are working closely with Sunderland Live and Sunderland Bid to ensure Sunderland city adapts to the challenges.
The move comes as new figures from the Confederation of British Industry (CBI) show Britain's High Streets are still under intense pressure, with sales this month plunging at their fastest pace in more than a year. Asda's Barry Williams, who is chairman of the CBI's survey panel, said: "Retail sales growth has weakened since the start of the year as households continue to feel the pinch, with wages failing to keep pace with the cost of living. "Also, the national Centre for Retail Research is warning one in five stores could disappear altogether as more people Vans Era Black Gum On Feet
Spokesman Giles McCourt told the Echo: "There are certainly going to be challenging times ahead for the High Street, but it does not have to be all doom and gloom. "SCCTA was established to bring smaller retailers and independent businesses together so that there is Vans Hi Tops Leather strength in numbers. "We all need to be mindful that city centres need to diversify what they offer, which in turn will boost footfall and ultimately shoppers. "We Vans Boots For Men
"In order to succeed, the BID needs to attract.
turn to shopping online, with music, books, gifts and DIY shops at greatest risk. Sunderland City Centre Traders' Association (SCCTA) says retail sales figures prove the urgent need to do more to attract shoppers into the city centre, and is urging eligible businesses to vote yes in the BID ballot.
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site and enhance user experience. The proposal would see those properties with a business rateable value of 15,000 or more pay a levy of 1. 5 per cent a year over an initial five year period, which business leaders say would generate about 3. 4million to invest in the city centre. The BID leaders would also be able to seek additional funding from organisations such as the Arts Council and Big Lottery Fund, to top up the levy pot.
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