Retail leaders back chancellor to deliver a “shoppers’ budget”

Retail leaders back chancellor to deliver a “shoppers’ budget”

Leading CEOs from across the world of British retail are today backing Phillip Hammond, the Chancellor, to deliver a “shoppers’ Budget” including decisive action in his upcoming Budget to relieve the business rates burden. Without action in the Budget on Wednesday (22 Nov), retailers alone face a stark £270 million leap in their already onerous […]

BRC urges chancellor to deliver a budget for shoppers

BRC urges chancellor to deliver a budget for shoppers

Business and consumers are looking to the Chancellor’s upcoming Budget for action to support consumer spending and help encourage private sector investment. In a submission entitled Helping Shoppers Budget, sent to the Chancellor last week, the British Retail Consortium (BRC) proposes a series of targeted measures to support the retail industry in maximising its future […]