M&S adds Magic and Sparkle to Community Shop's Christmas Lunch
On Thursday 3rd December, managers from Marks & Spencer stores across South London and Yorkshire spread festive cheer at our Community Shops in Goldthorpe and Lambeth, helping us serve a special ‘Magic and Sparkle’ Christmas lunch to 120 local people.
Company Shop Founder speaks at festival for entrepreneurs
In October, Company Shop Founder and Chairman, John Marren gave a keynote speech at MADE: Festival of Entrepreneurs. The 5th annual Sheffield-based event focused this year on inspiration, with established entrepreneurs imparting their knowledge and experience to those starting out in business.
After the recent launch of a fantastic new partnership between the UK’s first social supermarket and FoodCycle, a leading surplus food charity, the two organisations decided a celebration was in order.
Company Shop Chairman John Marren blogs about the day he and Commercial Director Tom Rumboll were invited to Buckingham Palace to represent Company Shop as recipients of the Queen’s Award for Enterprise.