Retail NI Welcomes Chancellor’s Winter Economy Plan

Commenting on today’s Winter Economy Plan statement by the Chancellor, Retail NI Chief Executive Glyn Roberts said:

“This is an unprecedented and welcome intervention in the labour market at a critical time for our economy. The Chancellor has adopted the right approach in targeting support to those businesses and employees who continue to struggle with this pandemic”

‘With many independent retailers facing huge difficulties the Job Support Scheme and other measures in this statement will give them greater certainty for the next six months”