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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

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 price deflation weakest since December – BRC

08 August, 2018 9:59 am 9:59 am

LONDON (Reuters) – British shop prices fell in July at their slowest pace since the end of 2017 and food inflation picked up speed, according to data on Wednesday that will be little relief for households still feeling the pinch on their spending power. Overall prices paid by shoppers were 0.3 per cent lower last … Read More