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#Marks and Spencer

# marks-and-spencer - Thursday 15 April, 2021

Marks & Spencer launches UK court action to stop Aldi selling similar caterpillar cake
# Bun Fight
# Bun Fight

Marks & Spencer launches UK court action to stop Aldi selling similar caterpillar cake

Apr 15th 2021, 11:47 AM 34,241 Views 6 Comments

M&S has filed an intellectual property claim.

# marks-and-spencer - Tuesday 18 August, 2020

Marks and Spencer to cut 7,000 jobs in wake of 'material shift in trade'

Marks and Spencer to cut 7,000 jobs in wake of 'material shift in trade'

Aug 18th 2020, 8:06 AM 28,387 Views 37 Comments

The company said the cuts will come across shops, regional management and its support centre in the UK.

# marks-and-spencer - Monday 20 July, 2020

Marks & Spencer to cut 950 jobs in the UK — but its Irish stores are 'unaffected'
# High Street Blues
# High Street Blues

Marks & Spencer to cut 950 jobs in the UK — but its Irish stores are 'unaffected'

Jul 20th 2020, 1:04 PM 14,395 Views 14 Comments

M&S was in the middle of a restructuring when the pandemic hit.

# marks-and-spencer - Monday 18 November, 2019

Judge dismisses woman's €75,000 claim for damages over €1 Marks and Spencer shopping bag
# Defamation
# Defamation

Judge dismisses woman's €75,000 claim for damages over €1 Marks and Spencer shopping bag

Nov 18th 2019, 7:47 PM 80,187 Views 0 Comments

Judge John O’Connor described the case as completely over the top

# marks-and-spencer - Thursday 5 September, 2019

What's next for M&S after the British company fell out of the FTSE 100?
# Explainer
# Explainer

What's next for M&S after the British company fell out of the FTSE 100?

Sep 5th 2019, 10:05 AM 15,996 Views 29 Comments

This is the first time M&S has not been a FTSE 100 member since 1984.

# marks-and-spencer - Wednesday 20 March, 2019

Marks and Spencer seeks 97 voluntary redundancies across 7 Irish stores

Marks and Spencer seeks 97 voluntary redundancies across 7 Irish stores

Mar 20th 2019, 6:55 PM 25,294 Views 17 Comments

The retailer has begun a consultation with the trade union Mandate on the voluntary redundancy proposal.

# marks-and-spencer - Wednesday 23 May, 2018

Marks and Spencer announce widespread price reductions to compete with discount shops
# A Lidl Bit Cheaper
# A Lidl Bit Cheaper

Marks and Spencer announce widespread price reductions to compete with discount shops

May 23rd 2018, 8:54 AM 59,625 Views 50 Comments

The high-end shopping chain yesterday announced that it was to close over 100 of its stores in the UK .

# marks-and-spencer - Tuesday 22 May, 2018

M&S to close 100 stores across the UK by 2020
# Closures
# Closures

M&S to close 100 stores across the UK by 2020

May 22nd 2018, 2:23 PM 18,345 Views 19 Comments

No Irish stores will be affected as part of the move.

# marks-and-spencer - Wednesday 8 November, 2017

People think Paddington Bear is being told 'f**k you' in the M&S Christmas ad
# F**k You Little Bear
From The Daily Edge
# F**k You Little Bear

People think Paddington Bear is being told 'f**k you' in the M&S Christmas ad

Nov 8th 2017, 3:54 PM 8,944 Views 5 Comments

LOL.

# marks-and-spencer - Tuesday 23 May, 2017

8 places that are brilliant for wasting time in Dublin city centre
# Places To Loiter
From The Daily Edge
# Places To Loiter

8 places that are brilliant for wasting time in Dublin city centre

May 23rd 2017, 9:00 PM 11,945 Views 17 Comments

Because we just don’t have enough benches to wait around on.

# marks-and-spencer - Monday 8 May, 2017

In praise of the Marks & Spencer Beauty Hall, the happiest place on Earth
# I Want It All
From The Daily Edge
# I Want It All

In praise of the Marks & Spencer Beauty Hall, the happiest place on Earth

May 8th 2017, 8:08 PM 5,329 Views 1 Comment

Take all our money,

# marks-and-spencer - Wednesday 8 February, 2017

10 things all expert M&S shoppers know to be true
# Notions
From The Daily Edge
# Notions

10 things all expert M&S shoppers know to be true

Feb 8th 2017, 1:19 PM 14,645 Views 1 Comment

Percy Pigs = your kryptonite.

# marks-and-spencer - Friday 11 November, 2016

Everybody reckons the M&S Christmas ad (featuring a very glam Mrs Claus) beats John Lewis'
# Jingle All The Way
From The Daily Edge
# Jingle All The Way

Everybody reckons the M&S Christmas ad (featuring a very glam Mrs Claus) beats John Lewis'

Nov 11th 2016, 10:06 PM 12,089 Views 7 Comments

A side to Santa’s missus that we certainly haven’t seen before.

# marks-and-spencer - Tuesday 8 November, 2016

Marks & Spencer says it's committed to Ireland amid plans to close stores
# Falling Profits
# Falling Profits

Marks & Spencer says it's committed to Ireland amid plans to close stores

Nov 8th 2016, 9:56 AM 30,493 Views 44 Comments

The retailer has seen a large dip in profits.

# marks-and-spencer - Wednesday 19 October, 2016

Marks & Spencers is bringing out a 'croissant loaf' and we're already drooling
# Croloaf
From The Daily Edge
# Croloaf

Marks & Spencers is bringing out a 'croissant loaf' and we're already drooling

Oct 19th 2016, 2:40 PM 6,542 Views 4 Comments

Sign us up.

# marks-and-spencer - Tuesday 4 October, 2016

Did you know there's a giant Colin the Caterpillar that feeds 40 people?
# Hold A Candle
From The Daily Edge
# Hold A Candle

Did you know there's a giant Colin the Caterpillar that feeds 40 people?

Oct 4th 2016, 11:33 AM 6,472 Views 2 Comments

Giant face. Giant arse.

# marks-and-spencer - Wednesday 20 July, 2016

14 feelings every Irish person has about Marks & Spencer
# Dine In For Two
From The Daily Edge
# Dine In For Two

14 feelings every Irish person has about Marks & Spencer

Jul 20th 2016, 1:01 PM 14,399 Views 6 Comments

It’s a paradise, and it’s a war zone.

# marks-and-spencer - Sunday 20 December, 2015

9 times Christmas food completely lost the run of itself
# Glittery Juice
# Glittery Juice

9 times Christmas food completely lost the run of itself

Dec 20th 2015, 11:00 AM 25,916 Views 15 Comments

NO ONE ASKED FOR THIS.

# marks-and-spencer - Monday 7 December, 2015

9 times Christmas food completely lost the run of itself
# Glittery Juice
From The Daily Edge
# Glittery Juice

9 times Christmas food completely lost the run of itself

Dec 7th 2015, 6:01 PM 9,825 Views 1 Comment

NO ONE ASKED FOR THIS.

# marks-and-spencer - Sunday 1 November, 2015

10 of the best places in Dublin to buy bras
# Lovely Lady Lumps
From The Daily Edge
# Lovely Lady Lumps

10 of the best places in Dublin to buy bras

Nov 1st 2015, 9:30 AM 27,286 Views 3 Comments

Bra shopping doesn’t have to be The Worst.

# marks-and-spencer - Tuesday 20 October, 2015

7 of the best places to buy tights on the high street, ranked
# Tights Squeeze
From The Daily Edge
# Tights Squeeze

7 of the best places to buy tights on the high street, ranked

Oct 20th 2015, 2:28 PM 11,739 Views 2 Comments

The eternal question of where to buy hosiery, answered.

9 times crisps got way, way out of hand
# Let Them Eat Crisps
From The Daily Edge
# Let Them Eat Crisps

9 times crisps got way, way out of hand

Oct 20th 2015, 8:21 AM 6,334 Views 2 Comments

We just wanted Chipsticks :(

# marks-and-spencer - Monday 17 August, 2015

Marks and Spencer really didn't think their new bakery sign through
# Got The D
From The Daily Edge
# Got The D

Marks and Spencer really didn't think their new bakery sign through

Aug 17th 2015, 9:16 AM 10,938 Views 10 Comments

Oh dear.

# marks-and-spencer - Monday 13 July, 2015

Lesson learned: Don't mess with Irish people and their cups of tea
# Take A Break
# Take A Break

Lesson learned: Don't mess with Irish people and their cups of tea

Jul 13th 2015, 11:02 AM 16,215 Views 23 Comments

M&S have realised that the hard way.

A Dublin branch of Marks and Spencer was hit with an extremely viral complaint about tea
# Storm In A...
From The Daily Edge
# Storm In A...

A Dublin branch of Marks and Spencer was hit with an extremely viral complaint about tea

Jul 13th 2015, 7:33 AM 14,492 Views 4 Comments

Not just any tea…

# marks-and-spencer - Tuesday 30 June, 2015

Prosecco flavoured crisps? Yep, they're on the way
# Bubbles
# Bubbles

Prosecco flavoured crisps? Yep, they're on the way

Jun 30th 2015, 9:31 PM 15,253 Views 20 Comments

Sure why wouldn’t they be says you.

# marks-and-spencer - Wednesday 20 May, 2015

Marks and Spencer's fortunes are looking a lot rosier - is it all down to this skirt?
# Skirting The Issue
# Skirting The Issue

Marks and Spencer's fortunes are looking a lot rosier - is it all down to this skirt?

May 20th 2015, 10:48 AM 18,632 Views 8 Comments

It certainly hasn’t done any harm.

# marks-and-spencer - Sunday 21 December, 2014

Marks & Spencer on Grafton St evacuated over "false alarm"
# Shutters Down
# Shutters Down

Marks & Spencer on Grafton St evacuated over "false alarm"

Dec 21st 2014, 3:19 PM 20,691 Views 13 Comments

It is expected to reopen soon.

# marks-and-spencer - Thursday 18 September, 2014

Mary Berry caused Marks and Spencer to sell out of this snazzy jacket
# Style Icon
From The Daily Edge
# Style Icon

Mary Berry caused Marks and Spencer to sell out of this snazzy jacket

Sep 18th 2014, 7:52 AM 4,743 Views 1 Comment

Don’t ever change Mary Berry.

# marks-and-spencer - Tuesday 8 July, 2014

Trading conditions in Ireland 'continue to be challenging', says M&S
# Retail
# Retail

Trading conditions in Ireland 'continue to be challenging', says M&S

Jul 8th 2014, 8:30 PM 11,570 Views 27 Comments

The retailer reported a slight increase in womenswear sales and said that sales were impacted by launch of new website.

# marks-and-spencer - Sunday 6 July, 2014

Three men on the run after stealing £800 worth of women's clothes
# Floral Scarves
# Floral Scarves

Three men on the run after stealing £800 worth of women's clothes

Jul 6th 2014, 6:29 PM 36,050 Views 44 Comments

The men concealed each other as they stuffed the clothes into large bags.

# marks-and-spencer - Friday 13 June, 2014

No more strikes: M&S dispute ends as staff accept proposals
# Workers
# Workers

No more strikes: M&S dispute ends as staff accept proposals

Jun 13th 2014, 4:43 PM 5,632 Views 18 Comments

The protracted dispute involved Mandate Trade Union members at Marks & Spencers and had led to a strike last year.

# marks-and-spencer - Thursday 19 December, 2013

Here’s What Happened Today: Thursday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here’s What Happened Today: Thursday

Dec 19th 2013, 10:59 PM 11,521 Views 7 Comments

Everybody’s talking about goings-on at St Vincent’s Hospital, Luke ‘Ming’ Flanagan, and the IMF on the bondholders…

# marks-and-spencer - Tuesday 17 December, 2013

Marks & Spencer to introduce gender-neutral toys by Spring 2014
# Let Toys Be Toys
# Let Toys Be Toys

Marks & Spencer to introduce gender-neutral toys by Spring 2014

Dec 17th 2013, 12:28 PM 9,796 Views 118 Comments

The company said it had listened to feedback from customers.

# marks-and-spencer - Wednesday 11 December, 2013

Tomorrow’s Marks & Spencer strike called off following talks
# Open Doors
# Open Doors

Tomorrow’s Marks & Spencer strike called off following talks

Dec 11th 2013, 11:07 PM 8,035 Views 39 Comments

Management and unions will attend an emergency Labour Court hearing on Friday to try and end the dispute.

# marks-and-spencer - Saturday 7 December, 2013

Here's What Happened Today: Saturday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Saturday

Dec 7th 2013, 7:55 PM 9,831 Views 9 Comments

Everybody’s talking about the Marks and Spencer strike, major flight problems, and Nelson Mandela’s funeral…

Mandela, the NSA and amazeyballs: The week in numbers
# Prime Numbers
# Prime Numbers

Mandela, the NSA and amazeyballs: The week in numbers

Dec 7th 2013, 7:30 PM 6,474 Views 6 Comments

Plus: How much does the average family with two children spend on childcare every year?

More than 2,000 Marks & Spencer workers on strike today over pensions
# Industrial Action
# Industrial Action

More than 2,000 Marks & Spencer workers on strike today over pensions

Dec 7th 2013, 10:20 AM 16,695 Views 170 Comments

The majority of the 17 Marks and Spencer stores around the country are closed today as staff take industrial action.

# marks-and-spencer - Friday 6 December, 2013

Staff to strike at Marks and Spencer tomorrow
# Industrial Action
# Industrial Action

Staff to strike at Marks and Spencer tomorrow

Dec 6th 2013, 12:53 PM 12,485 Views 41 Comments

Staff at Marks and Spencer have voted overwhelmingly in favour of industrial action.

# marks-and-spencer - Friday 29 November, 2013

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