ShopperTrak commentary for w/c 15th May
ShopperTrak Retail Index – UK National Weekly:
Change for week 20 (15th May 2017 – 21st May 2017): -1.4%
Change for week 20 Year-on-Year: -2.8%
ShopperTrak Retail Index – Retail Park Weekly:
Change for week 20 (15th May 2017 – 21st May 2017): -0.4%
Change for week 20 Year-on-Year: 1.5%
The ShopperTrak National Retail Index is reporting a decrease Week-on-Week of -1.4% and a decrease of -2.8% Year-on-Year. The weekend showed a decrease of -2.4% Year-on-Year. The Year-to-Date trend reports -2.5% compared to the previous week. Furthermore, the figure recorded is worse than last year, at -2.2%.
All regions saw a Year-on-Year decrease, with the East Midlands region suffering the highest decrease of -7.1%, followed by the Eastern Region, of -6.9%. The region to see the lowest decrease was the North East region, -0.3%, followed by the Yorkshire Humber region, at -0.6%.
Over half of the regions saw a week-on-week increase. The Eastern region realised the highest increase of 17.8% and Northern Ireland presented the next highest increase of 4.7%. The East Midlands region saw the lowest increase of the week at 0.1%. The North West realised the lowest decrease, -1.5%, and the Yorkshire-Humber region suffered the highest decrease on the week, -9.8%.
Within Retail Parks, the ShopperTrak Index reported an increase of 1.5% in Year-on-Year footfall and a decrease of -0.4% on the week. The weekend showed a 0% Year-on-Year change.Back