It was to be the plans of all plans, with Prime Minister Theresa May to lay out the withdrawal agreement for the UK to leave the EU. The terms of which spelled out the future relationship for both ci

Growth in the UK economy has slowed in the three months to November to its weakest pace in six months. The economy grew by 0.3 percent in this period, down from 0.4 percent in the three months to Oct

Holiday discounting and a last-minute surge of Christmas shopping did little to restore festive cheer to the UK high street in December, according to new figures by accountancy and business advisory

MPs are set to vote on Theresa May’s Brexit deal on Tuesday, 15 January, after it was postponed last month. Theresa May cancelled Parliament’s vote on her EU Withdrawal Agreement in Decem

Consumer confidence has dropped to a five-year low as uncertainty facing the UK economy in the coming months affects consumer spending. The figures come from GfK’s long-running monthly Consumer

With just 100 days until the UK is set to leave the EU, and with the future of Theresa May’s deal looking as uncertain as ever, five leading business groups have voiced their concerns about a n

Two and a half years after Britain’s referendum on whether to leave the European Union, the country remains divided. We met with voters on both sides of the debate — those who voted to le

British business magnate and founder of Virgin Group, Sir Richard Branson, has said that a hard Brexit would be disastrous for the UK and would force many british business to close, leaving the count

Theresa May is attending a EU summit later today in Brussels following her successful no confidence vote on Wednesday night. The Prime Minister will be talking with EU leaders about the Northern Irel

The former CEO of Marks and Spencer has voiced his concerns about the future of the UK retail sector over Christmas and into the new year, suggesting that more closures in 2019 look likely following

London - Theresa May is to face a vote of confidence from Tory MPs today to decide whether she will remain Prime Minister following growing uncertainty concerning her Brexit deal. Speaking outside 10

In what seems like the metaphorical cherry on top of a year of uncertainty for UK retail, Theresa May cancelled Parliament’s vote on her EU Withdrawal Agreement on Monday, just a day before it

It looks like the challenge facing the UK high street is set to continue this Christmas, with footfall in December predicted to drop by 4.2 percent, according to new figures by retail intelligence co

New York – British fashion retailer Joules Group is taking measures to mitigate the impact of the UK leaving the European Union. Amongst Joules’ Brexit plan there is the opening of an EU-

It looks like the growing uncertainty around the UK leaving the EU in March continues to affect UK retail, as UK consumer confidence dropped to its lowest point of the year in November, falling three

As 29 March fast approaches, and the UK prepares itself - as well as it can - to leave the European Union, new research shows that more than a third of UK retailers aren’t fully prepared for th

Every week, FashionUnited offers an overview of the most interesting reads about the fashion industry across UK media outlets. Brexit: what you need to know Last week was shaken by the news of a dra

After what feels like an eternity of speculation, Theresa May has finally published the full text of her Brexit deal. The 585-page document agreed to by the prime minister and her Cabinet on Wednesda

London - The future of the UK high street looks as uncertain as ever with a study by PwC and the Local Data Company (LDC) showing that an average of 14 stores a day are being shut across the country.

London - UK consumer confidence continues to drop in October as a one point fall in the Consumer Confidence Index leads to a 3-month low of -10, according to a survey by GfK. The index shows that con

It’s hard to believe that the Brexit referendum, which took place way back on 23 June, 2016, has been a staple topic for rowdy pub chats and friendship-ending Facebook statuses for over two yea

Walpole, the official sector body for UK luxury, has made a statement to the media ahead of the Brexit cabinet meeting today. Walpole hopes the vocal support from its members presents an opportunity

Fashion Roundtable, the non-profit organisation that represents the interests of the fashion industry towards politics in the UK and EU, has published a “Brexit Manifesto”. Based on a sur

In the initial weeks after the notorious Brexit vote there was plenty of foreboding about businesses and talent leaving the UK to work in Europe, which would continue with the free movement of people

It has been nearly two years since the UK notoriously voted to leave the European Union. With just one year to go until formal separation, 29 March 2019 seems imminent, yet the road to Brexit remains

Pure London is set to open its Autumn/Winter 2018-2019 edition under its new theme 'We are London' this Sunday. Running from February 11th to 13th at London Olympia, the fashion trade show will pres

London - Yuan Yafei, the chairman of Sanpower Group and owner of House of Fraser, is calling on Prime Minister Theresa May to give a "definite signal" concerning what type of Brexit deal the governme

The British Retail Consortium has released new evidence that highlights the importance to UK consumers of maintaining the benefits of trade deals that the EU has negotiated with other countries, espe

London - Although Brexit maybe weighing heavy on UK brands and retailers across the nation, new research indicates that international shoppers are unlikely to be deterred by the UK's exit from the Eu

With Brexit negotiations ongoing and set to continue until 2019, new data from Rotageek has revealed that 58 percent of the retailers surveyed believe Brexit will negatively impact their organisation