The Pulse

The Pulse: Merchants upbeat for 2021

While short term sales expectations are cautious, merchants’ outlook for the next three and six months rose markedly in December.

Merchants’ confidence in the market and in their own business, both month-on-month and year-on-year, improved significantly too.

The Pulse, by MRA Research, is a monthly tracking survey of merchants’ confidence and prospects.

Telephone interviewing for the December edition took place between 1st and 4th December 2020.

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The Pulse is a monthly trends survey that tracks builders’ merchants’ confidence and prospects over time and is produced by MRA Research, the market research division of MRA Marketing. View all reports here.

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