Record shop price deflation

Record shop price deflation, Jan 2014:  BRC

  • Overall shop prices reported deflation for the ninth consecutive month in January, accelerating to 1.0% from 0.8% in December.
  • This is the deepest level of deflation since the series began in December 2006.
  • Food inflation slowed to 1.5% from 1.7% in December. Non-food reported annual deflation of 2.7% in January from 2.3% in December.

 

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Shop prices fall

Shop price index: BRC

  • Overall shop prices reported deflation for the eighth consecutive month in December, slowing to 0.8% from 0.3% in November.
  • This is the deepest level of deflation since the series began in December 2006.
  • Food inflation slowed to 1.7% from 2.3% in November
  • Non-food reported annual deflation of 2.3% in December from 2.0% in November

Shop prices annual deflation

Shop prices annual deflation: BRC

  • Overall shop prices reported annual deflation for the sixth consecutive month in October, deepening to 0.5% from the 0.2% decline reported in September
  • Food inflation slowed to 2.7% in October from 2.9% in September.
  • Non-food reported annual deflation of 2.4% in October from 2.0% in September

Shop price deflation

Shop price index: BRC

  • Overall shop prices reported annual deflation for the fifth consecutive month in September, slowing to 0.2% from the 0.5% decline reported in August.
  • Food inflation rose to 2.9% in September from 2.5% in August.
  • Non-food reported annual deflation of 2.0% in September from 2.3% in August.