's largest clothing retailer, Marks & Spencer is considering opening banks inside 55 stores as part of its partnership with HSBC Holdings. The banks would give customers access to banking services at select stores by 2012 and also offer foreign exchange services for travelers. The London-based...

Yes that's right, charity shop Oxfam have teamed up with prestigious high street brand Marks & Spencer to create The Clothes Exchange. This is a great opportunity to empty your wardrobes ready for next season's goodies. Just bring your old M&S clothes you no longer wear into Oxfam stores...

British chain Marks and Spencer have embraced modern technology by joining o2′s ‘You are here' marketing service, targeting customers with offers depending on their location. The scheme allows o2 customers to be sent SMS or MMS message when they are in or near an M&S store. People can then...

Since we spotted them filming in the Miami sunshine last January, I have been eager to see the results of Marks & Spencer's latest Spring/Summer 2011 campaign, which launches today. As expected it is full of all the fun and glam one would expect from a stellar line-up including Dannii Minogue,...

As we reported last month, the advert features the X Factor finalists singing along to their own version of the Walt Disney classic When You Wish Upon a Star, mixed with scenes of children and adults alike unwrapping their Marks and Spencer goodies on Christmas morning. It's nice to see...

Have you seen the man in the M&S 2013 Christmas advert? It's just about every woman's dream scenario. Although, it's also the dream scenario to have a rack like Rosie Huntington-Whiteley. Sadly, however, such a gift won't be available on the shelves of Marks & Spencer this Christmas. You may...

Sara Mullen emerges from Marks Spencer lugging an enormous brown box. "We're going for practical. Totally," she says earnestly. "For example, the four of us usually club together for something for Mum and Dad: a few years ago, we got them a week-long trip to Rome. This year it's a good...

Marks Spencer benefited from being upgraded to "buy" by analysts at Matrix, which helped its shares lift 9.2p to 376p, while other retailers including Tesco and Sainsbury's also gained. Angela González-Rodríguez

It seems Marks & Spencer is about to head in a whole new direction. The high street giant has reportedly axed its star-studded campaigns which it has become famous for over the past five years. The retailer will drop the glamorous adverts which have featured a whole host of famous faces from...

" But here's our query: only last month were M&S' adverts axed after accusations that the brand was forgetting its older customer in favour of young, glossy stars, so we're unsure where, exactly, hiring two of Hollywood's hottest stars solves the situation. Think that's weird? Here's more...

 

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