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Household spending

Consumer Trends, Q2 2014

  • In Q2 2014, household spending (adjusted for inflation) grew by 0.6% (£1.5 billion).
  • The main contribution to growth can be seen in ‘Miscellaneous goods and services’ which has increased by 2.8% compared with Q1 2014.
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Economy

Will High Tech Save the High Streets?

It seems a bit odd to think about the storied high streets of Europe adopting modern technology and embracing e-commerce. But statistics show that these areas are affected by retail technology and e-commerce just as any other retail property type. 500 more words

SRS Real Estate Partners

Why my local high street is growing on me

I don’t like my high street very much. If I’m not dodging chuggers and pigeons, I’m choking on clouds of cigarette smoke and gagging from the smell of the public toilets. 318 more words

Social Media

Searching for the Great British High Street

High Streets Minister Penny Mordaunt today urged town and cities across Britain to get their applications in for the Great British High Street competition before it closes on 30 August. 244 more words

North Edinburgh News

Let's make shopping a little bit more cheerful.

I am fortunate enough (I think) to live very close to the highly luxurious Westfield Shopping Centre in Shepherd’s Bush. A lot of the shops encased within these walls of magnificent twenty-first century enterprise are of the highest calibre, selling much coveted fashion accessories, and the most expensive merchandise. 528 more words

Art