Skip Links


This year M&S returned to growth, demonstrating the resilience of the brand through difficult times. 2009/10 has been about leading the business through the recession without losing sight of
our long-term plan or our core values.

Read the overview from Sir Stuart Rose
  • You are here: 

  • Home
  • Overview

About M&S

Marks & Spencer is one of the UK’s leading retailers with over 21 million customers visiting our stores every week. Read more about us

Highlights from the
past year

The statutory results for the year are for the 53 weeks ended 3 April 2010. In order to be able to compare these with last year’s 52 week period, where appropriate, the 52 week results have been stated. Read the highlights from the past year

Performance overview

Last year we took decisive action to give us the strength and flexibility we needed to navigate the recession.Read the performance overview

Key performance indicators

Group revenue £9.5bn+5.2%
Adjusted Group operating profit* £843.9m+9.8%

*The adjusted profit measures are stated before property disposals and exceptional items.