Wednesday, January 23, 2019
Aldi Lidl Christmas

Aldi & Lidl set to outperform rival grocers this Christmas

Aldi & Lidl set to outperform rival grocers this Christmas
December consumer confidence

December consumer confidence slips to 5-year low

Consumer confidence in the UK dipped to the lowest level in five and a half years.

December bonuses can prevent staff departures

Retail staff who receive bonuses in December are less likely to join the rush of job searches in January. According to online gift cards retailer...

Suppliers faced with £86bn delay in Christmas bills

The Christmas period has proved costly for suppliers as they wait for a $110 billion (£86 billion) bill after manufacturing, delivering and selling millions...

Boxing Day footfall to slump 5.2%

Boxing day footfall is expected to plummet by 5.2 per cent this year, the deepest fall for the bank holiday since the recession. According to...

Christmas deliveries taking longer than before due to online demand

Christmas orders are taking two days longer to arrive than previous years, due to the level of demand from online shopping. While retailers’ capabilities for...
West End Christmas

Last-minute Christmas shoppers to gift West End with £186m boost

London’s West End is set to receive a £186 million boost as shoppers scramble to purchase last minute Christmas gifts.

November retail sales surpass expectations due to Black Friday

UK retail sales surpassed expectations in November after several months of decline and despite warnings from retailers that it was a horrid month. The level...

British consumers to spend £1bn on unwanted gifts this Christmas

Brits will spend almost £1 billion on unwanted items this Christmas as 71 per cent of people admit to receiving a gift they’ll never...
November inflation

Inflation dips to 20-month low

Inflation slid to a 20-month low in November, pulled down by a drop in the price of some electronics.

Feature Resource

The Psychology Of Ecommerce

New Year, New You, New eCommerce Tactics? It's far from unusual to see sales slump after the holidays. The beginning of a new year often...