Department Stores - Italy - April 2018
“The department store sector in Italy saw weak growth in 2017as both Coin and Rinascente are losing share of spending to specialist retailers. Both department stores need to broaden their appeal to attract less affluent and younger consumers. While the Italian online market is still underdeveloped, as e-commerce grows in importance driven by international players, neither Coin nor Rinascente can afford to continue lagging behind online.”
– Tamara Sender, Senior Fashion Analyst
This report looks at the following areas:
Broadening their appeal
How important is online for the sector?