Sunday, September 22, 2019
Co-op crime report Dr Emmeline Taylor Jo Whitfield

Co-op launches new campaign to protect workers against crime

The Co-op has joined forces with a criminologist to call on the government to protect store employees
Online shoppers in the UK search the keyword "second-hand" 100,000 times a month, new data has revealed. Brits came third in OnBuy.com's investigation into how often countries search for "second-hand", "resale" and other derivatives.

Charity shops searched over 100,000 times a month in UK

Online shoppers in the UK search the keyword "second-hand" 100,000 times a month, new data has revealed
BRC-Springboard Footfall and Vacancies Monitor: HIGH STREET FOOTFALL DECLINES AGAIN AS BRITS PICK RETAIL PARKS

Late summer footfall takes a holiday

// Footfall declined by 1.3% in August, compared to the same point last year when it declined 1.6% // High street footfall declined by 1.9%....
BDO High Street Sales Tracker: Heatwave prompts dire August high street sales

Heatwave prompts dire August high street sales

Soaring summer temperatures and continuing uncertainty around Brexit has led to a dire month for the high street in August.
Retail Jobs salary rise applications CV-Library

Retail job salaries rise while applications drop

New research has shown that salaries for new retail roles rose by 1.4 per cent in August.
Lloyds Bank Commercial Banking’s latest Business in Britain report revealed that 71 per cent of retailers are forecasting a turnover increase over the next five years.

71% of retailers forecast a turnover increase in next 5 years

Lloyds Bank Commercial Banking’s latest Business in Britain report that 71% of retailers are reporting a turnover
Retail Traffic Index: August footfall experiences worst deficit since last July RTI Ipsos Retail Performance

August footfall experiences worst deficit since July 2018

New data has indicated that footfall "took a holiday" during the month of August.
71.3% of UK consumers willing to use food refill services, according to GlobalData

Almost 3/4 of shoppers willing to use food refill services

Almost three-quarters of Brits are willing to use food refill services in order to cut down on waste.
Back to school

Back-to-school spend set to reach £1.7bn

Brits are expected to £1.7 billion on back to school items this year, with the market set to grow by 1.5 per cent year-on-year
BRC-KPMG high street August sales

August sales at a “new low” as high street crisis strikes

Retail sales in the UK have dropped to a “new low” during the month of August, according to the latest BRC-KPMG sales figures

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