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UK shop price inflation falls for first time since October: BRC

05 May, 2019 12:13 pm 12:13 pm

LONDON (Reuters) – UK shop price inflation cooled in early April for the first time in six months as retailers ramped up discounts at the start of the month, an industry survey showed on Wednesday. The British Retail Consortium (BRC) and market research group Nielsen said shop prices were 0.4 percent higher than a year … Read More

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UK shop prices rise at fastest pace in nearly six years

01 January, 2019 8:15 am 8:15 am

LONDON (Reuters) – Prices in shops in Britain (UK) rose by the most in nearly six years in January, but inflation is not a big risk as long as the country can avoid a no-deal Brexit, a group representing retailers said on Wednesday. Shops increased prices by an 0.4 percent compared with a year earlier, … Read More

UK shop prices rise for first time in over five years – BRC

08 August, 2018 10:22 am 10:22 am

LONDON,(Reuters) – – British shop prices rose for the first time in more than five years in August but by less than broader measures of inflation as retailers continued to battle for consumers. Shop prices edged up by 0.1 percent in year-on-year terms, ending a run of 63 months of falling prices, the British Retail … Read More

UK shop prices fall less sharply in June after May slide – BRC

07 July, 2018 9:14 am 9:14 am

LONDON (Reuters) – British shop prices fell less sharply in June than in May but shoppers could take some comfort from that food price inflation did not accelerate, a survey showed on Wednesday. People shop at Oxford Street in London, Britain December 23, 2017. REUTERS/Mary Turner Overall prices paid by shoppers were 0.5 percent lower … Read More