Wednesday, September 30, 2020
Graham Stuart MP Brexit trade exports deal

Big Interview: Graham Stuart MP, Minister for Exports

Graham Stuart talks to Retail Gazette about the new bounce-back plans to help UK retailers export overseas post-Covid.
Retail leaders brand loss of VAT refunds for tourists a disaster

Retail leaders brand loss of tax refunds for tourists a disaster

Retail leaders across UK have expressed shock at the Treasury's decision to remove the right of tourists to reclaim tax.
Gov't criticised over plans to end some tax-free sales at airports

Gov’t criticised over plans to end some tax-free sales at airports

The government has been criticised over plans to end tax-free sales on goods such as electronics and clothes at airports.
Mike Ashley Frasers Group trading update covid-19 brexit

Frasers Group blames Brexit & Covid-19 on profit dip as it mulls shop closures

Frasers Group has revealed a drop in profits from its delayed preliminary results, which it has blamed on Brexit uncertainty..
BRC tariff Brexit

No-deal Brexit to raise food and clothing prices, BRC says

Prices on food and clothing will increase if the government and the EU cannot agree on a tariff-free Brexit agreement before..
Aldi commits to never selling chlorinated chicken & hormone-injected beef

Aldi commits to never selling chlorinated chicken & hormone-injected beef

Aldi has made a pledge to stop selling chlorinated chicken and hormone-injected beef across its UK stores.
Brexit UK EU Priti Patel immigration retail

Brexit: The aftermath for retail

What can retailers expect now that the UK has finally left the EU?
The Institute of Directors CBI Sajid Javid Carolyn Fairbairn business rates

Chancellor urged to grant business rates “holiday” to ease pressure

The Institute of Directors and the CBI have called on Chancellor Sajid Javid for a business rates “holiday”
December Discounts were “deeper and began earlier” for retailers

December discounts were “deeper and began earlier” for retailers

The BRC's Helen Dickinson warns that the government must ensure "tariff-free and low-friction trade" to aid shop prices in 2020.
Retail Think Tank hails 1% retail industry growth for 2020

Retail Think Tank hails 1% retail industry growth for 2020

Post-election certainty will bring boost to retail sector for 2020.

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The new festive shopping report

Find out what consumers are looking for in their seasonal shopping experience in our New Normal Festive Shopping Report. Get insights from our poll of 2,000...