October 2015 UK Retail Sales & E-Commerce Briefing
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Our monthly UK Retail Sales Report reviews the latest sector data published by the Office for National Statistics (ONS).
Highlights from our October UK Retail Sales Report:
- Following an unexpectedly strong September, total retail growth in the UK returned to its weakening trend in October
- Total sales rose by just 0.8% year over year. To show the medium-‐term trend more clearly,
- Falling sales at grocery stores are contributing, but nonfood retailers’ growth has softened across 2015 (September excepted).