'Steady' Christmas for retailers but footfall a worry

'Steady' Christmas for retailers but footfall a worry
'Slow but steady' retail growth in Q4. Pic: RollingNews.ie

Retail Ireland said that while it would take time to wrestle back the significant amounts of money being spent outside the country, Irish retailers were responding by boosting their online presence

A report from Retail Ireland has highlighted worries in the sector about declining footfall and a slowdown in consumer spending, despite what it described as “slow but steady” growth in the final quarter of last year.

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