The ability of sport to attract multi-million-dollar investments from sponsor brands continues apace. GlobalData’s The Business of the Serie A 2022-23 includes an in-depth view and detailed evaluation of Spezia’s sponsor partners. Buy the report here.
The biggest single sponsorship investment in Spezia for the 2022/23 season comes from Distretti Ecologici, which is an agreement valued at $0.60m per year. However, sponsorship values vary greatly across the different levels of partnership opportunities offered by a rights-holder, all of which are detailed in the report, in addition to the revenues of the participating teams.
In total, Spezia have sponsorship agreements with 26 brands in the 2022/23 season, with their top five partners accounting for 57% of the club’s total income from sponsorship.
According to GlobalData’s report, the highest-spending sponsor brands include Distretti Ecologici, Acerbis, Recrowd, La Mia Liguria and Alioto, among others. The table below shows the top ten sponsors of Spezia in the 2022/23 season.
Industrial goods & services & retail industries have struck the most deals
The industrial goods & services industry is the most heavily represented, totaling seven agreements with Spezia in 2022/23. This is followed by retail, travel & tourism, automotive and energy & utilities.
For a brand, understanding which competitors and other sectors are partnering with which sports teams, and identifying future opportunities, and crucially, at what cost, is key information for commercial strategy planning. Meanwhile, for a rights-holding team, knowing what sponsorship revenues competitor teams and competitor sports are generating from each brand / sector is critical for increasing and maximizing commercial revenues, including identifying portfolio gaps and opportunities.
For more detailed analysis of all sponsor partners of Spezia, as well as those of all other Serie A clubs, buy the report here.