ShopperTrak commentary for w/c 21st August
ShopperTrak Retail Index – UK National Weekly:
Change for week 34 (21st August 2017 – 27th August 2017): 2.5%
Change for week 34 Year-on-Year: -3.7%
ShopperTrak Retail Index – Retail Park Weekly:
Change for week 34 (21st August 2017 – 27th August 2017): -1.3%
Change for week 34 Year-on-Year: -2.8%
The ShopperTrak National Retail Index is reporting an increase Week-on-Week of 2.5% and a decrease of -3.7% Year-on-Year. The weekend showed a decrease of -6.7 %Year-on-Year. The Year-to-Date trend reports -2.6% compared to the previous week. Furthermore, the figure recorded is worse than last year, -2.4%.
The only region to realise a Year-on-Year increase was the North East region, 0.7%, all other regions realised a year-on-year decrease. London suffered the highest decrease of -7.1%, followed by the North West, -5.1%. The region to realise the lowest decrease was the South East Region -1.2%, followed by Northern Ireland, -1.9%.
Most regions realised a week-on-week increase with the West Midlands realising the highest increase, 9.7%, followed by the North West, 7.5%. The North East realised the lowest increase on the year, 0.3%, followed by the South East, 0.9%. Scotland realised the highest decrease on the year, -8.3%, followed by the East Midlands, -5.4%. London realised the lowest decrease, -4.2%.
Within Retail Parks, the ShopperTrak Index reported a decrease of -2.8% in Year-on-Year footfall and a decrease of -1.3% on the week. The weekend showed a -7.1% Year-on-Year change.Back