PRESS RELEASE: The gap between store openings and closures narrows to its smallest since 2016
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Practical and profitable: the appeal of retail outlets
Retail outlets in the UK have continued to perform well, bouncing back from the pandemic to welcome international and domestic shoppers once again. ...
Mind the gap: Britain’s transport hubs in the post-COVID climate
Estimates of train station usage from the Office of Rail and Road (ORR) show notable post-pandemic recovery: from April 2021 to March 2022, 24 train ...
Fewer vacant stores by end of 2022: BRC - LDC Vacancy Monitor, Q4 2022
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PRESS RELEASE: The Local Data Company Group acquires Edge Analytics
Contact name: Lucy Stainton, LDC Commercial Director Organisation: The Local Data Company Phone number: 07889591487 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org The Local Data Company Group acquires Edge Analytics Retail data and insight business The Local ...
4 min Read April 11, 2022
FY 2021 GB Retail and Leisure Report: An interview with Treatwell
Treatwell started back in 2008 in London. Since then they have been on a mission to inspire people to express their beauty in every way. Today, Treatwell is the largest hair and beauty bookings website in Europe with a 24/7 beauty bookings platform ...
5 min Read March 31, 2022
FY 2021 GB Retail and Leisure Report: An interview with the Retail Trust
From 1832 onwards, the Retail Trust has been caring for and protecting the lives of people working in retail. They believe the health of retail colleagues is the foundation they need to flourish in both work and life, creating a more sustainable and ...
6 min Read March 28, 2022
FY 2021 GB Retail and Leisure Report: An interview with Dojo
Dojo is a leading fintech company that specialises in providing card payment solutions to small and medium-sized businesses across the UK. They process over 100 million transactions every month for their customers and develop tools that help take ...
4 min Read March 23, 2022
PRESS RELEASE: The British retail and leisure sector finally shows signs of stabilisation following the COVID-19 pandemic with a first decline in vacancy rates
LDC PRESS RELEASE EMBARGOED UNTIL 00:01 THURSDAY 17th MARCH 2022 Analysis released today by the Local Data Company indicates that Britain’s retail and leisure sector is stabilising following the COVID-19 pandemic. The research, which covers the full ...
5 min Read March 17, 2022
The changing face of physical retail, part 2: where physical meets digital
It is safe to say that Britain has an online shopping habit—ONS data shows that online spend made up 28.1% of all retail in the first half of 2020, a 7.8% increase on the same period in 2019. However, in the words of Wolff Ollins chief design ...
3 min Read February 8, 2022
Using data-driven insights to monitor the impact of Welcome Back Fund activity
Following unprecedented changes brought about by the pandemic, councils and BIDs are now opting for a data- and intelligence-driven approach to power strategic planning and regeneration activities. High-quality data provides quantifiable and ...
3 min Read January 24, 2022
The changing face of physical retail, part 1: changing places
Declining in-store sales, competition from online retailers and the effects of transitional relief on business rates payments posed a threat to physical retail long before the pandemic caused periods of closures and disruption. Many are optimistic ...
3 min Read January 24, 2022
2021 on the high street
Just before we settle down for some well-deserved relaxation over Christmas and New Year, we thought we'd wrap up the year with a recap of some of the biggest retail, leisure and property news stories of 2021, including some of our own insight on ...
7 min Read December 21, 2021
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