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21 Apr. Retail Sales Likely to Disappoint in March Due to Weak Easter Trading

By Samuel Tombs

Signs that Easter trading was unusually poor lead us to anticipate a downside surprise from today's retail sales data for March. The BRC's Retail Sales Monitor, which surveys companies that account for 60% of total retail sales, was remarkably weak in March.

Posted: 21st Apr 2016 in 'UK Documents'

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