Tag : footfall
Cautious footfall before the festive seasonSubscription
Footfall dropped 4.7% for the week beginning 10 November compared with the previous year as consumers remain cautious ahead of the peak Christmas trading period.
Rain keeps shoppers at bay in OctoberSubscription
A combination of wet and wintry weather, Brexit and political uncertainty caused UK footfall to fall in October, new data has revealed.
Worst September in stores for eight yearsSubscription
In-store sales fell by 3.1% in September – the worst fall since 2011 – as high-profile closures and uncertainties continue to knock consumer confidence.
Wet weather hits footfallSubscription
Total footfall fell by 6.1% year on year last week, with UK high streets faring the worst as shopper numbers declined by 7.7%.
Footfall suffers summer slump Subscription
Weak consumer confidence, declining sales and Brexit uncertainty have caused UK footfall to fall in August, new data reveals.
In-store fashion sales reach annual lowSubscription
Total like-for-like fashion sales were up 2.9% year-on-year last week, despite in-store sales dropping to the worst recorded figure this year.
Fashion sales continue to climbSubscription
Total like-for-like fashion sales rose by 4.7% in the week to 18 August marking the 14th straight week of growth, the BDO High Street Sales Tracker has shown.
Slump in footfall across the UKSubscription
Total UK footfall fell by 1.4% year on year for the week to 17 August, which Springboard blamed on poor weather.
Vacancy rates highest since 2015Subscription
The national town centre vacancy rate has reached its highest level in four years, hitting 10.3% for the month of July.
UK footfall continues to dropSubscription
UK shopper numbers were down 3.8% year on year in July, but provided some respite from June’s footfall.
Last week’s brighter weather helped drive high street footfall by 6.8% compared with the week before, when it was severely affected by heavy rain.
Severe weather hits UK footfall Subscription
Total footfall was down 5.1% year on year for the week ended 15 June, as the “relentless” rain deterred consumers from venturing out.
Footfall plummets to six-year lowSubscription
Average footfall across the UK fell 3.5% in May – the steepest decline in six years, data from Springboard and the British Retail Consortium (BRC) shows.
Fashion sales up despite decline in footfallSubscription
Fashion sales rose 3.3% year on year for the week ended 27 May.
Footfall down as shoppers avoid high street Subscription
Footfall across the UK was down 2.5% year on year for the week to 18 May, and the high street was hit the hardest.
Town centre vacancy rate highest in four years Subscription
The national town centre vacancy rate reached 10.2% in April, the highest year on year recorded rate for the month since 2015, new research has shown.
Easter store closures result in footfall dropSubscription
As stores closed on Easter Sunday, total footfall across the UK was down 5.2% year on year for the week to 27 April.
Easter holidays and sunshine boost footfallSubscription
Sunny weekend weather and an Easter holiday boost led to an annual 3% rise in footfall for the week commencing 14 April 2019.
Easter footfall expected to riseSubscription
Springboard predicts that total footfall this Easter will rise by 2.1% compared with 2018.
Retailers at Coal Drops Yard have described the shopping destination as “a dream that’s not materialised” as they struggle with “bleak” levels of footfall six months after it opened in London’s King’s Cross.