Tag : Christmas
The Royal Mail could face huge disruption this Black Friday and Christmas, if workers agree to a strike.
Exclusive: White Stuff announces first pop-upSubscription
British lifestyle brand White Stuff is opening its first ever pop-up this Christmas at London’s St Pancras International Station.
No-deal Brexit ‘disastrous’ for ChristmasSubscription
A no-deal Brexit would cause “supply chain chaos” for brands and retailers across the country, international delivery firm ParcelHero has warned, and there are fears it would come at the “worst possible” time for Christmas trading.
Group revenue at Shop Direct was up 3.7% year on year for the seven weeks ended 28 December 2018, driven by strong clothing and footwear sales and overall growth at Very.
Christmas retail sales increased by 12.2% at Ted Baker for the five-week period from 2 December 2018 to 5 January 2019.
Footfall down after Christmas flurrySubscription
Footfall fell by 4.1% in the week after Christmas, as all areas of England except for the capital experienced decline compared with the previous week.
Storm Deirdre hits early December footfallSubscription
Footfall dipped by 0.1% last week, compared with the same period in 2017, as Storm Deirdre brought heavy rain on Saturday.
Christmas discounting to reach record highSubscription
Retailers will slash prices by an average of 48% over Christmas, setting a new record Deloitte reports.
Indies look forward to Christmas upliftSubscription
Independents across the UK have enjoyed a strong autumn season so far and are optimistic about Christmas, as more consumers seek unique products and store experiences.
Christmas fashion spend to drop, PwC predictsSubscription
The average consumer will spend £420 on presents this year, but a smaller proportion will be on fashion, PwC’s Christmas trading predictions suggest.