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Retailing in the United Kingdom - a synopsis

Citation
Burt S, Sparks L & Teller C (2010) Retailing in the United Kingdom - a synopsis. European Retail Research, 24 (1), pp. 173-194. http://www.european-retail-research.org/

Abstract
This paper illustrates the structure of, and trends in, the retail market of the United Kingdom (UK). This industry analysis describes the retail environment compared to continental Europe and considers the regulatory issues which have helped form this retail environment. By using secondary data we describe concentration and consolidation tendencies and explain specific features of the UK retail market. Major trends are identified and discussed, concluding with an outlook on future developments.

Keywords
United Kingdom; Retail Structure; Industry Analysis; Retail trade United Kingdom; Industrial productivity History

Journal
European Retail Research: Volume 24, Issue 1

StatusPublished
Author(s)Burt, Steven; Sparks, Leigh; Teller, Christoph
Publication date31/12/2010
URLhttp://hdl.handle.net/1893/2551
PublisherGabler
Publisher URLhttp://www.european-retail-research.org/
ISSN1867-8785
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