Free Submission Public Relations &
Deutsch English

Mixed Retailers in the United Kingdom

UK mixed retailers market: Growth of 3% in 2012

Print article Print article
2014-02-20 21:45:03 - Mixed Retailers in the United Kingdom - a new market research report on

Marks & Spencer continued to lead sales in the UK mixed retailers market during 2012. The retailer experienced a challenging start to 2012 with a decline in non-food sales that led to the replacement of the Director for General Merchandise in June 2012. The retailer needs to address issues related to its proposition on value for money and fashion element of its clothing offering in order to maintain its position within the market.

Multichannel retailing is less important for mixed retailers than it is for other categories, such as fashion retailers. Price point retailers rely on physical store expansion to grow their sales given the nature of their products and their dependence on impulse purchases, while department stores rely on the



client in-store experience.

Low consumer confidence and reduced spending power should continue to characterise the UK economy in the forecast period as the recession will continue impacting British consumers. Price polarisation will continue to reward the extreme ends of the market with luxury retailers and budget retailers performing well at the expense of mid-price retailers.

Key Headlines

- In 2012 revenues of mixed retailers grow by 3% in current value terms
- In 2012 the impact of the recession continues to shape the trends for mixed retailers in the UK favouring budget and luxury retailers and penalising mid-priced retailers
- The number of mixed retailers stores increases in 2012 mainly thanks to the expansion of price point retailers
- While Marks & Spencer leads the category in 2012, price-point retailers register the highest growth in sales revenues
- Over the forecast period sales of mixed retailers are expected to register stagnancy in terms of CAGR.

Click for report details: ..

Browse all Retail Market Research Reports ..

Browse all Retail Company Profile Reports ..

Browse all Latest Market Research Reports ..

About Us is a leading online business information aggregator with over 300,000 market reports and company profiles available to our clients. Our extensive range of reports are sourced from the leading publishers of business information and provide clients with the widest range of information available. In terms of company profiles,’s online database allows clients access to market and corporate information to over 100,000 different companies. We provide clients with a fully indexed database of information where clients can find specific market reports on their niche industry sectors of interest.

Mike King
Phone: London: +44 (0) 203 086 8600

Disclaimer: If you have any questions regarding information in these press releases please contact the company added in the press release. Please do not contact pr-inside. We will not be able to assist you. PR-inside disclaims contents contained in this release.
Latest News
Read the Latest News


Terms & Conditions | Privacy | About us | Contact