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ACA Insights: Stormy Time for the High Street
An unprecedented decline in shop visitors occurred during March and April, with bad weather being blamed on the 4.8% reduction in shoppers. Several large High Street retailers have recently declared bankruptcy including Toys ‘R’ Us and Maplin, with Claire’s Accessories filing for bankruptcy in the US and stores such as Carpet Right and New Look being forced to close many branches. There is a well-established link between weather patterns and shopping habits, so many are blaming the “Beast from the East” an unseasonably cold spell which occurred during February and March, for the retail slump, but is the freeze in sales solely due to plummeting temperatures? Read more »