Shopper survey: How cash-strapped consumers plan to cut spend this Christmas

Christmas sweets

Sweet treats face being cut from Christmas shopping lists this festive season as cash-strapped consumers look to make ends meet, according to new research carried out for Retail Week

An exclusive survey for Retail Week has found that 39% of people plan to spend less on food and drink this Christmas compared with last year, with chocolate and confectionery the category most at risk. 

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