Total first-quarter sales for Marks & Spencer rose 2.9
per cent and UK sales for the quarter rose 1.7 per cent. Online
sales for the 13 weeks ended 27th June were up 28 per cent from
the first quarter of last year. Like-for-like sales in the UK
fell 1.4 per cent, however.
Cataloguers Seraphine and Pyjama Room and
etailers Mama-la-mode.com and Blossom Mother &
Child get a nod of approval from The Times as sources of stylish maternity