E-commerce and the Italian food and beverages (F&B) sector: an application to Canada

Sepiacci, Giulio (A.A. 2020/2021) E-commerce and the Italian food and beverages (F&B) sector: an application to Canada. Tesi di Laurea in International economics, Luiss Guido Carli, relatore Paolo Garonna, pp. 175. [Master's Degree Thesis]

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The Italian food and beverages (F&B) retail sector: an introduction. Main products exported. Italian food and beverages (F&B) retail sector: trends. Italian export to Canada. Italian F&B export to Canada. The Canadian market: overview. Difficulties in exporting to Canada for EU industries. CETA agreement, great facilitator for Italian and European export to Canada. Supply chain and distribution: F&B retail industry. E-commerce and the innovative distributional channels. Definition and general overview. Competition with traditional distribution channels, such as brick-and-mortar department stores and big-box retailers. Key external drivers. E-commerce in Canada. E-commerce: target. E-commerce: target preferences. E-commerce: business concentration. Main products and services sold. Main players. E-commerce trends in Canada. Current performance of e-commerce in Canada. Post-lockdown trends in F&B. Long-term impact. E-commerce market projected trends. Challenges and threats to expansion. E-grocery: general overview and future perspectives. E-grocery: consumer profile. Main players in e-grocery segment in Canada. E-grocery challenges in Canada. Analysis of made in Italy F&B import trends: Canada. Canadian import trends: F&B made in Italy, main categories. Data analysis based on the last 5 years and comparison pre and during pandemic for a basket of selected products (variation gen-dec 2019 to gen-dec 2020). Specific analysis of the 2019 and 2020 trends for the abovementioned categories of products and prospects for the recovery phase.


Bibliografia: pp. 159-161. Sitografia: pp. 162-163.

Thesis Type: Master's Degree Thesis
Institution: Luiss Guido Carli
Degree Program: Master's Degree Programs > Master's Degree Program in International Relations (LM-62)
Chair: International economics
Thesis Supervisor: Garonna, Paolo
Thesis Co-Supervisor: Simoni, Marco
Academic Year: 2020/2021
Session: Autumn
Deposited by: Alessandro Perfetti
Date Deposited: 22 Feb 2022 11:51
Last Modified: 22 Feb 2022 11:51
URI: https://tesi.luiss.it/id/eprint/31543


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