Tag: BRC

Christmas: sad Santa
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‘Worst Christmas in a decade’

UK retail businesses experienced “their worst Christmas in a decade”, according to the British Retail Consortium (BRC). Total...

Shopping basket
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Shop prices rising

After five years of deflation, shop prices have increased year-on-year for the second consecutive month. According to the...

Britain going its own way
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SRC urges government to ‘put customers first’ in Brexit negotiations

The British Retail Consortium has produced new research analysing the effect of ‘non-tariff barriers’ on imports of goods...

Woman shopping
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Deflation deepens while grocery prices continue to rise

Shop prices fell by 1.1% in May 2018 compared to the same month last year, according to the...

Shopworker stacking shelves
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Retail employment falls

The number of jobs in the retail sector dropped by 2.5% in the first quarter of 2018, according...

Brexit: unzipping Britain from EU
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BRC calls for tariff-free trade post-Brexit

The British Retail Consortium (BRC) has warned grocery shoppers of the potential price rises they face after Brexit...

retail violence caught on CCTV
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Retail violence hits highest-ever level

The British Retail Consortium’s latest annual Retail Crime Survey has revealed a spike in violence against staff causing...

Shopper shopping
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Prices fall, but not in Grocery

Shop prices in December fell 0.6% on last year compared to a 0.1% decline in November, according to...

Brexit: unzipping Britain from EU
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Brexit: a retail roadmap

With Brexit negotiations between the EU and UK government appearing to be making very slow progress, the British...

Cans of food
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Grocery prices creep up in August

Food prices increased by 1.3% in August on the same month last year, according to the latest BRC...