Out of focus: New technologies and competition from large-scale retailers will restrict growth
The Camera 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.
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 10-15
Annual Growth 15-20
Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
The Camera Stores industry contracted significantly over the past decade. Intensified competition from online retailers and consumer electronic stores has considerably reduced the number of consumers that purchase items from camera stores, forcing several companies to exit the industry. In the coming years, the shift toward new technologies and large-scale retailers is projected to continue, restricting industry growth and cutting into revenue... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Products Chapter
Camera retail accounts for about 47.2% of product share and is the primary product sold by this industry. Sales of camera equipment increased as a share of revenue over the past five years because consumers have leveraged the industry's skilled workers for big-ticket purchases, as opposed to complementary supplies. Products in this segment include digital compact and single lens reflex (SLR) cameras. Compact digital cameras are the most popular camera segment. Due to advanced photo capture technology, which provides many of the same benefits as SLR cameras, this segment has increased as a percentage of total industry revenue... purchase to read more
What is the Camera Stores Industry?
This industry comprises brick-and-mortar camera stores that sell photographic equipment and supplies such as cameras, lighting equipment, film, tripods and other accessories. E-commerce, consumer electronic store and catalog sales are not included in this industry.
CamerasPhotographic equipment and suppliesComputer hardware, software and suppliesAudio equipmentOther merchandiseVideo cameras and gaming consolesRepairs
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