Tag : British Retail Consortium
Worst July since sales records beganSubscription
Total UK retail sales registered the lowest increase since 1995 last month, up just 0.3% on July 2018.
Speaking at the British Retail Consortium’s annual retail industry lecture, Amazon’s UK country manager Doug Gurr talks about the next industrial revolution – the digital revolution – its impact on the retail industry and how to prepare for the changes.
Retail growth slowed in February, edging up by just 0.5% compared with last year, as Brexit uncertainty continues.
Survival strategies for Brexit chaosSubscription
The second Brexit deadline has come and gone and there are no concrete plans for the next stage of the process. How is the UK fashion retail industry coping with the effect of prolonged uncertainty on business?
Suppliers warn of 'tough' November Subscription
Suppliers to high street multiples and department stores have warned of another difficult month of trading ahead, following a “terrible” October.
Shop vacancy rates top 10% in JulySubscription
Vacancy rates for UK retail sites reached 10.1% in July the BRC Springboard Footfall and Vacancies Monitor for the month showed.
Shop prices fall for 34th month in a rowSubscription
Shop prices fell 2% in February, marking the 34th consecutive month of decline.
Shop prices decrease after eight monthsSubscription
Shop prices have returned to deflation for the first time in eight months, driven by fierce competition on the high street, new figures have shown.
Shop prices continue to fallSubscription
Prices fell for the fifth consecutive month in the first week of October, as heavy discounting and an “uncertain economic environment” pervaded.
Shop price inflation at six year high Subscription
Shop price inflation in February rose by the highest rate in almost six years, driven by cost pressures building in the supply chain, new figures have shown.