Online Black Friday sales fail to match last year’s UK lockdown high
Online retail sales for Black Friday 2021 were down compared to last year, but up against a tough comparison when the UK was told to stay at home and consumers had no choice but to shop online. Clothing sales, however, soared by 15% on last year, making the strongest performance for any category tracked.
Beth Wright has been a news editor with Just Style since 2016, after honing her journalism skills in the world of local news. She is always looking for a new story and particularly enjoys writing about sustainability and the circular economy.