The Business, Innovation and Skills Committee is today announcing a new inquiry into the UK Retail Sector.
Written submissions of evidence are invited on Government support for the retail sector, including
- Implementation of the Department’s action points contained in the Retail Sector Strategy Document (PDF 45 KB) (October 2012);
- Progress made in implementing the recommendations of the Portas Review;The impact of on-line sales and direct sales on High Street retailers;
- The skills needed for a successful sector; and
- The regulations and costs affecting the sector.
The deadline for the submission of written evidence is Monday 15 April 2013. As a guideline submissions should be no longer than 3000 words.