Athletic Shoe Stores in the US: Market Research Report

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Athletic Shoe Stores Market Research Report | Consumer Goods & Services | Apparel & Accessories Stores | Apr 2016

Sprint ahead: The industry will grow as consumers gain confidence in their financial stability

The Athletic Shoe Stores market research report provides key industry analysis and industry statistics, measures market size, analyzes current and future industry trends and shows market share for the industry’s largest companies. IBISWorld publishes the largest collection of industry reports so you can see an industry’s supply chain, economic drivers and key buyers and markets.

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Market Share of Companies
Adidas Adidas market share
Foot Locker Inc. Foot Locker Inc. market share
NIKE NIKE market share
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 11-16
Annual Growth 16-21
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Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

The Athletic Shoe Stores industry has grown strongly amid economic recovery, with consumers willing to increase their discretionary purchases and invest in expensive athletic footwear. In addition, obesity concerns have prompted Americans to be more health-conscious and to exercise more, driving up demand for athletic shoes. Moving forward, the industry is forecast to continue its consistent growth over the next five years. While consumer spending is expected to accelerate, heightened competition from online retailers will moderate growth. Nevertheless, the industry will continue to grow amid economic recovery, with sports participation expected to rise, benefiting the industry.... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Industry Locations Chapter

The spread of athletic shoe stores closely follows that of the active US population. Operators serve their local markets and open up shop close to their customers. The Southeast has the highest concentration of residents at 25.4% of the population and 27.6% of athletic shoe stores. Florida is the state in the region in terms of establishments, accounting for 7.5% of total athletic shoe stores and 6.1% of the population. The disparity indicates that consumers in Florida are more active due to the favorable weather conditions in the region.

The Mid-Atlantic region holds 18.3% of athletic shoe stores and 15.5% of the population. Within this region, New York holds the highest portion of industry establishments at 7.9%. The state also accounts for 6.2% of the population... purchase to read more


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What is the Athletic Shoe Stores Industry?

This industry includes retailers that primarily sell athletic shoes, such as running shoes, basketball shoes and sneakers; these stores may also sell apparel. Stores that primarily sell specialty sports footwear, such as golf shoes, bowling shoes and spiked shoes, are included as part of the Sporting Goods Stores industry (IBISWorld report 45111). Used goods and online sales are also excluded from this industry.

Industry Products
Men's shoesWomen's shoesChildren's shoes
Industry Activities
Retailing sneakersRetailing running shoesRetailing basketball shoesRetailing apparel and other related accessories

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