Europa Star


Europa Star Chapter 4/17 Global edition

TABLE OF CONTENTS

October 2017



EUROPA STAR TIME.BUSINESS

EDITORIAL

MAIN REPORT - RETAIL BRICK & CLICK

SCENARIOS

ITALY - “We’re multi-brand and we still firmly believe in that model”

SWITZERLAND

GERMANY _* “We’re creating a garden of tranquillity in contrast with the digital jungle" _* "The enemy we have to beat is the online grey market”

JAPAN - “Seeing with their own eyes”

AUSTRALIA - “Brands must limit production, control supply and stabilise pricing”

SPAIN - “A service company, not a supermarket” PORTUGAL - “Consumers are looking for an experience, online or offline”

NETHERLANDS - “We believe in the strength of omnichannel”

USA

UK - “A more direct distribution structure needs to happen”

SWISS BRAIN VS SWISS MADE - “The ‘Swiss-made’ label does not defend Swiss values and expertise.”

MAURICE LACROIX - Back to basics

FREELY SPEAKING - Who’s wearing what

WATCHWORDS - From retail to etail

A LAST WORD TO START - The Last of The Mohicans - the outrage of a small retailer