If you’ve been considering implementing a footfall counting solution for your retail site, event, town or BID area, you may be wondering if it’s worth the investment. This technology is becoming increasingly popular as businesses and local councils look for ways to improve visitor engagement and gather data that will help to mitigate what is […]
One of the most important aspects in marketing is persuading the right audience. If you’re looking to promote your business or event more effectively, postcode data can be a valuable tool. What is Postcode Data? On average, there are 1.7 million postcodes in the UK, but how do you prioritise potential areas and households to […]
The Government has devised a £2.6bn UK Shared Prosperity Fund which will replace EU structural funds and provide levelling up opportunities for three priority areas: Communities and Place, Supporting Local Business and People and Skills. Funding will be assigned to every lead local authority in England, Wales, Scotland, and the funds will be allocated using […]
Competition in any industry can be tough, but it’s important to know your rivals. This is especially true for retail and leisure parks, where there are often many different businesses vying for the same customer base. Since the COVID-19 pandemic, investment into out-of-town shopping districts has accelerated. But, the cost of living crisis has dramatically […]
The ‘Golden Quarter’ for businesses and high streets across the country has arrived. This period between October and December is typically considered the peak shopping season in the run up to Christmas, providing ample opportunities to maximise sales. However, things are more uncertain now as many prepare to face a number of curveballs thrown from […]
The retail and leisure industry are highly competitive and these days many physical outlets and shopping parks utilise data and technologies powered by Artificial Intelligence to gain valuable insights on who their customers are and how they interact with their stores or leisure venues. One effective way to do this is by using heatmap data […]
The cost of living crisis is putting immense pressure on retailers. With consumers struggling to make ends meet due to increasing gas and electricity prices, many are cutting back on spending which is having a knock-on effect on businesses. How does it affect retailers? According to Go Compare, 83% of consumers have changed their purchasing […]
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The night time economy is the collective term for all commercial and leisure activity that takes place during the evening. This can include everything from night clubs and bars, to late night shopping and 24-hour services. As one of the biggest and most lucrative industries, accounting for 8% of the UK’s employment and 6% of […]
For all UK Business Improvement Districts understand how your town centre performance compares to National and Regional Benchmarks. View a monthly snap shot of how footfall is changing for BID town centres across the UK.