Marks and Spencer Group plc is a United Kingdom retailer. The Company is the holding company of the Marks & Spencer Group of companies. Marks & Spencer is the United Kingdom�s clothing retailer with 731 stores across the country. The Company sells food, homeware and clothing and womenswear, lingerie and menswear. It offers clothing and home products, as well as foods, sourced from around 2,000 suppliers globally. As of March 31, 2012, the Company�s products were sold through 731 United Kingdom stores and 387 internationally. It has 387 stores in 43 territories across Europe, the Middle East and Asia. The Company has over 703 stores across the United Kingdom in high streets and retail parks, as well as stations, airports and other locations ranging from out-of-town and flagship stores of over 100,000 square feet, to Simply Food stores of around 7,000 square feet.