Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
Demand for discretionary purchases like custom screen printing dropped with the decline in consumer disposable incomes and corporate profit during the recession. Consumer and business incomes have grown consistently since then, though, and demand for industry services has returned. The proliferation of the internet has lowered barriers to entry into the industry, but it has also led to greater competition as more potential customers look to internet publishing and DIY screen printing. Competition is anticipated to become even more fierce over the next five years, limiting revenue growth.... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Products Chapter
Screen printing on apparel items is the largest segment in the Custom Screen Printing industry, accounting for about 45.0% of industry revenue in 2013. The process of screen printing on apparel items such as T-shirts and sweaters is a multistep process that can be performed by businesses and consumers alike. While this segment experienced a decline during the recession as a result of reduced consumer spending, its share expanded as the economy began showing signs of recovery. Overall, this segment has increased as a share of revenue during the past five years.
Stationery, invitation and label printing
Stationery, invitation and label printing accounts for about 35.0% of industry revenue in 2013... purchase to read more