M&S to stop opening stores, focus on online growth

Marks & Spencer won't expand its physical space in the UK beyond its 766 stores, opting instead to pin its turnaround hopes on online growth for its namesake fashion brand and expansion of its Simply Food stores, CEO Marc Bolland said. "M&S.com is our new flagship store. Marble Arch [in London] is not the flagship store anymore."

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