British Retail Consortium monthly shop price index, a monthly measure of UK shop price inflation.

  • For the m/m, up 0.4%

British Retail Consortium said prices are set to rise further in Christmas.

  • "It is now clear that the increased costs from labour shortages, supply chain issues and rising commodity prices have started filtering through to the consumer," BRC chief executive Helen Dickinson said.
  • Three in five retailers planned to raise prices before Christmas, she added.