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Retail Futures: Homewares Q3

  • Publication Date:September 2010
  • Publisher:Verdict
  • Product Type: Report
  • Pages:29

Retail Futures: Homewares Q3 2010


Verdict Research: Retail Futures is a unique forecasting tool providing dynamic forecasts and analysis of market demand and price pressures every three months. A Sector Summary Report and seven UK sector and two UK channel forecasts are available (Clothing & Footwear, DIY & Gardening, Electricals, Furniture & Floorcoverings, Food & Grocery, Health & Beauty, Homewares, e-Retail, DIY Superstores).


  • This unique service provides constantly updated forecasts than ensures you are making the right decisions, based on the latest data.
  • The reliable and accurate data exposes opportunities for growth and is a key operational planning tool to aid tactical and strategic decision-making.
  • It allows you to benchmark performance with confidence and set effective targets to help maximise performance.


Growth trending upwards

  • Driven by higher inflation in food & grocery.
  • Volumes continue to improve - returning to growth in non-food - though this is against extremely weak comparatives.

Non-food growth improves.

  • Nonetheless, clothing & footwear and health & beauty remain the only non-food sectors experiencing growth.
  • driven by inflation, with the return of VAT to 17.5%, the weakness of sterling and rising cotton prices.

Home related sectors continue to struggle.

  • The housing market remains stagnant and is showing no imminent signs of meaningful uplift.
  • Weakening consumer confidence, high unemployment and squeezed disposable income is further impacting discretionary demand.

Reasons to Purchase

  • What impact will public sector cuts have on the retail sector?
  • How will the homewares sector perform in 2011, compared with total retail?
  • What effect will inflationary pressures have on the homewares sector?
  • Setting The Scene
    • Economic Synopsis
    • Retail Synopsis
  • Total Retail Spending Analysis
    • Overview
    • Growth Drivers This Quarter
    • Growth Trends
  • Homewares Analysis
    • Overview
    • Growth Drivers This Quarter
    • Growth Trends
    • Sector vs. Total Retail
    • Forecast Data
    • Total Sector Forecasts
    • Category Forecasts
  • Appendix
    • Methodology
    • Principle Sources
    • Definitions
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