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The British Retail Consortium (or BRC) is one of the leading trade associations in the United Kingdom. They represent all forms of retailers from small, independently owned stores, to big chain stores and department stores. It represents 80% of retail trade in the UK by turnover. [1]
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October 2013

  • Paul Downhill, Chairman, Consumer Policy Advisory Group, British Retail Consortium gave evidence related to Minutes of EvidenceHC 697 on 8 Oct. [22]

May 2013

  • Helen Dickinson, Director General, British Retail Consortium gave evidence related to UK Retail Sector on 21 May. [23]

January 2013

  • Tom Ironside, Director of Business and Regulation, British Retail Consortium gave evidence related to E-Crime on 29 Jan. [24]

October 2011

March 2011

February 2011

November 2010

  • Tom Ironside, Director of Business and Regulation, British Retail Consortium gave evidence related to Localism on 29 Nov. [28]

Dec 2011 - Feb 2012

  • Chambre PA provided UK public affairs consultancy services to British Retail Consortium (NI Retail Consortium). [21]

Jun 2011 - Aug 2011

  • Chambre PA provided UK public affairs consultancy services to British Retail Consortium (NI Retail Consortium). [20]

May 2011

Dept. for Business, Innovation and Skills
  • British Retail Consortium met with John Henry Hayes, Minister of State, to discuss Get Britain Working, along with 17 others. [3]
  • British Retail Consortium met with Edward Davey, Minister for Employment Relations, Consumer and Postal Affairs, to discuss corporate social responsibility, along with 10 others. [3]
Dept. for Work and Pensions
  • British Retail Consortium met with Chris Grayling, Minister for Employment, to discuss Get Britain Working, along with 18 others. [5]

April 2011

Dept. for Communities and Local Government
  • The British Retail Consortium met with Joan Hanham, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, to discuss Localism Bill. [4]
Dept. of Energy and Climate Change
  • British Retail Consortium met with Chris Huhne, Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change, to discuss climate change policy. [2]

March 2011

Dept. for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
  • British Retail Consortium met with Oliver Eden, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State, to discuss the waste review. [6]
  • British Retail Consortium met with Caroline Spelman, Secretary of State, to discuss Waste Review. [6]
Her Majesty's Treasury
  • British Retail Consortium met with Danny Alexander, Chief Secretary to the Treasury, to discuss Dinner. [8]

January 2011

Dept. for Work and Pensions
  • British Retail Consortium met with Chris Grayling, Minister for Employment, to discuss skills and training, along with 13 others. [7]

December 2010

Dept. for Business, Innovation and Skills
  • British Retail Consortium met with Martin Donnelly, Permanent Secretary, for introductory meeting. [10]

November 2010

Dept. for Education
  • British Retail Consortium met with Sarah Teather, Minister of State, to discuss engagement with opinion formers and regulators, along with Mothers' Union. [12]

October 2010

Dept. for Business, Innovation and Skills
  • British Retail Consortium met with Mark Prisk, Minister of State, for regular meeting, along with 10 others. [9]
  • British Retail Consortium met with Mark Prisk, Minister of State, for regular meeting, along with 10 others. [9]
Dept. for Communities and Local Government
  • British Retail Consortium met with Bob Neill, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, to discuss Planning for town centres. [11]
Dept. for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
  • British Retail Consortium (BRC) met with Caroline Spelman, Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, to discuss Spending Review, along with 47 others. [13]
  • British Retail Consortium (BRC) met with Jim Paice, Minister of State for Agriculture and Food, to discuss Spending Review, along with 47 others. [13]

September 2010

Dept. for Work and Pensions
  • British Retail Consortium met with Chris Grayling, Minister for Employment, to discuss Enterprise Forum rountable discussion on the labour market, along with 22 others. [16]

August 2010

Dept. for Business, Innovation and Skills
  • British Retail Consortium met with Vincent Cable, Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills, for introductory meeting. [14]
Dept. for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
  • British Retail Consortium met with Caroline Spelman, Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, for introductory meeting. [15]

July 2010

Dept. for Business, Innovation and Skills
  • British Retail Council met with Mark Prisk, Minister of State, to discuss retail. [17]
  • British Retail Consortium met with Edward Davey, Minister for Employment Relations, Consumer and Postal Affairs, to discuss consumer issues. [17]
Dept. of Health
Her Majesty's Treasury
  • British Retail Consortium met with James Sassoon, Commercial Secretary to the Treasury, for Retail industry discussion. [19]

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