Wednesday, July 17, 2019
Retail sales

May retail sales hit with “biggest decline on record”

Retail sales in May have seen “the biggest decline on record” according to the latest BRC-KPMG Retail Sales Monitor.
China tourist

Chinese tourist spend to soar

British retail is expected to welcome a 43 per cent increase in Chinese tourists this year and spend a forecast £1 billion.
Brexit plan

Most UK retailers still have no Brexit plans

Despite three years passing since the EU referendum, more than half of UK retailers still have no plans in place for Brexit.
May consumer confidence

UK consumer confidence improves to 8-month high

British consumer confidence has grown to the highest level since September last year.
WHSmith Which poll

WHSmith named worst retailer on the UK high street

WHSmith has been named the worst retailer on the UK's high street in an annual survey conducted by consumer lobby group Which?
Shop price inflation

UK shop price inflation accelerates in May

UK shop prices have increased in May reaching the second highest growth rate in the last six years.
Retail sales

Retail sales beat forecasts despite Brexit uncertainties

Retail sales in the UK have increased by almost two per cent in spring despite Brexit uncertainties.
Menswear

Men are spending more on the high street

The shopping experience for menswear has improved since the last 10 years thanks to better clothing designs and stylish options..
high street

Indie retailers optimistic about their local high street’s future

Almost three quarters of independent retailers across the UK are optimistic about the future of their local high street.

CHARGED: Shoppers spend 41% more in supermarkets if distracted by their mobile

Retailers have long fought to grab shoppers’ attention within their first steps inside a supermarket. But new research finds distracted customers could play into...

Feature Resource

9 Tips for Getting your Retail Display Strategy Right

We are witnessing the digitisation of the entire retail ecosystem. While many have long debated whether online or offline will ‘win’ the retail battle,...