Shoppers Expect Retailers will be dashing through the Snow to Deliver Holiday Packages Deloitte Study reveals

Shoppers Expect Retailers will be dashing through the Snow to Deliver Holiday Packages Deloitte Study reveals

Consumers are putting the squeeze on retailers when it comes to delivery costs and speed, according Deloitte’s 32nd Annual Holiday Survey of consumer spending intentions and trends. Free shipping is a favorite; Shoppers say bah-humbug to paying extra for faster delivery Free or fast shipping, which is more important? Nearly 9 in 10 – 88 […]

Calls for business rates freeze after new inflation figures threaten misery on the high street

Calls for business rates freeze after new inflation figures threaten misery on the high street

Today saw the publication of the latest ONS Retail Price Inflation (RPI) figure, which revealed that inflation in September stood at just under 4 per cent.  September’s RPI rate will be used to determine the uplift in business rates next April. Without intervention to freeze business rates from Government retailers and other firms will face […]

Retailers announces big discounts ahead of Valentines’ day

Retailers announces big discounts ahead of Valentines’ day

The Valentines’ week has started, so does the discounts. Retailers are announcing crazy deals to lure in Romeos and Juliets who are in spending spree ahead of the D day. Aldi has launched its new underwear label, keeping it budget friendly as always. Aldi’s first Lingerie range includes a £3.99 satin bra, a two pack […]

27 million shoppers expected to shop today; sales estimated to hit £1.4 billion

27 million shoppers expected to shop today; sales estimated to hit £1.4 billion

The retailers in the high street are expecting shoppers back for a final day festive spending today with phenomenal discounting ahead of the celebration sales. An estimated 27 million people are expected to  hit high street today. A survey of Sainsbury’s Bank Credit card reports that about 27 million people are expected to approach the […]