22 July 2019
At the start of the year, we made some predictions about challenges and trends that the retail sector could expect to see in 2019. We now reflect upon those predictions and discuss what trends lie ahead for the remainder of the year and beyond.
30 May 2019
Frictionless payment platforms are offering consumers ‘buy now pay later’ customer credit. In this article Ceri Plowman takes discusses the short-term benefits for consumers and retailers and the broader long term effects of this offering.
05 March 2019
An employment law update including The Good Work Plan, casual worker guidelines, holiday pay guidance, new legislation for the handling of staff tips, a worker exploitation consultation, and updates on the National Minimum Wage and the status of Uber drivers.
25 February 2019
Bank loans are no longer seen as the primary option to finance real estate, with the market seeing huge growth in alternative funding opportunities.
18 February 2019
New German VAT legislation has been enacted as of 1 January 2019. The new legislation will mean that online marketplaces serving the German marketplace will require sellers to produce a certificate verifying that firm's German VAT status.
18 January 2019
Andrew Westbrook, head of retail at audit, tax and consulting firm RSM, comments on today's retail sales statistics for December 2018 released by the Office of National Statistics.