High street sales rise again - CBI survey
Retail sales grew strongly in the year to February, beating expectations, and at the fastest pace since June 2012, according to the CBI’s latest quarterly Distributive Trades Survey
New year retail sales growth modest
There was modest high-street sales growth in the year to January, according to the latest CBI Monthly Distributive Trades Survey
High Street sales recover their sparkle - CBI
Retail sales have recovered strongly in the year to December, bouncing back after two disappointing months, the CBI said today (Wednesday).
High street sales stall but growth expected to return - CBI
High street sales were flat in the year to October, disappointing retailers’ expectations for another solid rise, but robust growth is expected to return next month, the CBI said today
CBI/EC Harris unveil blueprint for delivery of next generation of UK towns and cities
The CBI and EC Harris today unveiled a package of measures for the public and private sectors to work together to unlock local growth, overhaul business rates and rejuvenate the UK’s towns and cities
Retail sales rise for the first time in five months
CBI says a return to modest high street spending is welcome news - but consumer confidence will not bounce back fully until family finances improve significantly.
Retail sales flat, but expected to pick up - CBI
Retailers expect sales to pick up next month, after stagnant volumes in the twelve months to June, according to the CBI’s latest monthly Distributive Trades Survey
Retail sales fall at their steepest rate for 16 months - CBI
Retail sales fell at their fastest rate in more than a year in May, according to the CBI’s latest monthly Distributive Trades Survey - the first fall in annual sales since April 2012 and showing retail activity has steadily weakened since the start of the year.
Sales on the high street continue to stall
Retailers saw sales volumes remain flat in April, defying expectations of growth, according to the CBI’s latest monthly Distributive Trades Survey
Sales growth halts, but retailers expect pick-up - CBI
Retailers expect sales growth to pick up next month after flat sales in March, according to the CBI’s latest monthly Distributive Trades Survey