been part of Philip Day’s fashion retail empire. But while the firm is taking over the brand, it’s not buying the label’s store chain and its concessions.