Tag : Brexit
Next chief executive Lord Wolfson has said the high street does have a future as its online business grows, but only if property costs enable the viability of stores.
BRC warns of Brexit ‘knife edge’Subscription
The British Retail Consortium (BRC) has cautioned that the UK “stands on a knife edge”, following the vote in parliament to delay Brexit.
UKFT warns exporters will be hit by tariffs Subscription
The government has failed to protect exporters and manufacturers in the UK by hitting them with tariffs of up to 12% in the event of a no-deal Brexit, the UK Fashion and Textile Association (UKFT) has warned.
No relief for retailers in Spring Statement Subscription
Retailers have been offered no reprieve to help struggling high streets in the chancellor’s Spring Statement.
Businesses demand Brexit clarity Subscription
Businesses have called for clarity on their future as a no-deal Brexit looms.
No-deal Brexit to cost UK luxury £6.8bnSubscription
The British luxury sector has warned of a loss in value of exports of £6.8bn per year to exports in the event of a no-deal Brexit.
The British Retail Consortium and Northern Ireland Retail Consortium have met with the European Union’s Article 50 negotiation team to discuss the impact of a no-deal Brexit on retailers and consumers.
Retail growth slowed in February, edging up by just 0.5% compared with last year, as Brexit uncertainty continues.
Brexit worries tie consumer purse strings Subscription
Consumer spending dropped to 1.2% in February, from 3.8% in February 2018, as ongoing Brexit uncertainty caused Britons to cut back, new figures have shown.
Private Sales site Vente-Privee plans to pull out of the UK market if the UK leaves the European Union without a deal, Drapers has learned.