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Children's & Infants' Clothing Stores in the US: Market Research Report

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Children's & Infants' Clothing Stores Market Research Report | NAICS 44813 | Feb 2014

Couture kids: Consumers will continue to spend on children's clothing, especially on high-end brands

IBISWorld’s Children's & Infants' Clothing 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
Revenue
$11bn
Annual Growth 09-14
1.8%
Annual Growth 14-19
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Employment
100,415
Businesses
9,412
Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

The Children's and Infants' Clothing Stores industry will experience steady growth over the next five years as revived sentiment boosts overall sales. Consumers will continue to focus on brand names, driving sales for major companies like Babies"R"Us and Gymboree. Over the next five years, merger and acquisition activity will be common, with major players purchasing less-profitable operations to gain market share... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Industry Analysis Chapter

While demand for children's clothing purchases is more inelastic than other retail apparel industries, the Children's and Infants' Clothing Stores industry was not immune to the effects of the recession. The industry faced some of the same problems as other struggling retailers, including falling per capita disposable income and consumer sentiment during the recession. Larger companies seized the opportunity to acquire struggling operators, resulting in higher market share concentration since 2009. However, as the economy has been slowly recovering, children's and infants' clothing revenue has also turned around, growing an estimated 1.8% per year on average in the five years since 2009, including a 1.2% increase in industry revenue in 2014 to reach $10.9 billion... purchase to read more

 


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What is the Children's & Infants' Clothing Stores Industry?

This industry includes specialized clothing retailers that sell a wide range of infant and children's wear, such as dresses, jackets, jumpsuits, sleepwear and more. Supplementary services include basic alterations like hemming, taking in or letting out seams, and lengthening or shortening sleeves. Sales from department stores and online-only retailers are excluded from the industry.

Industry Products
Girls' clothingInfants' and toddlers' clothingBoys' clothing
 
Industry Activities
Retailing girls' clothingRetailing boys' clothingRetailing infant clothingRetailing toddler clothing


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