Wednesday, March 20, 2019
June footfall

June footfall dips despite World Cup spending boost

Retail footfall dipped for the seventh month in a row in June as the heatwave deterred consumers from visiting shops.
June retail sales

World Cup fever boosts June retail sales

The World Cup has inspired Brits to open their wallets and spend, with total retail sales in June rising 2.3 per cent.
business rates payments

Thousands of retailers dragged to court over missing business rates payments

Thousands of businesses - many of which are high street retailers - have been dragged to court for not being able to keep up...

The high street has endured the worst six months for over a decade

The high street has experienced the worst first half to a year in more than a decade, as sales drop for a fifth consecutive month
June shop prices

Food inflation holds steady as overall shop prices dip

Food price inflation cooling throughout the heatwave has allowed overall shop prices to fall in June.
June consumer confidence

No signs of consumer confidence improving ahead of Brexit

Consumer confidence tumbled in June, with no signs of getting out of the negative territory it has been in for two and half years
grocery sales

British grocery sector achieves 2 years of consecutive growth

Britain’s grocery sector has now witnessed two years of continuous growth, with warm sunny weather and promotions around the World Cup and Father’s Day...

Millennials still prefer in-store experience

Millennials still prefer to shop in store compared to online despite the high street’s woes according to new research

Over half of shoppers are worried about the high street’s future

Shoppers are calling for more shops and services on the high street with a majority of them feeling pessimistic about the future

Results from Zebra Technologies’ 10th annual Shopper Vision Study revealed

Retailers are getting better at staying up to speed with the demands of savvy consumers whose expectations are increasing in today's digital economy -...

Feature Resource

Retailers Guide to Consumer Behaviour in Peak Season Trading

Poq's latest research sheds light on online consumer behaviour during the “Golden Quarter” in 2018. From acquiring users to nurturing them to be the...