LONDON — Marks & Spencer plc said group sales in the 13 weeks to June 29 climbed 3.6 percent in actual currency, and 3.3 percent on a constant currency basis.
Sales in the U.K. were up 2.7 percent, boosted by the British retailer's food division, which grew 4.5 percent during the period. General merchandise, which includes M&S's struggling clothing division, was up 0.5 percent, but down 1.6 percent on a like-for-like basis.
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