Health Stores in the US: Market Research Report

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Health Stores Market Research Report | NAICS 44619 | Jul 2015

Daily value: Growing interest in nutrition and needs of aging population will boost demand

IBISWorld’s Health Stores market research report can be used to help you: understand market size and growth potential; major companies; draft business plans and pitch books; and conduct benchmarking and SWOT analysis. Our industry analysis highlights macro industry trends in the overall sector and micro trends faced by companies that do business in the industry. The industry report also provides key industry statistics and 5-year forecasts to anticipate future industry prospects so you can decide with confidence.

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Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 10-15
Annual Growth 15-20
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Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

Despite struggles across the entire retail sector, the rapidly growing Health Stores industry has performed well during the five years to 2015. The needs of the aging population, trends toward increased healthy living and improving per capita disposable income are contributing to the industry's growth. In particular, changing attitudes toward personal healthcare are driving demand for natural and anti-aging products. As a result, revenue is expected to rise during the five years to 2015, and moderate growth is expected to continue during the next five years. Despite cost-reduction efforts, profit margins are expected to fall, as competition from new market entrants, mass merchandisers and online retailers intensifies and drives down prices... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Industry Locations Chapter

The Health Stores industry is highly fragmented, consisting of a large number of establishments located throughout the country that primarily serve local markets. The geographical dispersion of the industry largely reflects the population, age and household income distribution in the United States. Store locations are integral to a company's success in the industry. Operators target retail sites that are located in high traffic areas, have easy access and good visibility from major roadways and convenient parking.

Major industry player Vitamin Shoppe Inc... purchase to read more


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What is the Health Stores Industry?

The Health Stores industry includes retailers that primarily sell health and personal care products. Industry establishments include nutritional supplement stores, convalescent and prosthetic supply stores and specialized medical supply stores. The industry excludes pharmacies and optical goods, perfume, cosmetics and beauty supply stores.

Industry Products
Vitamin and mineral supplementsFirst-aid productsConvalescent care productsOrthopedic equipmentSports nutrition products
Industry Activities
Retailing convalescent care productsRetailing first-aid productsRetailing orthopedic equipmentRetailing sports nutrition equipmentRetailing vitamin and mineral supplementsRetailing otological equipment

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