Tag : Brexit
Since the European Union referendum in June 2016 the number of international brands opening stores in London has increased by 17% compared with the preceding two years, new research has shown.
Turkey’s import impasseSubscription
The threat of a no-deal Brexit is leading UK companies to reconsider Turkey as a sourcing destination, but there is still a lack of certainty.
Brexit uncertainty ‘crippling fashion industry’Subscription
Retailers have told Drapers they are facing a “perfect storm” of cost rises, a record number of store closures, slumping sales and continued Brexit uncertainty.
Business confidence lowest since 2012Subscription
Business confidence has crashed to its lowest level since September 2012, amid continued Brexit uncertainty, a new report has shown.
Clothing sales survived an overall slump in March, thanks to Mothers’ Day, as Brexit uncertainty continues to negatively affect spending.
BRC: A perfect Brexit is no longer an option Subscription
The government must compromise to deliver Brexit and give retailers much-needed clarity, says Mat Morris, external affairs adviser on Brexit for the British Retail Consortium (BRC).
Planning for Brexit is like to trying to pack for a holiday with no idea of where you’re going, the method of travel or even what factor of sunscreen you’ll need.
MPs fail to find majority on Brexit alternativesSubscription
MPs have failed to support any alternative to Theresa May’s rejected Brexit deal in a series of indicative votes last night.
MPs reject May's EU withdrawal agreementSubscription
Prime minister Theresa May’s Brexit deal has been thrown out by MPs for a third time, creating further political uncertainty for UK businesses.
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.