Marks and Spencer Group PLC operates in the Department stores sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Marks and Spencer Group PLC with three other
department stores in Europe:
B&M European Value Retail SA
sales of £2.43 billion [US$3.26 billion]
of which 93%
was UK Retail),
(£2.34 billion [US$3.13 billion]
of which 81%
was UK), and
FIH GROUP PLC
(£40.49 million [US$54.35 million]
of which 45%
was Is - OPerating - Art Logistics and Stora).
Marks and Spencer Group PLC reported sales of £10.62 billion (US$14.26 billion)
March of 2017.
a very small
increase of 0.6%
versus 2016, when the company's sales were £10.56 billion.
Sales at Marks and Spencer Group PLC have increased during each of the previous five years
(and since 2012, sales have increased a total of 7%).
The sales level in 2017 was fairly close to the level five years ago: in 2012, Marks and Spencer Group PLC had sales
of £9.93 billion.
Sales of Owned. saw an increase
that was more than double the company's growth rate: sales were up
14.8% in 2017, from
£754.90 million to £866.30 million.
Marks and Spencer Group PLC also saw significant increases in sales in
Food and Revenue (up 2.5% to £5.65 billion)
Not all segments of Marks and Spencer Group PLC experienced an increase in sales in 2017:
sales of Franchised fell 4.8% to £314.00 million.
(However, this segment's sales were only a very small portion of the company's overall sales).
Marks and Spencer Group PLC also experienced decreases in sales in
Clothing and Home (down 4.3% to £3.79 billion)