Quarterly Retail Briefing: April 2018.

Quarterly Retail Briefing: April 2018.

12 April 2018

Consumer confidence proved resilient in the first quarter of 2018, as it improved to -7 in March 2018, beating market expectations of -10.

The consumer environment remains challenging for retailers though, with some well-known retailers having gone into administration or securing CVAs. As the inflation outpaces real earnings growth, bearing down on personal finances, the retail market will remain difficult.

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