‘It will take a combined effort from retail to win over politicians of all stripes’

10 Downing Street

As a general election nears, retailers can show the next government that the key to successful leadership is to work with the industry, not against it, believes BRC chief executive Helen Dickinson

Now that the local elections are out of the way, all eyes turn towards the next general one. So expect politicians wearing hard hats, holding babies and knocking on doors – probably not all at once.

I also expect more than a few will be getting photos at local retail businesses and on high streets.


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