Shopper Sentiment Survey - April 2021
Published April 2021
Optimism amongst consumers improved in April. Anxiety around the pandemic has fallen considerably since the start of the year as the coronavirus has subsided and lockdown restrictions slowly eased. Looking ahead, spending intentions are strong for the coming quarter with a quarter of consumers indicating they would be spending more on non-essential items over the next three months, perhaps boosted by the re-opening of non-essential retail stores on April 12.