Petrol price war boosts UK retail sales

Petrol price war boosts UK retail sales

London : United Kingdom | Aug 16, 2012 at 4:43 AM PDT
Source: Guardian Unlimited
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A petrol price war has helped lift retail sales in July 2012. Photograph: Bruno Vincent/Getty Images Petrol price cuts by supermarkets and bargain offers in the high street prompted a rise in retail sales last month. Figures from the Office for National Statistics showed a 0.3% increase in the volume... FULL ARTICLE AT Guardian Unlimited
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The volume of retail sales were also down 1.2% in the EU as a whole
The volume of retail sales were also down 1.2% in the EU as a whole
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