Marks and Spencer P.L.C.

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Marks and Spencer P.L.C.
Company number
Company type
Public limited with share capital
Incorporation date
17 Jun 1926
Latest confirmation statement
09 Feb 2017
Latest Accounts
01 Apr 2017
Type of accounts
Legal Entity Identifier
213800CN1RI3UCIZWB95 Source
Next confirmation statement due
09 Mar 2017
Next annual accounts due
30 Sep 2018
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
Social Media
Registered Address
Waterside House
35 North Wharf Road
W2 1NW
United Kingdom
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Marks and Spencer P.L.C. was founded on 17 Jun 1926 and has its registered office in London. The organisation's status is listed as "Active". It currently has 3 directors. 10000+ people are employed at this company. Marks and Spencer P.L.C. has 41 subsidiaries.


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468,600,000 GBP

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Current Assets

4,275,500,032 GBP

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Registered Names

FromUntilPrevious Name
30 Jun 2008PresentWidgets R Us Ltd
01 Jun 197030 Jun 2008Widgets Were Us Ltd

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DueDil Description

Major British multinational retailer, specialising in clothing, home products and luxury food. Founded in 1884 by Michael Marks and Thomas Spencer in Leeds.

Crunchbase Description

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.

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Wikipedia Description

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.

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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.

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