Thursday, October 29, 2020
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Shop prices drop as retailers battle it out to keep food inflation low

Shop prices have continued to drop in October as retailers go head to head in a battle for consumers’ more limited spend.
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Retail footfall drops across regions with highest Covid restrictions

New research has shown that retail footfall has dropped last week from the previous seven days across all UK retail destinations.
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Fears of a double-dip recession grow as consumer confidence drops

Consumer confidence has dropped in October for the first time since the height of lockdown in April, as fears grow over a double-dip recession.

2020 Global Retail Report

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Sadiq Khan: Tourist spending to fall £10bn in London this year

Sadiq Khan: Tourist spending to fall £10bn in London this year

Tourist spending in central London is set to fall by £10.9 billion this year due to the Covid pandemic.
M&S Marks & Spencer Christmas

Christmas-related searches online up 80%, M&S says

Marks & Spencer has said that searches for Christmas products on its website have skyrocketed as shoppers seek to spend early this festive period.
Shoppers turn on to online spending as retail sales rise for fifth month

Retail sales rise for 5th month in a row

Shoppers have continued to increase their spending, with the amount of products bought increasing for the 5th straight month
"Double dip" threat for consumer confidence as concerns about finances worsen

“Double dip” threat for consumer confidence as concerns about finances worsen

Consumer confidence is heading for a double dip as concerns about personal finances and the wider economy deepen
Retailers pay £1.1bn to accept customer payments - BRC data

Retailers pay £1.1bn to accept customer payments – BRC data

Retailers had to spend more than £1 billion last year to accept payments from customers.
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Retail footfall drops after three-tier Covid restrictions take effect

Retail footfall across the UK has dropped since the government’s three-tiered Covid restrictions were implemented late last..

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Get Ready for the Seasonal Surge

How Smartphone Scanning can help Deal with Seasonal Surges in Demand Whether it’s Black Friday, Cyber Monday or the Holiday Season, Covid-19 restrictions are set...