Posted on 28/11/2019 by DHL Express
Northern firms join trade trips
The Lord Mayor of London has called on Northern firms to join him on upcoming trade delegations abroad. In a bid to boost business ties between the Northern cities and the City of London, William Russell will visit Manchester and Leeds.
“With our departure from the European Union on the horizon, it is more important than ever that our cities work together to unlock the full potential of the UK economy,” the Lord Mayor said.Read more
Retail sales stabilise ahead of Christmas
Retail performance in November was at its highest in seven months as the run-up to Christmas improves the situation for many high street retailers. Sales volumes are expected to increase for the year to December, with 44 per cent of retailers predicting a rise.
CBI Deputy Chief Economist Anna Leach said: “Retailers are entering the festive season with a bit of hope that sales will head up, with the strongest expectations in half a year.”Find out more
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