Marks & Spencer


Region: Europe Owned By: Publicly Held Sector: Retail

Number of Known Historical Suppliers, by Grade:

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0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

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Company Summary

10.4 Billion GBP in Revenue in 2016 with an average of 82,904 employees. 

Operates 468 stores internationally in 59 international territories. 


Clothing/Apparel Home Goods Food

Executive Team:

    Helen Weir - Chief Finance Officer

    Steve Rowe - Chief Executive

    Robert Swannell - Chairman

Marks and Spencer Group plc, Waterside House, 35 North Wharf Road, London, W2 1NW,

020 7935 4422

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Source: Marks & Spencer Website

Documented Abuses Within Company

What abuses has this company committed with its practices?

Severe Human Rights Abuses:

No Record

General Labor Rights Abuses:

No Record

Documented Abuses Within Supply Chain

What abuses has this company supported with its purchases?

Severe Human Rights Abuses:

No Record

General Labor Rights Abuses:

No Record

Known Historical Trading Links:

Marks & Spencer has been listed as a customer on a website belonging to Crystal Group, which has been implicated in the trade of clothing manufactured by underaged workers subject to forced labor.

M&S has not published its suppliers, and too little information has been publicized to verify or negate this evidence.

Source: Captured by Cotton, by SOMO - Centre for Research on Multinational Corp,and India Committee of the Netherlands


Marks & Spencer has not publicized the full details of their supply chain.