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).
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.
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.
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”.
Shop price inflation at six-year high, says BRCSubscription