Tag : Christmas
Are your Christmas windows the best in the land?Subscription
It’s the most wonderful time of the year!
Black Friday footfall rises Subscription
Black Friday footfall rose by 3.3% year on year compared with the equivalent day in 2018, new research has found.
Christmas shoppers undeterred by election nervesSubscription
The general election and political instability will have no significant impact on consumer spending this Christmas, new research shows.
Debenhams recruits 7,000 Christmas staffSubscription
Debenhams has filled 7,000 Christmas jobs across its 165 UK stores in the run up to Christmas, to help offer better customer service during the busiest time of year.
US and Russian shoppers boost Christmas spendSubscription
Shoppers from the US and Russia will play a big role in boosting the UK economy in the run-up to Christmas, new data has shown.
Retailers brace for ‘critical’ Christmas Subscription
Despite a 3.7% uplift in total like-for-like sales in October, retailers face additional obstacles this Christmas, including on-going political and economic sagas.
Low consumer spending to hit Christmas tradingSubscription
Retailers have been warned that trading could be slower this Christmas, as less than half of consumers (47%) are confident they will be able to spend as much as normal.
TK Maxx's Christmas ad ditches shopping autopilotVideoSubscription
TK Maxx’s daredevil gifter encourages shoppers to join him on his mission of gifting like never before, in the retailer’s 2019 Christmas advert.
In October, retailers’ stock levels compared with expected sales were at their highest point since 1983, as businesses continue to prepare for Brexit and the Christmas trading period, the Confederation of British Industry’s (CBI) latest Distributive Trends Survey shows.
The Royal Mail could face huge disruption this Black Friday and Christmas, if workers agree to a strike.