Christmas 2021 Preview
With another year rapidly fading in to the horizon in the rear-view mirror, and plans already set in stone for 2022, we thought it would be a good idea to take a little time to…
- Dec 06
With Cyber Monday 2021 upon us, we take a look at how it has developed and even explore how it could be becoming a main rival to Black Friday for retail day of the year.
- Nov 29
Why Black Friday 2021 is Different
With Black Friday 2021 right around the corner, we take a look into why this year should be looked at a little differently.
- Nov 22
Fashion, homeware and garden products show strongest lockdown increases
While early signs on the day of stricter measures in the UK to stay at home, ecommerce continued to show an overall rise in performance. We’ve analysed performance from the day of lockdown to Sunday,…
- Apr 07
Bucking the trend of Retail decline
The latest figures show 2019 as the worst retail performance on record, dipping 0.1% versus 2018’s 1.2% rise in retail spending. The British Retail Consortium (BRC) announced the disappointing figures which showed an even more…
- Jan 15
Black Friday: Margin Killer or Acquisition Marvel?
Over recent years Black Friday has taken some hammering – first there was fighting in a local ASDA where eager shoppers wanted the £50 television, through to suggestions that products cost more on Black Friday…
- Nov 21
The real reasons behind the struggling independent retailer
For centuries the local, independent retailer has dominated the nation’s high streets, but during the last 30-something years, they’ve been locked in a constant battle to keep out national chains and corporate giants from infringing on…
- Mar 07