Tag: SRC

Woman shopping
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Food inflation hits five year high

Food prices are at their highest level in over five years, according to the latest BRC – Nielsen...

Scottish Parliament
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Government confirms extent of growing rates burden

New official figures have revealed that the headline poundage/tax rate for business rates has reached its highest point...

Derek Mackay
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Business unites against proposed rates levy

Twenty-one of the country’s leading business organisations have written a joint letter to Scottish Finance Secretary, Derek Mackay...

extreme weather: snowbound cars
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Businesses encouraged to treat workers fairly in extreme weather

A new charter is encouraging employers to treat workers fairly and be mindful of their safety if they...

David Lonsdale
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SRC seeks two-year freeze on headline poundage rate

The latest ONS Consumer Price Index (CPI) figure, published today (September 19), has revealed that inflation in August...

David Lonsdale
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SRC seeks ‘swift action’ in Scottish budget to help retailers

Keeping down business taxes, supporting consumers, and aiding retailers’ investment in skills should be at the heart of...

David Lonsdale
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SRC sounds alarm on proposed new business rates

The Scottish Retail Consortium (SRC) has called on the Scottish Government to scrap plans to allow councils to...

Shopping in summer
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Sunshine pushes retail sales growth to five-year high

Scottish retail sales increased by 0.1% last month according to the latest SRC-KPMG Scottish Retail Sales Monitor for...

Vacany rate increases: shop to let sign
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Vacancy rate rises across the retail board

The latest bi-annual Retail and Leisure Trends Report from the Local Data Company has shown that all retail...

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...