Retail snapshot

March 2022

Our Retail snapshot for March 2022 shines a light on the recent trends within the sector and what factors have had the biggest impact on results. We also look at the new trends emerging and shaping the retail landscape.

Although Omicron continued to impact the UK economy during January, typically one of the worst trading months for retail, sales values were almost 12% higher than they were in January 2021. Retail rental growth in February remains in negative territory for almost all retail segments and rental values on retail warehouses grew marginally in February.

Ikea launched a new cashless small store format in Hammersmith and Amazon has announced it will launch its first fashion store, in Los Angeles, in 2022.


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Retail sales and results

The latest retail sales and performance related data about consumers and retailers.

Property data

The latest property information and data relating to the retail property sector.

New formats

Interesting new formats both from the UK and across the globe.

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