marks and spencer

Britain’s M&S to Close Stores as Profits Fall

By James Davey LONDON, Nov 8 – Britain’s Marks & Spencer said it would shut about 30 stores at home and 53 abroad, with its new boss seeking to revive the retailer by focusing more on food and less on its struggling clothes and homewares ranges. The retailer, whose shares have fallen 22 percent so

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Syrian Child Refugees Making British Clothes in Turkey – BBC Investigation

LONDON, Oct 24 – Syrian refugee children have been working in factories in Turkey making clothes for British high street retailer Marks & Spencer and online store ASOS, an investigation by BBC Panorama found. The investigation, to be broadcast Monday evening, found Syrian refugees as young as 15 working long hours for little pay, making

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