Retail footfall figures dropped again in August, putting extra pressure on retailers to respond.
New figures from the British Retail Consortium reveal a 28th consecutive month of falling prices.
Shop prices reported deflation of 1.6 per cent in August and marked 16 consecutive months of falling shop prices for consumers, reveals British Retail Consortium (BRC).
The British Retail Consortium (BRC) have announced shop prices are falling for the 15th consecutive month – and deflation has actually increased to 1.9%.
Shop prices fell in June by 1.8 per cent, the 18th consecutive month of deflation, according to stats from the British Retail Consortium (BRC) and Nielsen.