Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
After reaching a low point during the economic downturn, revenue for the Adjustable Bed and Mattress Manufacturing industry is expected to surge in the five years to 2015. The industry has benefited from increased disposable incomes, which better enable consumers to afford its discretionary products, and an improved real estate market, which encourages consumers to purchase and furnish new homes. Additionally, adjustable bed and mattress manufacturers have offered new technology in their products to win over new customers. These trends will continue in the five years to 2020, further lifting industry sales.... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Starting a New Business Chapter
The Adjustable Bed and Mattress Manufacturing industry has a significant level of concentration. Consequently, the dominance of existing players creates a barrier for new entrants in establishing links with key suppliers and customers. Companies must invest heavily in marketing and promotional activity to build brand and market awareness.
Initial startup costs in this industry can be high. New entrants need to consider the costs of capital equipment, research and development, marketing and the purchase of raw materials. These high costs can discourage new operators from entering the industry.
Industry manufacturers also need to consider establishing distribution networks with upstream and downstream suppliers... purchase to read more