Thursday, February 27, 2020
January consumer confidence

Brits’ “wait & see” attitude keeps consumer confidence low

UK consumer confidence remained at its gloomiest in five-and-a-half years this month.
January shop price inflation

Shop price inflation edges up to highest rate since 2013

Shop prices in January were slightly up on a year ago despite heavy post-Christmas discounting.

Consumers place Brexit as top concern as amid fears of retail downturn

Consumers have placed Brexit as their top concern for the year ahead as it is expected to dent retail turnover this year.
Retail industry

70,000 retail jobs lost in 2018

The retail industry has scrapped off 70,000 jobs in the fourth quarter of last year compared to the same period in 2017.
Online retail December

Online retail sales growth in December hits all-time low

A tough Christmas saw the UK online retail sector record the lowest-ever monthly sales growth in December.

Commuters contribute £22.8bn to UK economy

A new report has found that online retail spend from commuters contributes £22.8 billion per year to the economy.
ONS December sales

December retail sales up 3.7% despite month-on-month dip

New ONS figures have painted a slightly rosier picture of UK retail sales for December when compared to recent gloomy reports.
December inflation

December inflation drops to lowest level in two years

Inflation has fallen to its lowest level in two years, meeting expectations but coming within a whisker of the BoE's target.
Visa UK

Consumer spending slips to lowest level in 8 months

Visa's UK Consumer Spending Index, compiled by IHS Markit revealed that overall expenditure continued to decline in December.
Brexit Finance Voucher Codes

62% of Brits confident about finances despite Brexit uncertainty

Two-thirds of Brits of are confident on finances for the year ahead despite concerns about food prices and household bills in the run-up to Brexit.

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