Retail insight

April 12, 2021

Retail's grand re-opening 2.0

Today the non-essential retail market reopens in England after about 100 days of enforced closure following weeks of falling COVID-19 infections and ...

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March 29, 2021

Not Your Average British ‘Staycation’

Katie, Head of Operations at the Local Data Company is a seasoned traveller. In her latest blog she writes about her UK 'staycation' experience in ...

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March 24, 2021

Key findings from our retail and leisure analysis on 2020

Our latest report on retail and leisure market trends across 2020 is out now and available to download for free. 2020 was a year like no other, ...

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A week on the high street

April 9, 2021

A week on the high street - 9 April 2021

retail Boris Johnson has confirmed that the country has met the conditions to allow retail to reopen next week as detailed in the roadmap, due to the ...

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March 31, 2021

A week on the high street - 31 March 2021

retail John Lewis announced last week that it will not reopen eight stores; four department stores in Peterborough, Sheffield, York, Aberdeen, and ...

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March 9, 2021

A week on the high street - 10 March 2021

retail Value grocer Aldi will invest £22m in opening new stores and refurbishing existing ones in Greater London. It hopes to open 9 new stores all ...

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