UK & Ireland retailers: biggest threats to Christmas success in 2015

What do you see as the biggest threat to the success of Christmas this year?

UK & Ireland retailers: biggest threats to Christmas success in 2015 This statistic presents the biggest threats to the success of Christmas trading in 2015, as perceived by retailers in the United Kingdom and Ireland. Logistics stress was one of the main worries, with 42 percent of UK retailers and 37 percent of Irish retailers surveyed seeing it as the biggest threat to success in 2015.
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What do you see as the biggest threat to the success of Christmas this year?

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UKIreland
Logistics stress41.2%36.7%
IT failure23.2%30%
Bad weather14.8%6.7%
Early sale of Black Friday and Mega Monday8.8%6.7%
Short of staff4.4%3.3%
Something else3.2%3.3%
Competition from Amazon, eBay and other online stores2%6.7%
Fall in consumer confidence and budget contraints2%6.7%
UKIreland
Logistics stress41.2%36.7%
IT failure23.2%30%
Bad weather14.8%6.7%
Early sale of Black Friday and Mega Monday8.8%6.7%
Short of staff4.4%3.3%
Something else3.2%3.3%
Competition from Amazon, eBay and other online stores2%6.7%
Fall in consumer confidence and budget contraints2%6.7%
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This statistic presents the biggest threats to the success of Christmas trading in 2015, as perceived by retailers in the United Kingdom and Ireland. Logistics stress was one of the main worries, with 42 percent of UK retailers and 37 percent of Irish retailers surveyed seeing it as the biggest threat to success in 2015.
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