ShopperTrak commentary for w/c 23rd January
ShopperTrak Retail Index – UK National Weekly:
Change for week 4 (23rd January 2017 – 29th January 2017): +3.0%
Change for week 4 Year-on-Year: -3.6%
ShopperTrak Retail Index – Retail Park Weekly:
Change for week 4 (23rd January 2017 – 29th January 2017): +0.3%
Change for week 4 Year-on-Year: +0.7%
The ShopperTrak National Retail Index is reporting an increase Week-on-Week of 3.0% and a decrease of -3.6% Year-on-Year. The weekend showed a decrease of -4.9% Year-on-Year and the Year-to-Date trend reports -2.7% compared to the previous week. Furthermore, the figure recorded is worse than last year’s figure of -1.5%.
Only Northern Ireland and Yorkshire Humber saw a Year-on-Year increase of +1.3% and +1.0% respectively. The region to realise the highest decrease of -5.9% was the East Midlands, followed by the Eastern region, of -5.8%. The region to realise the lowest decrease Year-on-Year was Scotland, -2.2%.
The South West and Wales region saw the highest Week-on-Week increase of +15.3%, while the next highest increase on the week was the East Midlands, of +5.2%. The region to realise the highest decrease was the North East region, of -8.6%, followed by The Yorkshire-Humber region with -3.0%. Scotland had the lowest Week-on-Week decrease of -0.6%.
Within Retail Parks, the ShopperTrak Index reported an increase of +0.7% in Year-on-Year footfall and an increase of 0.3% on the week. The weekend showed 0% Year-on-Year change.Back