M & S customers can now return clothing to stores for food only, as the retailer seeks to close 100 stores
City and Finance Reporter for the Daily Mail
Mark & Spencer allows customers to return clothing to their stores for food only
Mark & Spencer is allowing customers to return clothing to their stores just for food while preparing to close 100 stores.
Buyers can now choose from 280 Simply Food stores to return unwanted purchases.
Follow a trial that began last year.
M & S plans to extend it to more stores later this year and has joined forces with the Doddle returns provider to offer the service.
It comes as it prepares to close 100 stores by 2020, most of them larger food and clothing stores, which means that some buyers may be forced to make 30-mile round trips to their M & S more close
The retailer is trying drastically to reduce costs to revitalize the appalling profits.