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Media speculation into potential deal with Ocado

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Marks & Spencer Group PLC
26 February 2019



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Marks and Spencer Group PLC (the "Company") - media speculation into potential deal with Ocado Group plc


Following press speculation, Marks and Spencer Group PLC confirms that it is in discussions with Ocado Group plc regarding a joint venture in UK Retail. There is no certainty that these discussions will result in any agreement or as to the timing of any such agreement.


Further updates will be provided as appropriate.


For further information please contact:


Investor Relations:        

Fraser Ramzan                                  +44 (0)20 3884 7080

Rebecca Edelman                            +44 (0)20 3884 6029


Corporate Press Office:                   +44 (0)20 8718 1919



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