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New West End Company promotes Tyrrell to CEOSubscription
London retail lobby group the New West End Company has promoted deputy chief executive Jace Tyrrell to CEO.
Businesses in London’s West End have joined forces to improve air quality and reduce emissions by 20% by 2020 in the area, led by New West End Company and the Cross River Partnership.
The New West End Company has labelled proposed changes to business rates ‘catastrophic’ and warned companies in the area would have little time to adjust to rate hikes of up to 80%.
Business rates 'bombshell' for central London Subscription
Retailers in central London have been hit the hardest by the government’s changes in rateable values, with some areas jumping by more than 400%.
West End retailers are hoping a bumper Christmas will help to offset a challenging year, as international shoppers continue to flock to the UK to take advantage of the weak pound.
Retailers in London’s West End are preparing for record spending tomorrow, boosted by overseas shoppers taking advantage of the post-Brexit weakness of sterling.
New West End Company unveils plans for Oxford Street Subscription
New West End Company has unveiled its recommendations for developing the Oxford Street district, which it says would create 27,000 new jobs.
Retailers rail against business rates regimeSubscription
Independent fashion retailers are staging a fightback against the “bitter pill” of business rates following the rating revaluations that took place earlier this year.
Approximately six million Chinese tourists are expected to visit shops worldwide during Golden Week 2017, after spending $99.6bn (£74.4bn) during the public holiday last year.
West End retailers to cash in at ChristmasSubscription
Retailers in London’s West End are pinning their hopes on Christmas trading to counteract the tough trading environment, despite lingering concerns over safety and political uncertainty.