The British Retail Consortium data for annual shop price inflation dropped to 4.3% in the 12 months to November

  • from +5.2% in October
  • weakest since June 2022
  • thee sixth month in a row that the pace of price growth weakened

BRC Chief Executive Helen Dickinson:

  • is a risk that the fall in inflation could stall or go into reverse because of rising business rates - a property-based tax - plus new regulations and a jump in the minimum wage


Info via Reuters

shop 28 November 2023