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Overseas interest in UK retailers grew 23% in Q4 2016

Overseas interest in UK retailers grew 23% in Q4 2016

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The BRC and Google’s Online Retail Monitor for Q4 2016 reveals that UK retail is retaining strong brand appeal overseas.

Laura  Barnes
on Feb 8th 2017 at 4:15PM
Violence against retail staff has risen by 40% in the past year

Violence against retail staff has risen by 40% in the past year

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A shocking increase in violence and abuse against retail staff in the UK has been revealed in the BRC’s annual Retail Crime Survey.

Laura  Barnes
on Feb 3rd 2017 at 11:14AM
Why did retail employment decline in Q4?

Why did retail employment decline in Q4?

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The British Retail Consortium (BRC) has revealed the findings of its Q4 Retail Employment Monitor.

Laura  Barnes
on Jan 31st 2017 at 11:16AM
New film project investigating the future of British retail wants to hear your story

New film project investigating the future of British retail wants to hear your story

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The BRC and ITN Productions are teaming up to investigate what the future holds for British shopping.

Laura  Barnes
on Jan 25th 2017 at 2:18PM

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Will 2030 be the year the high street dies?

Will 2030 be the year the high street dies?

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With UK shoppers’ weekly online spending reaching £1 billion, a new report by ParcelHero reveals the death of the high street may be closer than we think.

Laura  Barnes
on Jan 18th 2017 at 10:32AM
Footfall decline deepens despite Black Friday sales, reveals BRC

Footfall decline deepens despite Black Friday sales, reveals BRC

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The British Retail Consortium (BRC) has reported that footfall in November was 1 per cent down on a year ago, a deepening of the 0.9 per cent fall in October.

Laura  Barnes
on Dec 14th 2016 at 3:20PM
Everything retailers need to know to make the most of this year's Christmas sales

Everything retailers need to know to make the most of this year's Christmas sales

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The British Retail Consortium has put together a detailed ‘Festive FAQs’, packed full of stats and facts for the 2016 Christmas trading period.

Laura  Barnes
on Dec 6th 2016 at 10:08AM
'The next few years will be challenging for retail' - BRC reacts to Autumn Statement

'The next few years will be challenging for retail' - BRC reacts to Autumn Statement

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The British Retail Consortium (BRC) has reacted to last week’s Autumn Statement, warning that the retail industry is will face challenging times over the next few years.

Laura  Barnes
on Nov 28th 2016 at 10:28AM

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Shop vacancy rate falls as landlords welcome retail tenants on shorter leases

Shop vacancy rate falls as landlords welcome retail tenants on shorter leases

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The latest quarterly vacancy rata data from BRC and Springboard has been released, revealing that shop vacancy rates have fallen in the UK.

Laura  Barnes
on Nov 16th 2016 at 2:35PM
BRC: 'There has been no Brexit impact on retail prices - yet'

BRC: 'There has been no Brexit impact on retail prices - yet'

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The British Retail Consortium (BRC) has revealed that there has been no Brexit impact on retail prices so far, but that will likely change in Q1 2017.

Laura  Barnes
on Nov 4th 2016 at 11:00AM
UK retail footfall continued to decline in September

UK retail footfall continued to decline in September

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The BRC has released its September footfall and vacancies monitor.

Laura  Barnes
on Oct 23rd 2016 at 3:13PM
We need to strike a good Brexit deal by 2019, warns BRC

We need to strike a good Brexit deal by 2019, warns BRC

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The British Retail Consortium (BRC) has called on Government negotiators to keeping shop prices low once the UK leaves the European Union.

Laura  Barnes
on Oct 11th 2016 at 3:20PM

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Olympics blamed for slow UK retail sales in August

Olympics blamed for slow UK retail sales in August

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The British Retail Consortium and KPMG have released their latest retail sales monitor for the UK, revealing a decline in sales for August.

Laura  Barnes
on Sep 12th 2016 at 10:32AM
UK retail sales and high street footfall increased in July

UK retail sales and high street footfall increased in July

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The latest figures from the British Retail Consortium (BRC) reveal that UK retail sales and high street footfall were both up during July.

Laura  Barnes
on Aug 23rd 2016 at 2:18PM
Brexit: One week on from the vote that could dramatically change how we do business

Brexit: One week on from the vote that could dramatically change how we do business

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Last Friday (June 24th) it became official that the UK has decided to leave the EU. In the lead up to the referendum, MI Pro heard from a number of ...

Laura  Barnes
on Jul 1st 2016 at 11:16AM