Latest charity retail news

Charity shops in Greater Manchester face closure as Combined Authority restricts free charity tipping
The Charity Retail Association - the only body in the UK which represents the interests of charity retailers – fears several of its members’ charity shops in the Greater Manchester area will shut after the Combined Authority’s recent move to severely restrict free charity tipping.
Quarterly Market Analysis Report October-December 2018: glowing end to a challenging year
Our latest Quarterly Market Analysis Report (October to December 2018) reveals further growth in the charity retail sector despite footfall continuing to decline. Like-for-like income excluding Gift A
2019 Charity Retail Awards nominations now open
Nominations are now open for the 2019 Charity Retail Awards, sponsored by 1st Waste Management.
Victory for charity shops as sales of CE marked goods allowed post-Brexit
We are delighted by the news that the government will continue to allow second hand CE marked goods to be sold in charity shops if the UK leaves the European Union without a trade deal. Last month, we
2019 Charity Retail Conference and Exhibition booking opens
Booking is now open for the 2019 Charity Retail Association Conference and Exhibition.
1st Waste Management announced as title sponsors of 2019 Charity Retail Awards
We are delighted to announce leading waste consultants 1st Waste Management as title sponsor of the 2019 Charity Retail Awards.