consumer spending

The UK's retail sector showed further signs of stress on Monday, as HMV and Morrisons released disappointing Christmas figures
The cost of ingredients for this year's Christmas dinner has risen by £7.50 since 2010, official figures have shown
Friday is expected to be the busiest shopping day of the year as consumers rush to grab last-minute bargains before the Christmas
There are fresh warnings that retailers face a bleak Christmas despite reports of crowds of shoppers braving the cold to
More than 11 million people are set to spend in excess of £1 billion - at about £1.5 million a minute - on Saturday, with
Hard times are taking their toll on UK tourists, according to official travel figures. UK residents are continuing to take
Britain's biggest holiday firm TUI Travel has outperformed its rival Thomas Cook but warned winter bookings in the UK had
Let's cut the doom and gloom, embrace our position at the forefront of new retail trends in Europe and look forward to a High Street that's mobile, virtual and social. As far as I am concerned, its already here.
Primark is to set up shop in branches of department store Selfridges as the value retailer seeks to increase its hold on
A retail chain has introduced a super sized ‘fitting lounge’ to accommodate its larger customers. Plus-sized brand, Simply