Marks and Spencer, like many other retailers, has had to make huge changes during the pandemic. Its latest change comes to its clothing section where some stores will stop stocking formal suits.
During the same period, M&S said sales of casualwear were up by 61 percent online.
Despite the decline in demand, shoppers expressed their sadness on Twitter.
One person said: “It’s been a long time coming but Marks and Spencer is the best place to get suits, I hope my local still sells them.”
Another wrote: “It’s a sad day because they were so affordable and it’s always hard to order online, need to try them on.”
“However, we still want to be the go-to for a great suit whatever the occasion. Lots of men want help buying a suit from an expert so during the pandemic we also launched online video consultations.”
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