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Shop price inflation slows in AprilSubscription

Shop Price inflation decelerated in April to 0.4% from 0.9% in March, this was above the 12-month average inflation of 0.1%, but below the 6-month average inflation of 0.5%.


Retail employment falls by 2.4% in Q1 2019Subscription

Employment figures dropped by 2.4% year on year in the first quarter of 2019, says the British Retail Consortium (BRC).

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Monica Vinader profits reach £42.8mSubscription

International jewellery brand Monica Vinader’s profits hit £43.8m in the year ending July 2018, an increase on the £35.8m achieved 12 months prior.


Easter weekend set to experience footfall increaseSubscription

The British Retail Consortium’s (BRC) Springboard Insights monitor predicts Easter weekend footfall in the UK is set to be 2.1% higher in comparison to Easter last year when it dropped by 3.3% from Easter 2017.

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BRC launches “Rethink Retail” initiativeSubscription

The British Retail Consortium (BRC) has launched a dedicated careers guidance website, Rethink Retail, which, it says, aims to “lift the lid on the future of retail careers”.