Episode 2 of the M&S Podcast is released: The horsemeat crisis and how it has changed the industry

Marks & Spencer (M&S) have launched their second Podcast. The series includes interviews with M&S colleagues and guests from the world of business, government and campaign groups, it will tackle some of big issues facing business today, look at the history of the High Street and the ever-changing world of retail. Series one takes a look at sustainable business and M&S’ Plan A programme. A second series is planned later in the year looking at the history of the High Street, working with the M&S Archive based in Leeds, and…

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M&S launches Podcast with Pieces about their Plan A Sustainability

Marks & Spencer (M&S) has launched a new Podcast that goes behind-the-scenes at the retailer. Interviewing M&S colleagues and guests from the world of business, government and campaign groups, it will tackle some of big issues facing business today, look at the history of the High Street and the ever-changing world of retail. Series one takes a look at sustainable business and M&S’ Plan A programme. A second series is planned later in the year looking at the history of the High Street, working with the M&S Archive based in…

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M&S Delivers Huge Rise In Responsible Cotton Sourcing

More than three quarters (77 per cent) of the cotton sourced for M&S products is now grown using more sustainable methods – meaning M&S cotton is helping farmers use fewer pesticides, less water and make more profit. It makes M&S one of the biggest users of more sustainably sourced cotton and puts it on track to meet its commitment to hit 100 per cent next year. The figure is published for the first time today as part of M&S’ 2018 Plan A report, it’s annual progress report against 100 commitments…

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World MS Day 2018: Call for Greater Curiosity to Drive Understanding of the Disease and Future Innovation

Merck, a leading science and technology company, today announced its support of World MS Day 2018 and MS International Federation (MSIF)’s #BringingUsCloser campaign through a new campaign, #MSInsideOut, to support the multiple sclerosis (MS) community and deepen understanding of the disease. The initiative will involve a collaboration with Shift.ms, the social network for people with MS, who will be Executive Producers on a new documentary which will feature unique perspectives from the MS community. The documentary will premiere at the 34th Congress of the European Committee for Treatment and Research…

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M&S raises the stakes with unrivalled new British beef traceability campaign

Marks & Spencer has launched a new, summer-long food marketing campaign that shines a spotlight on M&S’ new beef traceability standards. As highlighted in the campaign, M&S is the only national retailer in the UK that can trace every piece of beef it sells – whether it’s in a prepared meal, a sandwich or a prime cut – all the way back to every farm and animal from which it is sourced. The “We trace it, so you can trust it” campaign is backed by DNA sampling provided by Dublin-based…

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