TITLE

A zest for life in M&S homewares

AUTHOR(S)
Kidd, Andrew
PUB. DATE
March 2004
SOURCE
Cabinet Maker;3/5/2004, Issue 5378, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the totality of furniture firm Marks & Spencer to improve to merchandising techniques in its stores in Essex, England. Creation of two-storey stores; Totality of the investment; Mission statement of the company.
ACCESSION #
12474489

 

Related Articles

  • What goes down, moves up. Lewis, Mark // Cabinet Maker;1/13/2006, Issue 5471, p10 

    The article focuses on the success of furniture retailer Marks & Spencer PLC in Great Britain. In 2005, the retailer reported a 4 percent increase in its sales. Its share price reached 500 points. Its strategy includes the stretching of their price points. However, the company admitted that it...

  • M&S boosts furniture display after sales jump. Baum, Stephanie // Cabinet Maker;12/03/99, Issue 5166, p1 

    Announces the opening of Marks & Spencer's furniture department at its store in Camberley, Surrey, England on December 12, 1999. Size of the department; Furniture sales in the first quarter of 1999; Types of furniture sold at Marks & Spencer.

  • Retail choice: Marks & Spencer, Victoria. Collett, Nigel // Marketing (00253650);11/23/2005, p14 

    This article focuses on the retail store of Marks & Spencer Group PLC (M&S) at London, England's Victoria station. With M&S' success dependent on its ability to broaden its market, its new flagship store in London's Victoria station is to be applauded, as every effort has been made to obtain...

  • I say Bo, you say Selecta. Gay, Alison // Cabinet Maker;9/12/2003, Issue 5355, p3 

    Comments on the opening of the stores by Marks & Spencer PLC in Great Britain. Aim of BoConcept to compete with the company; Business operations of BoConcept; Advertising campaign of BoConcept.

  • Getting the basics right. Kidd, Andrew // Cabinet Maker;6/4/2004, Issue 5391, p3 

    Comments on the management of the furniture retail operation of Marks & Spencer Group PLC in Great Britain. Failures in the retailing strategy of the company; Factors influencing the decline in furniture sales; Plans of the appointed CEO, Stuart Rose, for the company.

  • Five stores are visited every month to check service. This month we look at: Peterborough.  // Cabinet Maker;8/11/2006, Issue 5500, p22 

    The article features five furniture stores located in Peterborough, England including John Lewis, Marks & Spencer, Multiyork, Element Design Solutions and Cargo Home Shop. John Lewis Partnership PLC has been considered the best store due to their best customer service where their salespersons...

  • AN EYE FOR THE DETAIL. Wells, Liz // Motor Transport;4/22/2004, p18 

    Discusses the role of supply chain partner Christian Salvesen in the launch of the Lifestore furniture store concept of Marks & Spencer in Northeast England. Goal of the store concept, according to Salvesen managing director Brian Gaunt; Details of the fulfillment operation carried out by...

  • Instyle takes Aberdeen shop unit.  // Cabinet Maker;6/26/2009, Issue 5643, p8 

    The article reports on the business unit taken by Instyle, a Scottish furniture retailer in Aberdeen, Scotland. It says that Instyle has taken a 37,265 square ft, which is scheduled to operate in the autumn of 2009. Meanwhile, the new retail and leisure center will create 1000 jobs, and it will...

  • Retail News: Briefs.  // Marketing (00253650);8/23/2006, p10 

    The article presents news briefs related to the retail trade. It has been announced by Marks & Spencer Group PLC that model Bryan Ferry will be the face of its Autograph men's clothing range. The first Great Britain store in Essex, England has been opened by Danish furniture retailer ILVA. A...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics