Marks & Spencer Group plc (M&S) is a leading multinational retailer that sells exceptional products, including foodstuffs, home appliances, and fashion clothes. Established as early as 1884 in Leeds by two key founders, Michael Marks, and Thomas Spencer, the firm has been involved in a number of ventures. For instance, in 2008, it started selling Kellogg’s, Corn Flakes. At the moment, the firm operates more than 959 stores with majority specializing in food products. The firm has acquired several brands for various chains of products and services, including the online platforms that serve consumers in remote areas.
The company is based in London, UK and it is listed on London Stock Exchange and component of FTSE 250 Index. In 2018, the company announced to close more than 100 of its stores by 2022 due to low business volumes although it has remained a speculation. The firm offers products from almost every customer, including women, men, and children.