The Local Data Company in the Press

As the UK’s top thought leader in retail and leisure location insight, we regularly contribute to the conversation about the radical change in the market. Below is a selection of the news coverage we have recently received. For press enquiries, please email Sarah at press@localdatacompany.com.

High street stores close at a rate of 16 a day

High street stores close at a rate of 16 a day

March 16, 2015

More shops closing than opening in Black Country and Staffordshire

More shops closing than opening in Black Country and Staffordshire

March 16, 2015

Net loss of UK stores triples as digital takes its toll on high streets

Net loss of UK stores triples as digital takes its toll on high streets

March 16, 2015

West Midlands store closures rise as high street struggle goes on

West Midlands store closures rise as high street struggle goes on

March 16, 2015

Overall number of store openings declines in the West Midlands

Overall number of store openings declines in the West Midlands

March 16, 2015

Decline of high street retailers worsens

Decline of high street retailers worsens

March 16, 2015

UK high streets running out of time as more shops close than new ones open

UK high streets running out of time as more shops close than new ones open

March 16, 2015

Vaping bars, e-commerce hubs and charity shops on the rise in the Great British high street as pawnbrokers, video libraries and clothing shops decline

Vaping bars, e-commerce hubs and charity shops on the rise in the Great British high street as pawnbrokers, video libraries and clothing shops decline

March 16, 2015

Clicks over bricks: fewer stores opening on north west high streets

Clicks over bricks: fewer stores opening on north west high streets

March 16, 2015

77 stores close in South West as digital shopping habits take hold

77 stores close in South West as digital shopping habits take hold

March 16, 2015

Big Increase In High Street Shops Disappearing

Big Increase In High Street Shops Disappearing

March 16, 2015

Three-fold fall in high street shops

Three-fold fall in high street shops

March 16, 2015