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Clothing Retailing - France - October 2012

Mintel European Retail Intelligence provides independent, expert coverage of the major retail sectors throughout Europe. Each title in this series analyses retailing trends in up to 19 European markets, including the Scandinavian nations and Eastern European countries such as the Czech Republic and Poland as well as the major Western European markets.

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Table of contents

  1. Executive Summary

    • Report Scope and Technical Notes

      • Coverage
        • New report format
          • Technical notes
            • Retail sector definitions
              • Consumer spending definitions
                • Financial definitions
                  • Currencies
                    • Country codes
                      • VAT
                        • Figure 1: Europe: standard vat rates, 2010-12
                      • Abbreviations
                      • Spending and Inflation

                        • Consumer spending on clothing and footwear
                          • Figure 2: France: Household consumption expenditure on clothing and footwear, 2007-11
                        • Inflation
                          • Figure 3: France: Index of inflation, 2008-12 (Aug)
                      • Channels of Distribution

                            • Figure 4: France: Estimated channels of distribution for clothing, 2011
                            • Figure 5: France: Estimated channels of distribution, 2011
                        • Sector Size and Forecast

                            • Figure 6: France: Retail sales (excl vat), 2007-11
                            • Figure 7: France: Retail sales forecast (excl vat), 2012-17
                          • Retail enterprises
                          • The Retailers: Financials and Outlets

                              • Sales
                                • Figure 8: France: Leading clothing specialists’ sales, 2009-11
                              • Outlets
                                • Figure 9: France: Leading clothing specialists outlets, 2009-11
                              • Sales per outlet
                                • Figure 10: France: Leading clothing specialists sales per outlet, 2009-11
                            • The Retailers: Market Shares

                                • Figure 11: France: Leading clothing retailers share of all spending on clothing, 2009-11
                            • The Retailers: Online

                                • Online shoppers
                                  • Figure 12: France: Percentage of all individuals purchasing online in the past 12 months, 2007-11
                                • Online retailers
                                  • Figure 13: France: Leading clothing specialists websites by total unique visitors, May 2012
                              • Carrefour

                                  • What we think
                                    • Domestic issues
                                      • Focusing on fashion
                                        • No online clothing offer
                                          • Future still fragile
                                            • Company background
                                              • Company performance
                                                • Figure 14: Carrefour: Group financial performance, 2007-11
                                                • Figure 15: Carrefour: Outlet data, 2007-11
                                              • Retail offering
                                              • C&A Europe

                                                  • What we think
                                                    • Facing squeeze on all fronts
                                                      • Eastern Europe focus for expansion
                                                        • Online key for growth
                                                          • Consolidating the brand
                                                            • Company background
                                                              • Company performance
                                                                • Figure 16: C&A: Group financial performance, 2007/08-2011/12
                                                                • Figure 17: C&A: Outlet data, 2007/08-2011/12
                                                              • Retail offering
                                                              • Esprit

                                                                  • What we think
                                                                    • Bumpy road ahead
                                                                      • Restoring brand credibility
                                                                        • Company background
                                                                          • Company performance
                                                                            • Figure 18: Esprit: Group financial performance, 2007/08-2011/12
                                                                            • Figure 19: Esprit: Outlet data, 2007/08-2011/12
                                                                          • Retail offering
                                                                            • Figure 20: Esprit: Sales split by product type, 2011/12
                                                                        • Gruppo Coin

                                                                            • What we think
                                                                              • Resilient in the face of hard times and stiff competition
                                                                                • Consolidating the business through acquisitions
                                                                                  • Tapping into the luxury sector
                                                                                    • Overseas and online key to growth
                                                                                      • Company background
                                                                                        • Company performance
                                                                                          • Figure 21: Gruppo Coin: Group financial performance, 2007/08-2011/12
                                                                                          • Figure 22: Gruppo Coin: Outlet data, 2007/08-2011/12
                                                                                        • Retail offering
                                                                                        • Grupo Inditex

                                                                                            • What we think
                                                                                              • Where next?
                                                                                                • Company background
                                                                                                  • Company performance
                                                                                                    • Figure 23: Grupo Inditex: Group financial performance, 2007/08-2011/12
                                                                                                    • Figure 24: Grupo Inditex: Outlet data, 2007/08-2011/12
                                                                                                  • Retail offering
                                                                                                  • H&M

                                                                                                      • What we think
                                                                                                        • Still room to grow
                                                                                                          • Compelling offer
                                                                                                            • Online improving
                                                                                                              • Company background
                                                                                                                • Company performance
                                                                                                                  • Figure 25: H&M Hennes & Mauritz: Group financial performance, 2006/07-2010/11
                                                                                                                  • Figure 26: H&M Hennes & Mauritz: Outlet data, 2006/07-2010/11
                                                                                                                • Retail offering
                                                                                                                • Appendix – Broader Market Environment

                                                                                                                  • Population
                                                                                                                    • Figure 27: Europe: Population, by age group, 2005
                                                                                                                    • Figure 28: Europe: Population, by age group, 2010
                                                                                                                    • Figure 29: Europe: Population, by age group, 2015
                                                                                                                    • Figure 30: Europe: Population, by age group, 2020
                                                                                                                  • GDP
                                                                                                                    • Figure 31: Europe: GDP (current prices), 2011
                                                                                                                    • Figure 32: Europe: Year-on-year growth in GDP (current prices), 2002-12
                                                                                                                    • Figure 33: Europe: Year-on-year growth in GDP (constant prices), 2002-12
                                                                                                                  • Consumer spending
                                                                                                                    • Figure 34: Europe: Households’ consumer spending (current prices), 2011
                                                                                                                    • Figure 35: Europe: Year-on-year growth in households’ consumption expenditure (current prices), 2007-11
                                                                                                                    • Figure 36: Europe: Year-on-year growth in households’ consumption expenditure (constant prices), 2007-11
                                                                                                                  • Consumer prices
                                                                                                                    • Figure 37: Europe: Harmonised index of consumer prices, 2001-11
                                                                                                                  • Unemployment
                                                                                                                    • Figure 38: Europe: Average rate of unemployment, 2002-12 Q2
                                                                                                                  • Interest rates
                                                                                                                    • Figure 39: Europe: Interest rates, 2007-12
                                                                                                                  • Consumer confidence
                                                                                                                    • Figure 40: Europe: Consumer confidence, Oct 2011-Sep 2012

                                                                                                                Companies Covered

                                                                                                                • Grupo Inditex
                                                                                                                • H&M Hennes & Mauritz
                                                                                                                • Inditex UK
                                                                                                                • Primark/Penneys
                                                                                                                • Pull & Bear UK
                                                                                                                • Topman old
                                                                                                                • Topshop old

                                                                                                                Clothing Retailing - France - October 2012

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