Outlook Bon chance, or should it be bon appetit, to Sir Philip Green, in his quest to take on the likes of M&S by flogging food at BHS.
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Thursday 05 November 2009
Thursday 05 November 2009
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Here's the sure-fire Christmas publishing sensation for eco-geeks and unemployed bankers with (lots of) time on their hands: Frequently Asked Questions in Quantitative Finance by Paul Wilmott.
Wednesday 04 November 2009
Marks & Spencer boss Sir Stuart Rose drew encouragement from recent trading today after the chain posted an unexpected rise in half-year profits.
Tuesday 03 November 2009
Sunday 01 November 2009
The depth of the recovery on the high street will be revealed this week when Marks & Spencer, Next and Primark all deliver numbers to the City.
Thursday 01 October 2009
Outlook Still no word from Marks & Spencer on a replacement for Sir Stuart Rose, with the retailer yesterday remaining tight-lipped on the subject as it unveiled relatively impressive second quarter figures. We are no closer to knowing who M&S will appoint as chief executive once Sir Stuart steps back into a pure chairman's role next July.
Sunday 27 September 2009
Marks & Spencer will report improved summer trading this week. More resilient retail sales, a better food performance and the weakness of recession-struck suppliers are behind what is expected to be an up-beat statement. The word is that its executive chairman, Sir Stuart Rose, wants to make his last full year at M&S look good.
Sunday 06 September 2009
Monday 06 July 2009
Marks & Spencer will clash with investors this week over the retailer's continued refusal to countenance splitting up executive chairman Sir Stuart Rose's job.
Sunday 05 July 2009
Thursday 02 July 2009
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