Store Closures – The Key Stakeholders: The Landlord

There are two impacts to reflect upon – the period leading up to a store closure and the closure itself. It’s likely that if a retailer is in difficulty, conversations will have taken place about rent reduction either proactively or as part of a CVA (company voluntary agreement).

Sustainability – the big conversation

UK Industry is, by its very nature, a big user of natural resources. With growing concerns over climate change and the finite nature of these resources, there is increasing pressure on firms across a whole range of industries to reduce their environmental impact.

Looking ahead to a stronger 2021

Many sectors have been hit hard by a tumultuous year in 2020 but few more than the retail industry. With the global health pandemic leading to a national lockdown back in the early spring, all but essential retailers had to close their doors.