Small Specialty Retail Stores in the US - Industry Market Research Report
- April 2017
- 35 pages
Small Specialty Retail Stores in the US
Operators in the Small Specialty Retail Stores industry sell a diverse range of products, from premium cigars to grave markers. Due to its fragmented nature, the industry is not driven by product-specific trends but rather by broad macroeconomic variables, though individual segments respond to specific shifts in consumer preferences.
Over the five years to 2017, rising income and employment have boosted demand throughout the retail sector.
Over the five years to 2022, this industry is anticipated to continue its gradual decline. IBISWorld forecasts growth in consumer spending, while consumer confidence is anticipated to decline.
Consequently, increasing levels of discretionary spending will be focused on price point over specialty.Industry operators retail specialized lines of goods: kitchenware, art supplies, cigarettes and cigars, collectors’ items, fireworks and trophies.
This industry also includes general merchandise auction houses (except electronic auctions), but excludes mass merchandisers, department stores, grocery stores, warehouse clubs and supercenters.
This report covers the scope, size, disposition and growth of the industry including the key sensitivities and success factors. Also included are five year industry forecasts, growth rates and an analysis of the industry key players and their market shares.
TABLE OF CONTENTS
ABOUT THIS INDUSTRY
INDUSTRY AT A GLANCE
Key External Drivers
Industry Life Cycle
PRODUCTS & MARKETS
Products & Services
Market Share Concentration
Key Success Factors
Cost Structure Benchmarks
Basis of Competition
Barriers to Entry
Technology & Systems
Regulation & Policy
JARGON & GLOSSARY
There are no major players in this industry