PopUp Britain, the retail arm of national enterprise campaign StartUp Britain, warns councils need to act now to create quotas to nurture the British high street entrepreneurs of the future.
Figures released today, uncovered that lower-end retailers like payday lenders, cash converters and pound shops are the only high street sector in growth, while major chain store retailers saw a ten-fold increase in closure, with the potential to hit 28 a day this year.
The strength of the relationship you have with your business partner is a major determining factor in the success of your business as a whole. And the key to building that strength is having a continuous, open dialogue with your partner.
Kevin Parker submits: Each quarter, when Wal-Mart Stores, Inc (WMT) releases its earnings, the analysts for the most part focus on the US same-store-sales, which measures sales of domestic stores that are open longer than a year.