- La Rinascente
company_name = la Rinascente s.r.l
company_type = Private
location = flagicon|Italy
key_people = Vittorio Radice (CEO)
Maurizio Borletti (Chairman)
Clothing, food, household items, furniture
num_employees = 30,108 (2002)
homepage = [http://www.rinascente.it www.rinascente.it]
La Rinascente (derived from Rinascita - means "rebirth" in Italian) is an Italian retailer operating upscale department stores in the area of clothing and household products. [http://www.iht.com/articles/2007/07/27/arts/Fstore.php]
La Rinascente was the first department store to open in Rome in 1887. [http://www.romecentral.com/shopping_dept.php] Currently La Rinascente has a concept store and a chain of 13 stores in major cities (2 in Milan, 2 in Rome and one each in Naples, Turin, Palermo, Genoa, Florence, Catania, Cagliari, Padova, Monza) and two subsidiaries branded Jam ( specializing in clothing for young people) in Milan, within the branch of Piazza Duomo and Rome at the Rome branch Colonna.
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