End Of Year Economic Report

The recent BoE’s summary, from their Agent’s economic reports (referring to October and November) showed an unsurprising weakening in the growth of retail sales, uncertainty relating to Brexit and a subdued housing market with weighed on demand. There was mixed demand from suppliers to the construction sector with some reporting continued growth in demand for [...]
Businesses Keep On Delivering

Businesses Keep On Delivering

‘Pile it high and sell it cheap’ is the well known model for Tesco   founder Cohen and, when the market changed, they changed their model, and kept on changing.  Further changes, arguably in response to consumer demand after Sir Terry Leahy arrived, continued. Such consumer demand is responsible for a fascinating article by Leo Hackman,  [...]
Bleeding Bank Notes…

Bleeding Bank Notes…

Slow reactions, not enough investment, economic decline, the list goes on. Reasons or excuses, the domino effect of high street businesses struggling  extends a death - knell further than the high street through a vampire-like sucking of the lifeblood of businesses. `For Sale/Rent' signs can be witnessed by driving around any business or industrial park/estate and, [...]