- Marks and Spencer P.L.C.
- Company number
- Company type
- Public limited with share capital
- Incorporation date
- 17 Jun 1926
- SIC 2003
- 5212 — Other Retail Sale In Non-Specialised Stores
- SIC 2007
- 4719 — Other Retail Sale In Non-Specialised Stores
- Related names
- Marks & Sparks, Mands, Per Una, &more, Your M&S, M + s, Marks Expensive, Shwopping, M & S
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- Registered Address Waterside House
35 North Wharf Road
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Major British multinational retailer, specialising in clothing, home products and luxury food. Founded in 1884 by Michael Marks and Thomas Spencer in Leeds.
Marks and Spencer Group plc, through its subsidiaries, engages in retailing clothing, food, and home products in the United Kingdom and internationally. It offers clothing, including womenswear, lingerie, menswear, school wear, and kids wear; and various flowers, gifts, gift cards, books, compact discs and digital versatile discs (DVD), and stationery products. The companys home products and accessories include various living, dining, kitchen, conservatory and outdoor, bedroom, kids room, and bathroom products; furniture, including sofas and armchairs, cabinet furniture, dining tables and chairs, beds and mattresses, and bed room furniture; and household electricals and appliances. It also sells televisions, setup boxes, and accessories; DVD players and recorders; home cinema products; Hi-Fi and radios; MP3 players and ipods; phones and mobiles; gaming, computing, and digital photography products; and satellite navigation systems. In addition, the company offers various food items and wines, as well as involves in store franchising operations. As of March 31, 2009, it operated 668 stores in the United Kingdom and 296 stores internationally. Marks and Spencer Group plc was founded in 1884 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.
Marks and Spencer plc (also known as M&S) is a British multinational retailer headquartered in the City of Westminster, London. It is listed on the London Stock Exchange and is a constituent of the FTSE 100 Index.
Companies House Description
A group engaged as retailers and sell high quality, great value clothing and home products as well as outstanding quality of food.