Tag: BRC

Credit cards
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Card payments pass 75% milestone

For the first time the value of retail purchases made by card now accounts for more than three...

Credit cards
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Action needed on ‘soaring’ card costs, says British Retail Consortium

The British Retail Consortium (BRC) has called for a clampdown on card payment fees, as its latest Payment...

basket of food
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Food inflation continues to slow

The BRC–Nielsen Shop Price Index for May 2019 has shown that food inflation continued to decelerate in May...

Stacking shelves
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Retail employment falls for 13th consecutive quarter

The latest British Retail Council Employment Quarterly Report reveals that total retail employment has fallen for 13th consecutive...

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...

basket of food
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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...