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‘Worst situation we've ever had': Trade chief's fears as coronavirus lockdown radically alters shoppers' behaviour

2 monthes ago   |   By Press and Journal

Trade chiefs have warned the leisure industry in Scotland is facing “the worst situation we've ever had” as social distancing measures decimate footfall for local businesses.
Location data published by Google this week illustrate the scale of the challenge facing firms across the country as the number of people visiting a range of businesses drops off a cliff in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic.
The tech giant has released information showing people's movements in more than 130 countries in a bid to help public health officials understand responses to social distancing guidance.
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Trade chief warns of ‘worst situation we've ever had' as Google data shows how coronavirus lockdown has radically altered our behaviours

Trade chief warns of ‘worst situation we've ever had' as Google data shows how coronavirus lockdown has radically altered our behaviours

2 monthes ago   |   By The Courier

Trade chiefs have warned the leisure industry in Scotland is facing "the worst situation we've ever had" as social distancing measures decimate footfall for local businesses.
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