Deep dive: Can M&S become the nation’s favourite shop again?

M&S Portsmouth historic

Marks & Spencer is often referred to as the nation’s favourite retailer, a stalwart of the British high street that has clothed and fed families for generations. But M&S has been floundering for almost two decades as its clothing offer fell out of favour and it was usurped by younger, ...

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