• Retail Forecasts Report 2022

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Retail Forecasts Report 2022

08 December 2021

Our Retail Forecasts Report looks at the market factors that challenge retailers and looks ahead at the threats and opportunities to the high street.

Looking back over the 12 months since the publication of our last report, it is clear that a huge amount has changed. We are now emerging into a new environment that not only looks very different but presents retailers with a raft of complex and difficult challenges.

However, the positive is that the consumer continues to increase spend and therefore significant opportunities exist for those that can navigate these difficult times. In this year's report we address five key questions:

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If you would like to discuss this edition of the report further or any wider sector issues, please contact Sophie Michael, National Head of Retail and Wholesale or speak to your usual BDO adviser.

At BDO we play a leading role in the retail market and work with many of the biggest brands in the industry. We understand the challenges and industry issues our clients face. Our retail team aim to deliver an integrated, full service offering, to provide practical financial advice on everything from mergers and acquisitions and tax planning to auditing and accountancy. We are also well connected with a wide range of retail professionals and works closely with banks, private equity houses, brokers, as well as lawyers and property professionals who specialise in the retail sector. To find out more and to get in touch click here.