Easter bounce for the high street while shopping centres struggle

Retailers BRC

In a clear contrast to Easter 2018, when stormy weather dashed hopes of a Spring bounce in footfall, this year high street retailers enjoyed a rise in the number of shoppers during the period from Good Friday to Easter Monday.

Year-on-year Easter footfall climbed 6.5 per cent on Friday, 1.2 per cent on Saturday and almost nine per cent [on Easter Monday morning].

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