Cumbrian Seafoods is likely to fall into foreign hands after being put up for sale, with Pacific Andes Group a strong contender, industry sources have claimed.
Business rates will soar by their highest rate in 20 years thanks to September s shock inflation figures. The government s Retail Price Index hit 5.6% in September, meaning business rates which are linked to the inflation calculation will see an unprecedented rise next April.
UK retailers lost almost 5bn through a combination of shoplifting, fraud and administrative lapses over the past year.
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