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.

The empty shops of Birmingham: 39 pictures which show the decline of the high street

The empty shops of Birmingham: 39 pictures which show the decline of the high street

February 4, 2015

Why are Stoke-on-Trent’s shops boarded up?

Why are Stoke-on-Trent’s shops boarded up?

February 4, 2015

Burslem: Where one in three shops lie empty

Burslem: Where one in three shops lie empty

February 4, 2015

Traders say more should be done to get investment in Burslem

Traders say more should be done to get investment in Burslem

February 4, 2015

Northern towns ‘struggling to fill thousands of empty shop units’

Northern towns ‘struggling to fill thousands of empty shop units’

February 4, 2015

North has twice the number of empty shops as the South, Local Data Company reports

North has twice the number of empty shops as the South, Local Data Company reports

February 4, 2015

One in 5 shops in the region are empty

One in 5 shops in the region are empty

February 4, 2015

Demolish empty shops, say retail experts

Demolish empty shops, say retail experts

February 4, 2015

Half of top ten worst towns for empty shops in West Midlands

Half of top ten worst towns for empty shops in West Midlands

February 4, 2015

Trouble in stores for North of England as one in five shops stands empty

Trouble in stores for North of England as one in five shops stands empty

February 4, 2015

Northern towns suffer from empty shop blight

Northern towns suffer from empty shop blight

February 4, 2015

UK divide: North has equivalent of ‘five Manchesters’ worth of empty shops

UK divide: North has equivalent of ‘five Manchesters’ worth of empty shops

February 4, 2015