Tag: Marks & Spencer

M&S joins O2 for location based marketing

It’s great to see that M&S are experimenting with location based communications with their consumers. Marks & Spencer has signed up to O2’s geo-location based marketing service “You Are Here” to send targeted offers to shoppers near its stores. via

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Forecast: all shops will be the same by 2030

At what point will all retail shops in the UK be the same? Is it inevitable that they will all sell the same product range one day? Think about it: Tesco sells petrol – BP sells food WHSmith sells stamps

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How to change a dress size in a day

Surely the vague adoption of clothes/dress sizes within UK fashion retailers is tantamount to deceit? An online survey of 1,000 women, indicated that 15% bought a bigger dress size than they expected when shopping at Primark. Top Shop and New

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Carrier bags: a tax

Is charging for carrier bags a tax on impromptu shopping? While I was in Reading earlier today I suddenly decided to buy some cheese scones from Marks & Spencer. There was a moment of panic as I couldn’t find them…they

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You find it you can buy it! English wine

I was off to a BBQ at the home of a French man yesterday. I thought I’d take a couple of bottles of English wine. So off I trotted to Marks & Spencers at The Meadows near Camberley. Not a

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