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BRC: Consumers will pay the price for the uncertainty around EU retail workers

BRC: Consumers will pay the price for the uncertainty around EU retail workers

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Brexit immigration uncertainty is fuelling workforce shortages in UK retail, and consumers will end up paying the price, warns the British Retail Consortium (BRC) in a new report.

Laura  Barnes
on Oct 17th 2017 at 11:33AM
UK retailers have a severe lack of confidence in the future of the industry following Brexit vote

UK retailers have a severe lack of confidence in the future of the industry following Brexit vote

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A mere 4% of retailers say they have no confidence in British retail following the result of the EU referendum, according to new research from VoucherCodes.

Laura  Barnes
on Sep 19th 2017 at 11:49AM
Retailers 'running out of options' for protecting shoppers from significant price increases since Brexit decision

Retailers 'running out of options' for protecting shoppers from significant price increases since Brexit decision

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The British Retail Consortium (BRC) has revealed that non-food retailers are struggling to keep prices down on imported goods since the EU referendum.

Laura  Barnes
on Aug 30th 2017 at 11:16AM
#FreeMoveCreate: New campaign will protect freedom of movement for those working in the creative industries

#FreeMoveCreate: New campaign will protect freedom of movement for those working in the creative industries

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A new collaborative campaign has launched, representing over 30,000 musicians and artists from across the memberships of The Artists Information Company (a-n) and the Incorporated Society of Musicians (ISM).

Laura  Barnes
on Jul 12th 2017 at 4:05PM

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Top 10 stories of the week: Ed Sheeran charity donation, How Brexit has affected online retail, Holographic piano teacher

Top 10 stories of the week: Ed Sheeran charity donation, How Brexit has affected online retail, Holographic piano teacher

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This week, the biggest story on MI Pro has been the news that Ed Sheeran will donate all royalties made from his new Martin Guitar ‘Divide’ signature model to Teenage ...

Laura  Barnes
on Jun 30th 2017 at 10:19AM
Former MP William Bain joins BRC to work on 'Fair Brexit' campaign

Former MP William Bain joins BRC to work on 'Fair Brexit' campaign

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The British Retail Consortium (BRC) has appointed former MP William Bain to “accelerate its research and further strengthen its voice on Brexit”.

Laura  Barnes
on Jun 27th 2017 at 4:09PM
BRC asks for further clarity for EU nationals working in UK retail

BRC asks for further clarity for EU nationals working in UK retail

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The British Retail Consortium (BRC) has been campaigning for the rights of EU nationals currently in the UK and UK nationals in other EU member states to be confirmed since ...

Laura  Barnes
on Jun 27th 2017 at 10:44AM
'UK businesses are in Brexit denial'

'UK businesses are in Brexit denial'

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Last week marked the one-year anniversary of the UK’s decision to leave the European Union.

Laura  Barnes
on Jun 26th 2017 at 9:43AM

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How Brexit has affected online retail over the past 12 months

How Brexit has affected online retail over the past 12 months

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It has been one year since 51.9% of the voting population in the UK decided that leaving the European Union was best for Britain.

Laura  Barnes
on Jun 23rd 2017 at 11:18AM
MU urges MPs from all parties to pledge to support musicians working in the EU

MU urges MPs from all parties to pledge to support musicians working in the EU

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The Musicians’ Union (MU) has revealed that it is asking UK MPs from all parties to sign up to a pledge to protect musicians working in the EU.

Laura  Barnes
on Jun 5th 2017 at 4:33PM
Top 10 stories of the week: Guitarguitar store closure, Rudall Carte relaunch, Brexit's impact on UK festivals

Top 10 stories of the week: Guitarguitar store closure, Rudall Carte relaunch, Brexit's impact on UK festivals

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The biggest news this week on MI Pro was the announcement that Guitarguitar is closing its Ghent store.

Laura  Barnes
on May 19th 2017 at 10:08AM
1,000 EU-based bands 'likely to quit UK festivals' post-Brexit

1,000 EU-based bands 'likely to quit UK festivals' post-Brexit

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This year, over 1,000 festivals are planned to take place in the UK, but ParcelHero’s new report suggests that a ‘hard’ Brexit could put an end to the party.

Laura  Barnes
on May 18th 2017 at 11:54AM

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BRC responds to general election news: 'Political stability is crucial for the UK during Brexit negotiations'

BRC responds to general election news: 'Political stability is crucial for the UK during Brexit negotiations'

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Following the announcement by Prime Minister Theresa May earlier this week that a general election will be held in June, The British Retail Consortium (BRC) has given its view on ...

Laura  Barnes
on Apr 21st 2017 at 10:45AM
BRC outlines how important EU workers are to British retail

BRC outlines how important EU workers are to British retail

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Following the Prime Minister’s triggering of Article 50, the British Retail Consortium (BRC) has commented on why it is important that the UK’s post-Brexit labour and immigration policy is fair ...

Laura  Barnes
on Mar 30th 2017 at 10:19AM
ISM on Brexit: 'The relationship between a post-exit UK and the European Single Market is a source of considerable concern'

ISM on Brexit: 'The relationship between a post-exit UK and the European Single Market is a source of considerable concern'

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In its first column for MI Pro, The Incorporated Society of Musicians (ISM) discusses what aspects of musicians' working lives could be affected by today’s triggering of Article 50, and ...

Laura  Barnes
on Mar 29th 2017 at 10:43AM