Retail Sector

The retail sector is vital to the UK economy, with businesses ranging from high-street chains and independent sellers to online retail and wholesale

The retail sector is a competitive market comprising all businesses selling goods and services to consumers. This sector is continually evolving with the latest trends, meaning successful companies in the retail industry need to be focused, adaptable and competitive.

The key branches of the retail sector include:

  • Food and beverages,
  • Speciality retail (such as florists, opticians, or newsagents),
  • Work, home and lifestyle,
  • General retail (selling many lines of merchandise),
  • Wholesale and logistics.

The financial and operational needs of retail businesses are intricate, demanding a nuanced understanding and specialised expertise when intervention is required. We work closely with our retail sector clients to fully understand the aims of their business and their current needs.

How we can support your business

Funding Advice

We can assist you in seeking new funding opportunities to support your operations.

Financial Health Check

We can conduct a financial review of a company’s current position and any areas of concern.

Mergers and Acquisitions

We can assist you in finding merging partners or exploring potential sales opportunities.

Cash Flow and Forecasting

We can advise you on any cash flow issues you may be experiencing and assist with debt management strategies and repayment terms.

Turnaround Planning

We can help you to enact positive, long-term change and improve the financial and operational running of your business.

Controlled Wind-down

If necessary, we will work with you to wind down your company in a controlled way that supports stakeholders.

Market Sector Report

Retail sector report – another sharp decline in retail sector finances

Our latest UK Retail Sector report analyses the financial data from the last six months to reveal the current state of the retail market.

Let's Talk

If you are facing challenges within your retail business, it always helps to speak to people who can assist you as early as possible. We have an experienced team who will work with you to achieve the best outcomes for you and your business.

For a non-obligatory chat, complete the form opposite, including the best time for us to call you and a Partner will be in touch.

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