The Booksellers Association has joined forces with more than 50 UK retailers to demand changes to the business rates system in a bid to save... Read more
UK retailers saw a strong finish to Christmas, with like-for-like sales up 1.0% in December from the same month a year earlier, the British Retail... Read more
Books continue to buck the national retail trend, with sales up 8.9% year-on-year in volume in August in comparison to the year before, where total... Read more
The national town centre vacancy rate fell to 10.1% in July, which should serve as a “wake-up call” about its impact on local communities, the... Read more
Retail sales are holding up after the UK’s decision to Brexit, figures have revealed today.
UK retail sales sank by 0.5% like-for-like in June, decelerating towards the end of the month, but the British Retail Consortium has said it is... Read more
The retail sector could see 900,000 job losses and 74,000 shop closures over the next decade as a result of rising costs, a report by... Read more
The British Retail Consortium (BRC) and other business groups are to meet the Treasury this month to discuss concerns over the government’s proposed review of... Read more