Marks & Spencer's first half performance was helped
considerably by the roll out of its Simply Food format during the
period, the company has announced. Meanwhile, troubled retailer
Ahold has confirmed that information about...
Marks & Spencer has reported food sales growth ahead of the
market for the first quarter of the year, boosted by excellent
like-for-like sales growth, the late Easter period and the roll-out
of its new Simply Food outlets.
Food sales boosted results at Marks & Spencer in both the final
quarter and full year 2002, with Q4 sales boosted by initiatives
relating to Valentine's Day and Mother's Day more than compensating
for the fact that Easter...
Last week we reported on the emergence of a new ingredients company
Solae, born from the funds of agribusiness Bunge and DuPont Protein
Technologies. Buoyancy continues for Bunge with the company
announcing on Monday an increase in...