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Coronavirus: Retail sales plummet as pandemic takes hold

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Scotland’s major shopping streets have been eerily quiet during lockdown Scotland’s high streets took a massive hit last month as the full effects of the coronavirus pandemic took hold, according to a regular survey. Total sales plummeted year-on-year by 40.3% – the biggest fall recorded since the SRC-KPMG retail sales monitor began in January… Read more →