Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
The Commercial Washing Machine Manufacturing industry, like many others, suffered during the recession, but has managed to rebound swiftly as old machines have been replaced. However, this growth is expected to slow as more people buy homes rather than rent apartments, where commercial washing machines are most often used.... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Starting a New Business Chapter
Barriers to entry in the Commercial Washing Machine Manufacturing industry are high due to Whirlpool and Alliance Laundry's well-entrenched position within the industry. Because they have been around for over 100 years and have established reputations, it is difficult for new entrants to attract consumers. Also, over several years Whirlpool and Alliance established extensive distribution networks to expand their products and this is something new entrants cannot do right away.
Companies wishing to enter the Commercial Washing Machine Manufacturing industry must be able to afford initial capital investments, including acquiring a manufacturing facility. New entrants also need to purchase washing machine motors and transmissions from upstream manufacturers... purchase to read more