Tag: Brexit

Pete Cheema, SGF Chief Executive
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Let’s get Brexit done smoothly, says SGF

Scottish Grocers Federation has responded to the Conservative victory in the UK general election by calling for a...

Britain going its own way
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Brexit food shortages concern ‘a quarter of retailers’

According to a survey of 250 independent and symbol retailers conducted by shopper insight agency HIM last month,...

Heinz Beanz
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Brits ‘stockpile £4bn’ in preparation for no-deal Brexit

Brexit uncertainty resulted in British retail sales flatlining in August, as shoppers cut back on non-essential products. Yet...

Brexit: unzipping Britain from EU
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Quarter of retailers worried about post-Brexit food shortages, says HIM

Just over a quarter (27%) of independent and symbol retailers are concerned about food shortages when the UK...

empty shelves
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Shoppers braced for post-Brexit food shortages, says HIM

Almost two-thirds (61%) of shoppers expect there to be food shortages as a result of Brexit. That’s according...

Brexit: unzipping Britain from EU
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Shopper pessimism around Brexit grows

Research among 1,000 shoppers carried out in the first week of March by HIM has confirmed a growth...

Brexit
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Brexit fears set to hit Scots’ spending

A new PwC study has found that Scottish consumers are among the most concerned about the economic impact...

Immigration threshold of £30,000
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Immigration threshold threatens local retailing community

The UK Government’s £30,000 immigration threshold could seriously destabilise the Scottish local retailing community. by J.S. von Dacre...

Brexit: unzipping Britain from EU
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UK food retailers face £9.3bn no-deal Brexit bill

Retailers could face additional tariffs totalling £9.3bn per year for food and drink products imported from the EU...

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...