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
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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.