Sales by retailers in great britain directly to end consumers, including spending on goods (in store and online) (retail sales index) and spending on services (index of services). The industry as a whole is used as an indicator of how the wider economy is performing and the strength of consumer spending.
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table 1 provides a snapshot of what is happening in the retail sales industry in december 2020 with both value and volume growth rates.
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letter from the secretary of state for business, energy and industrial strategy, alok sharma, to the retail sector about actions they need to take from .
Outlook for the uk retail industry 2021 the world of retail is moving at a break-neck pace in 2021 as a myriad of disruptive forces coalesce at this time. The industry is traversing through huge structural changes as the customer journey evolves rapidly with the seismic shift to the online channel.
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Multinationals can just about cope with the new uk-eu trading rules, but independent businesses are mired in problems, says guardian columnist john harris.
UK retail footfall rises again despite lockdown Retail ...
new research has found that footfall in uk retail destinations rose by 6. 8 per cent last week from the week before, only a fifth less than the rise of 8.
uk retail sales fell sharply last month as a return to lockdown stopped people spending. Data from the office for national statistics (ons), published on friday, showed sales fell by -8. The ons said the data showed a steep decline in the sector, as it was again affected by coronavirus (covid-19) restrictions.