This week, we welcome Nikita into the Brand Team. She was previously at Opticomm Media and brings along a wealth of knowledge across multiple sectors. Nikita joins us as Media Account Manager and will be supported by Patricia working predominantly on retail clients.
Media Account Director
- Posted: September 7, 2018
Retail footfall fell by 0.8% in July, following a 0.9% fall in June. Although high street footfall rose 0.3%, a 3.4% drop in people visiting shopping centres and a 0.5% drop in retail parks resulted in the overall decline. This was partly down to the hot and dry weather, with consumers opting to enjoy the outdoors instead.
Online retail sales were up 16.8% in the first half of 2018 – …
- Posted: September 6, 2018
In June, retail footfall was down 0.9% overall. Retail parks saw a decline of 0.4%, whereas shopping centres experienced a decline in footfall of 3.4%. The ONS revealed a surprise fall in retail sales in June from clothing stores and other non-food retailers due to reduced footfall amid the hot weather and World Cup celebrations. Conversely, stronger sales were seen of food, drink and barbecues across the country. The total …
Having just returned from an inspiring three days at the Arts Marketing Association Conference, my brain is still ticking trying to process all of the things I have learnt.
The AMA is a membership organisation for professionals working in the Arts, Culture and Heritage sectors. It connects over 2,000 members and delivers resources and events – more information can be found here. …
Policy and Consultations
25 UK charities will have their donations doubled by the Government as part of the latest round of funding in the UK Aid Match scheme. Applications close on the 27th July, with charities being informed of the outcome by mid-October.
Public consultation in the Inheritance Tax Review has now closed, with ‘Remember A Charity’ urging the government to consider the impact on charitable gifts in wills. Legacy income is …