Marks

Marks & Spencer is a British retailer with over 800 stores in more than 30 countries around the world. It is the largest clothing retailer in the UK, aswell as being a food retailer. Most of it’s domestic stores sell both clothing ; food, and since the year 2000 Marks ; Spencer have started to expand into other ranges such as homewares, furniture ; technology.Marks ; Spencer became the first British retailer to make a pre-tax profit of over £1 billion “BBC News online 1998” Though a few years later Marks ; Spencer were hit by the “credit crunch” which has had a dramatic effect on the company as they struggle in the current economical climate.