business rates appeal

150 business rates appeals per day lodged in 2018

Almost 150 appeals per day were lodged against business rates last year after the overhaul of the system.
Brexit GFK

UK consumer confidence rises despite Brexit uncertainty

Consumer confidence in the UK has risen this month despite the Brexit uncertainty as Brits continue to take a stoic approach.
February shop price

Shop price inflation hits 6-year high

Shop price inflation has reached its highest levels in six years due to unsustainable pressure on the supply chain.
January online sales

Online sales off to a sluggish start for the year

Online retail sales growth for the month of January was at its slowest in three years last month.
January footfall

Shoppers defy high street gloom with optimistic January footfall

New footfall figures indicate that January saw the lowest annual decline in non-food footfall in three years.
Online sales tax

MPs propose online sales tax to save high street

A parliamentary inquiry has issued a proposal for an online sales tax to help secure the future of the high street. 
high street report

Fewer retail units key to saving the high street: report

A new report has highlighted how online is not the main reason for today's struggling high streets.
Asos campus society

Asos revealed as the most engaging retailer for uni students

The UK's largest social network for students Campus Society has revealed the top 10 retailers that were "best at communicating."
Brexit finance

60% of Brits say Brexit will not affect spending

Sixty per cent of consumers have said that Brexit has not and will not affect their spending this year.
January retail sales

Retail sales makes a strong comeback in January

UK retail sales made a strong comeback in January as clothing discounts attracted shoppers.

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