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Charity shops boom over?

Charity shops boom over?

The charity shop boom is over, according to David Brindle in today’s The Guardian.

The charity shop boom is over, according to David Brindle in today’s The Guardian. “After years of rapid expansion,” he writes, “shortages of volunteers and donated goods are hitting some of the biggest chains and forcing the conclusion that there are simply too many shops in the market.”

Read David Brindle’s article in the Guardian.

Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world's first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp.

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