IADS Exclusive: Rome Retail Tour: Is it still la Dolce Vita for retail in Rome?
The IADS visited Rome for the World Retail Congress early in May and took the occasion to visit La Rinascente and Coin Excelsior, among others, for a store review and an innovation spotting session.
To what extent has the Covid-19 pandemic forced local department stores to evolve, in the same way that Paris, Madrid, London or Milan had to follow suit? Has Rome, which is usually lagging behind the economical capital of the country, managed to take that opportunity to upgrade its department store scene?
IADS provides its members with a weekly in-depth analysis on retail-oriented topics. This is an example of the themes the Association regularly addresses, and the topic of an article from the IADS members-only newsletter date 11 May 2022.