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Home Furnishings Stores in the US: Market Research Report

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Home Furnishings Stores Market Research Report | NAICS 44229 | Oct 2014

Harvest table: Rising per capita disposable income and growing homeownership will boost revenue

IBISWorld’s Home Furnishings Stores market research report offers insightful industry analysis and research into the market at the national level. IBISWorld’s in-depth industry market research is presented in a logical and consistent format. The industry report contains key industry statistics, market size, industry trends, and growth and profit forecasts for a 5-year outlook period.

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Industry Statistics & Market Size
Revenue
$30bn
Annual Growth 09-14
1.9%
Annual Growth 14-19
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Employment
181,116
Businesses
25,976
Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

In the five years to 2014, the Home Furnishing Stores industry began to recover from the housing market collapse and recession. Declining per capita disposable income, falling consumer confidence and the collapse of the domestic housing market negatively affected revenue for industry operators. Moreover, the industry's decline was perpetuated by heightened internal and external competition, which further decreased industry profitability. Over the five years to 2019, however, the industry will experience better results. This is because continued economic improvements will likely boost overall consumer spending, encouraging increased consumption of home furnishing products. In addition, surges in home ownership levels are projected to drive demand further... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Industry Locations Chapter

Similar to most retail industries in the United States, the geographical spread of furniture stores closely reflects the distribution of population. In theory, the greater the number of residents, the stronger the demand will be for industry products. In 2014, IBISWorld estimates that establishments will be concentrated in the Southeast region, which captures the highest US population share.

Based on US Census Bureau data and IBISWorld estimates, the Southeast region is expected to account for about 26.1% of total establishments and 23.8% of industry revenue in 2014. In turn, population projections indicate that this region will also account for the largest share of the nation's population at 25.4%... purchase to read more

 


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What is the Home Furnishings Stores Industry?

Operators in this industry retail a range of home furnishing goods, including curtains, draperies, blinds, shades, kitchenware, outdoor furniture, home and personal care appliances, floor coverings and decorative accessories. Merchandise is purchased from manufacturers and wholesalers and then sold to the public. Retailers that operate primarily as furniture stores, flooring stores, or electronic shopping and mail-order houses are not included in this industry.

Industry Products
Kitchen and cookwareWindow coveringsTextile productsDecorative accessories and seasonal decorationsFurnitureOther furnishings
 
Industry Activities
Retailing kitchenwareRetailing curtains, draperies, slipcovers, vertical and horizontal blindsRetailing towels, sheets, blankets and table linensRetailing decorative accessoriesRetailing outdoor and patio furnitureRetailing small electric/personal care appliances Retailing soft-surface floor covering


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