Left on the shelf

10 January 2018 By Carol Ryan

The Argos-owner’s food business had a better Christmas than its clothing and general merchandise. UK consumers, stung by high inflation, are spending less on non-essential items, but still need to eat. That means grocers are better able to pass on rising prices to customers.

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