Tag : M&S

M&S Faces Public Backlash Over Cauliflower Steaks

9 months ago / 0 comments

Marks and Spencer recently faced public backlash for selling cauliflower slices in plastic boxes marketed as “cauliflower steaks” for £2. Consumers raised concerns over excess packaging and overpricing, pointing out that a whole cauliflower could be purchased in M&S for £1, offering far better value for money whilst being better … Read More

Marks and Spencer: Shake up or shut down?

2 years ago / 0 comments

(Photo from : meetinleeds.co.uk) As a business founded in our beloved Leeds, it is shocking to receive reports of Marks and Spencer’s profit loss of 88%. Michael Marks, a Polish migrant founded the dominant high street brand in 1884, setting up his ‘penny bazaar’ of pegs and buttons at the … Read More

2016’s Fashion and Beauty Collaborations So Far

3 years ago / 0 comments

From celebrities joining forces with high end designers, to songstresses showing their fashionable flair for the high street, we’ve got the details on all the collaborations of the year so far. Rihanna and Manolo Blahnik Rebellious style icon Rihanna is no stranger to collaborations and after being named ‘the most marketable … Read More

The five days of Christmas (sandwiches)

3 years ago / 0 comments

Monday I go inside Tesco to the perennially busy Meal Deal aisle. Today, six students have huddled round a spilled Fanta and are pointing accusatory fingers at one another. I skirt round and peruse the coolers for the Christmas offering. There is only one; turkey and trimmings, £2.20. I look … Read More

News | Leeds fashion to feature in M&S

5 years ago / 0 comments

Two Fashion and Textiles students are going to see their jumpers in M&S stores nationwide. Both contestants beat hundreds of other student applicants across the coun- try, with third year Molly Cormican winning for menswear and Katherine Watson winning in womenswear. The fashion students met HRH Prince of Wales, one … Read More

Graduate jumpers for joy with M&S success

6 years ago / 0 comments

One lucky Leeds fashion student has had her designs snapped up by Marks and Spencer. Graduate Natalie Mason won a competition to design a jumper as part of ‘Love Wool Week’. Mason was one of a number of new designers who collaborated to create the range of knitwear. Natalie said … Read More