Tag : inflation
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.
Discounting slows down shop price inflationSubscription
Shop price inflation slowed down in April due to heavy discounting across clothing and footwear categories, new figures have shown.
Shop prices rise for first time in five yearsSubscription
Shop prices rose for the first time in five years in August, the latest figures from the British Retail Consortium (BRC) show.
Non-food shop price decline eases in MarchSubscription
The decline in UK non-food shop prices has showed signs of slowing, after decreasing at a rate of 1.9% in March when compared with the previous year.
Spend on clothing and footwear falls in JanuarySubscription
Spending on clothing and footwear fell in January amid growing caution among consumers, Visa’s UK Consumer Spending Index has shown.
Mary Portas calls for business rates freezeSubscription
Retail consultant Mary Portas has urged the chancellor to do more to tackle rising business rates.
Shop price deflation remains at four-year lowSubscription
Prices decreased at the same annual rate in October as in September, the British Retail Consortium (BRC) has revealed.
Indies call for business rates freeze as hike looms Subscription
Independent fashion retailers across England have called on the government to freeze business rates, as they brace for another predicted rise in April.
The chief executive of the British Retail Consortium (BRC) has called for business rates to be frozen as UK inflation hits a five-year high.
Shop prices are on the verge of increasing, the British Retail Consortium has said.