Quick facts
  • What we do:
    Fashion Retail
  • Year established:
  • Website:
  • Contact
    • 5, Inchinnan Drive, Renfrew, PA4 9AF
Share on Social

About M&Co

M&Co is a mid-market fashion and home retailer with over 270 stores, mainly in market towns throughout the UK.

The brand also have 15 overseas franchise stores. Ever since the first Mackays store opened 50 years ago, the company have committed to running M&Co as a family business and believes their rapid expansion shows that this model works.

The current chain has grown organically from a small family business of just six stores and now amounts to almost 300. Between 2005 and 2007, the store portfolio was expanded and upgraded, and Mackays successfully rebranded to the more contemporary M&Co fascia. M&Co currently employs staff, who are based instore, at their Inchinnan Head Office (beside Glasgow Airport), or in the London Buying Office.

Testament to their focus on staff wellbeing, almost a quarter of staff have been with the brand for more than a decade, with some outstanding individuals having worked in the company for more than 30 years.

What is it like to work for M&Co

My Manager
My Manager
The brand’s Growing Together process allows for all managers to have performance expectations discussed and agreed. Quarterly check-ins, mid and end year reviews also take place. Aligned with the Growing Together process, and to help evaluate the current performance and potential of retail store management teams.
All of their colleagues can access their Employee Assistance Services free of charge. This includes: emotional support, legal support, financial planning & hardship grants and health & wellness advice.
My Team
My Team
M&Co’s New Manager Assimilation process facilitates the development of working relationships between a new manager and the team, aimed at promoting immediate and open communication, which is relevant to the manager/team member relationship, speeding up the ‘getting to know you’ process for both sides.

Learn more about the 8 factors of workplace engagement here


  • Charity Activities
    Charity Activities

    At least 20% of staff are known to undertake charitable activities during business hours without incurring financial loss

  • Women

    At least 40% of senior managers are women

Company Statistics

  • UK sites:


  • Staff:


  • Staff Turnover:


  • Earning £35,000+:


  • Average Age:


  • Male : Female:

    6% / 94%

Regional Engagement

In the press


Want to get on the list or be accredited?

Start your engagement journey today and find out what you need to do to earn a Best Companies accreditation or a place on the Best Companies lists.