What role does the UK’s independent retail sector play within the economy?

POSTED: 7th July 2015
IN: Business news

As Independent Retailer Month begins, Aldermore takes a look at the importance of small retail businesses within the British economy.

July marks Independent Retailer Month, an annual campaign launched by retail expert Claire Rayner to encourage British shoppers to support the UK’s diverse range of independent high-street shops, markets and online retailers.

The initiative offers small business owners a host of useful resources to get involved during the month, helping them connect with customers and showcase the benefits of shopping local.

To kick off this year’s campaign, Aldermore explores the role the independent retail sector plays within the UK economy.


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