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The Portas Effect by @UKPOSGroup for #IndieRetail

It’s no secret that the retail sector has struggled during the recession, and it has been a worrying time for retailers of all sizes. In 2012, Mary Portas launched her search for the first ‘Portas Pilot’ towns, which would be … Continue reading

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Consumers brave arctic conditions to show support for local, #IndieRetail #IndieEaster

On Saturday 23rd March 2013, 56 towns UK-wide launched the “Enjoy an Independent Easter” campaign to encourage more shoppers, especially families, to come to town and village centres and participate in “Indie Easter Egg Hunts”. Undeterred by the arctic conditions, … Continue reading

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