Boxing Day shoppers up 8% despite floods in Britain

2013-12-26 17:12

London – Britons were out in force for the Boxing Day sales with 8% more shoppers than last year, despite heavy rainfall that left parts of the country under water and without power, figures from retail data company Springboard has shown.

Many shops started Britain’s traditional “January sales” online on Christmas Eve or Christmas Day as British shoppers increasingly demand earlier and deeper discounting. publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

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