The garden hand tools market has struggled in 2017*. Volume sales have fallen 11% for the year to September compared to the same period last year.
GfK’s long-running Consumer Confidence Index slipped by one point to -10 in October.
Major appliances has seen a slowdown in volume over the last few months although value remains more robust increasing 8% in the third quarter (Q3) of 2017 compared to last year amounting to £343m.
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Confidence in personal finances declines but consumers are in defiant mood. GfK’s long-running Consumer Confidence Index increased by one point to - 9 in September.
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