Data: BRC-KPMG retail sales monitor

The BRC-KPMG Retail Sales Monitor is a monthly measure of the sector’s UK performance, based on data shared with the British Retail Consortium by its members. The index was initially set up by the BRC as a way for retailers to benchmark their performance against that of the wider industry, but it has evolved to become a vital measure not only of the health of British retail, but of the wider UK economy. Retail sales growth was hampered throughout most of 2020 and early 2021 by the coronavirus crisis, as government imposed lockdown measures prevented non-essential retailers from opening physical stores.   

Sorry!

Charts are only available to Retail Week subscribers. Please sign in or subscribe to view.

Latest BRC-KPMG retail sales data

Office

Data: Retail sales jump in August as customers return to office and social events

2021-09-07T05:01:00+01:00By

Retail sales climbed in August driven by strong formalwear sales as customers returned to the office and socialising.

Advertisement