Data: The UK cost-of-living crisis and what it means for retailers

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UK consumers are facing an almost unprecedented perfect storm of issues driving up inflation and restricting public confidence in the economy.

Shipping costs are at their highest levels in 10 years, while vacancies in transport and storage stand at their highest in 20 years. Combine these issues with wider Brexit red tape and UK retailers are struggling to get products on to shelves.

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