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Marks & Spencer

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UK’s M&S seeks to turbocharge online sales with guest clothes brands

The UK's clothing sector has been hammered by COVID-19 lockdowns, forcing retailers to rely on online channels.

Apparel retailers cut orders while Asian factories fight to survive

Clothing brands in Europe and America are sitting on excess inventory and cutting back on spring orders.

Retail news from around the globe

The top international retail stories this week.
Marks & Spencer Singapore

Marks & Spencer to close Singapore store, but ‘fully committed’ to city

Robinsons' demise causes sibling store's unexpected closure.
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Around the globe this week

From Ulta's partnership with Target in the US to Chipotle going digital, here is what's happening in the world of retail...

Islamic clothing market to be worth US$88bn by 2025

The global Islamic clothing market is expected to reach US$88.35 billion by 2025.

Marks & Spencer India plans six stores in 60 days

Marks & Spencer India has announced plans to open six more locations within the next two months.

Hudson’s Bay, Cigna create major European d-store group

Canada’s Hudson Bay has sealed a deal with its German partners to create Europe’s third largest department store chain.

Marks & Spencer UK proposes axing 351 management jobs

Marks & Spencer UK reportedly plans to axe more than 300 jobs across the UK.

Marks & Spencer to close a further 40 stores

British department store retailer Marks & Spencer will close a further 40 stores in its home market.