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UK retailers urged to check exporting rules under free EU trade deal

New research has found that demand for online shopping has grown since the start of the coronavirus pandemic, with 36 per cent of UK retail sales made online in January this year.
Gov't announces 4 new regional trade hubs to boost post-Covid recovery

Gov’t announces 4 new regional trade hubs to boost post-Covid recovery

The government is set to open four new regional trade and investment hubs aimed at helping small and local businesses - including (...)
‘Made in Britain’ branded items could see British exporters rake in an extra £3.5 billion a year as new research reveals international customers are still willing to pay a premium for them.

39% of international shoppers would pay a premium for British-made goods

‘Made in Britain’ branded items could see British exporters rake in an extra £3.5 billion a year as new research reveals international customers are still willing to pay a premium for them.
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British ministers under fire for breaching international law, EU says

The British government has been accused of breaching international law by the European Union, as it made a move to extend the grace period for Irish border checks.
Small retailers not clear about new rules to post goods to the EU – report

Small retailers not clear about new rules to post goods to the EU –...

Two out of five small businesses are not clear about new rules for posting goods to the EU since the start of the year (...)
Northern Ireland protocol checks "could be overwhelmed when supermarket exemption ends"

Northern Ireland protocol checks “could be overwhelmed when supermarket exemption ends”

Irish Sea checking process in Northern Ireland could be overwhelmed by added bureaucracy when a grace period (...)
Supply chain managers warn of delays getting goods into the UK

Ongoing post-Brexit delays prompts warning on stock shortages & price rises

Delays getting goods into the UK since Brexit was finalised at the start of the year will result in stock shortages for retailers (...)
Morrisons slashes price on pork products to help farmers amid EU export collapse

Morrisons slashes price on pork products to help farmers amid EU export collapse

Morrisons is reducing the price of its cuts of pork, gammon, sausages and bacon to help British pig farmers who have (...)
Northern Ireland retailers to meet EU execs on post-Brexit trade problems

Northern Ireland retailers to meet EU execs on post-Brexit trade problems

Independent retailers in Northern Ireland have urged the European Commission vice-president to engage with them on post-Brexit trade.
Retailers face "perfect storm" as Northern Ireland delivery disruption continues

Retailers face “perfect storm” as Northern Ireland delivery disruption continues

Retail bosses have warned the sector faces a “perfect storm” as new border regulations come into force in April (...)

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