Extended Sunday store hours for retailers an ‘evolution, not revolution’ for logistics sector


 

Logistics firms have welcomed the proposal to extend Sunday trading hours for large retailers as a natural progression of the existing trend that has seen consumers demand more flexible deliveries. The chancellor announced in his Summer Budget last week that a consultation would be launched into enabling larger shops to open for longer than the current six-hour period they are permitted to between 10.00am and 18.00pm with an aim to boost jobs and the economy. Decisions to extend hours will […]