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Description

This report will give you fast, easy access to robust information from analysis and critical recommendations – so you can make the right decisions, at the right time. It will challenge routine thinking by providing you with fresh, new perspectives that energize your thought process.

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Table of contents

Table of contents

  1. Executive Summary

      • What we think
      • Report Scope and Technical Notes

        • Coverage
          • Definitions
            • Retail sector sales
              • Consumer spending
                • Abbreviations
                  • Technical notes
                    • Financial definitions
                      • Currencies
                        • Country codes
                          • Figure 1: Country codes
                        • VAT
                            • Figure 2: Europe: Standard VAT rates, 2010-13
                        • Consumer Spending and Unit Sales

                              • Figure 3: Italy: Household spending, incl. sales tax, 2007-12
                              • Figure 4: Italy: Sales and Unit volume sales of electricals goods, 2007-11
                              • Figure 5: Market definitions for unit volume sales data
                            • Inflation
                              • Figure 6: Italy: Main electrical goods categories, Inflation 2011/12
                          • Channels of Distribution

                              • Specialist domination
                                • Figure 7: Italy: Estimated distribution of spending on electrical/electronic goods, 2012
                            • Sector Size and Forecast

                              • Economic outlook
                                • Specialists’ sales and forecasts
                                  • Figure 8: Italy: Electrical retailers sales, excl. sales tax, 2008-12
                                  • Figure 9: Italy: Household goods retailers sales, 2008-2012
                                  • Figure 10: Italy: Household goods retailers sales, 2013-18
                              • Enterprise, Outlet and Employee Numbers

                                  • Figure 11: Italy: Retail enterprises, 2008-10
                                  • Figure 12: Italy: Retail employees, full time equivalents, 2008-10
                              • The Retailers: Financials and Outlets

                                    • Figure 13: Italy: Leading electrical retailers sales, 2010-12
                                    • Figure 14: Italy: Leading electrical retailers outlets, 2010-12
                                    • Figure 15: Italy: Leading electricals retailers sales per outlet, 2010-12
                                • The Retailers: Market Shares

                                    • Figure 16: Italy: Leading electricals retailers, market shares, 2010-12
                                • Online

                                    • Figure 17: Italy: Proportion of households online, 2008-12
                                    • Figure 18: Italy: Proportion of adults who have bought something online in the last 12 months, 2008-12
                                    • Figure 19: Italy: Proportion of adults who have bought computer or electronic goods online in the last 12 months, 2007-11
                                • The Consumer: Where They Shop

                                      • Figure 20: Retailers used for electrical goods purchases in the last 12 months, Italy, January 2013
                                      • Figure 21: Italy: Profile of electricals customers, January 2013
                                  • Dixons Retail

                                      • What we think
                                        • Management
                                          • Online
                                            • Competition
                                              • Marketing/service
                                                • Company background
                                                  • Company performance
                                                      • Figure 22: Dixons Retail Plc: Group financial performance, 2007/08-2011/12
                                                      • Figure 23: Dixons Retail Plc: Outlet data, 2008-12
                                                    • Retail offering
                                                    • E-Square

                                                        • What we think
                                                          • Company background
                                                              • Figure 24: E-Square: Members and websites by country of operation, 2013
                                                            • Online
                                                              • Figure 25: E-Square: Affiliated online stores, 2013
                                                            • History
                                                              • Company performance
                                                                • Figure 26: E-Square: Estimated retail sales and approximate store numbers by country, 2011
                                                              • EP
                                                                • Figure 27: ElectronicPartner: Group financial performance, 2007-11
                                                                • Figure 28: ElectronicPartner: Membership data, 2007-11
                                                                • Figure 29: ElectronicPartner: Estimates of Affiliated branded stores and membership, by country, 2011
                                                              • Spain
                                                                • France
                                                                  • Italy
                                                                    • Germany
                                                                      • Ukraine
                                                                        • UK
                                                                          • Portugal
                                                                            • Greece
                                                                              • Finland
                                                                                • Sweden
                                                                                  • Denmark
                                                                                    • Retail offering
                                                                                      • EP
                                                                                        • MEDIMAX
                                                                                        • Euronics International

                                                                                            • What we think
                                                                                              • Company background
                                                                                                • Figure 30: Euronics: Members, countries and trading names, 2013
                                                                                              • Online
                                                                                                • Company performance
                                                                                                  • Figure 31: Euronics: International sales, 2001-12
                                                                                                  • Figure 32: Euronics: Estimated sales ex-warehouse, inc VAT, by country, 2008-12
                                                                                                  • Figure 33: Euronics: Outlet data, 2008-12
                                                                                                • Retail offering
                                                                                                • Expert International (Europe)

                                                                                                    • What we think
                                                                                                      • Company background
                                                                                                        • Online
                                                                                                          • Figure 34: Expert International, online shopping availability, 2013
                                                                                                        • Company performance
                                                                                                          • Figure 35: Expert: Estimated group retail sales performance, 2009-12
                                                                                                          • Figure 36: Expert: Outlet data, 2009-12
                                                                                                        • Expert Germany
                                                                                                          • Expert Italy
                                                                                                            • Expert Spain
                                                                                                              • Expert France
                                                                                                                • Expert Norway (Expert AS)
                                                                                                                  • Expert Greece
                                                                                                                    • Retail offering
                                                                                                                    • Fnac

                                                                                                                        • What we think
                                                                                                                          • Worsening conditions for Fnac in Europe
                                                                                                                            • Technological change
                                                                                                                              • Creating destination stores to maintain footfall
                                                                                                                                • Demerger
                                                                                                                                  • Company background
                                                                                                                                    • Company performance
                                                                                                                                      • Figure 37: Fnac: Group financial performance, 2008-12
                                                                                                                                      • Figure 38: Fnac: Sales, by product category, 2011
                                                                                                                                      • Figure 39: Fnac: Outlet data, 2008-12*
                                                                                                                                    • Retail offering
                                                                                                                                    • Media-Saturn

                                                                                                                                        • What we think
                                                                                                                                          • Management
                                                                                                                                            • Online
                                                                                                                                              • Development
                                                                                                                                                • Where next?
                                                                                                                                                  • Company background
                                                                                                                                                    • Ownership
                                                                                                                                                      • Store manager stakes
                                                                                                                                                        • Company performance
                                                                                                                                                            • Figure 40: Media Saturn: Group financial performance, 2007-12
                                                                                                                                                            • Figure 41: Media Saturn: Outlet data, 2007-12
                                                                                                                                                          • Retail offering
                                                                                                                                                          • Appendix – Broader Market Environment

                                                                                                                                                            • Population
                                                                                                                                                              • Figure 42: Europe: Population, by age group, 2005
                                                                                                                                                              • Figure 43: Europe: Population, by age group, 2010
                                                                                                                                                              • Figure 44: Europe: Population, by age group, 2015
                                                                                                                                                              • Figure 45: Europe: Population, by age group, 2020
                                                                                                                                                            • GDP
                                                                                                                                                              • Figure 46: Europe: GDP (current prices), 2011
                                                                                                                                                              • Figure 47: Europe: GDP growth rates (current prices), 2001-11
                                                                                                                                                              • Figure 48: Europe: GDP growth rates (constant prices), 2001-11
                                                                                                                                                              • Figure 49: Europe: Year-on-year GDP growth rates (constant prices), Q1 2012-Q3 2012
                                                                                                                                                            • Consumer spending
                                                                                                                                                              • Figure 50: Europe: Households’ consumer spending (current prices), 2011
                                                                                                                                                              • Figure 51: Europe: Households’ consumer spending growth rates (current prices), 2001-11
                                                                                                                                                            • Consumer prices
                                                                                                                                                              • Figure 52: Europe: Harmonised index of consumer prices, 2002-12
                                                                                                                                                            • Unemployment
                                                                                                                                                              • Figure 53: Europe: Average rate of unemployment, 2001-11
                                                                                                                                                              • Figure 54: Europe: Average rate of unemployment, Q1 2012-Q3 2012
                                                                                                                                                            • Interest rates
                                                                                                                                                              • Figure 55: Europe: Interest rates, 2005-Q4 2012
                                                                                                                                                            • Consumer confidence
                                                                                                                                                              • Figure 56: Europe: Consumer confidence, Jan-Dec 2012

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