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Sporting Goods Stores in the US: Market Research Report

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Sporting Goods Stores Market Research Report | NAICS 45111 | Nov 2014

Hanging tough: Despite rising competition, value-added services will support revenue

IBISWorld’s Sporting Goods Stores market research report provides the latest industry statistics and industry trends, allowing you to identify the products and customers driving revenue growth and profitability. The industry report identifies the leading companies and offers strategic industry analysis of the key factors influencing the market.

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Industry Statistics & Market Size
Revenue
$50bn
Annual Growth 10-15
2.6%
Annual Growth 15-20
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Employment
255,046
Businesses
38,748
Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

Over the past five years, the Sporting Goods Stores industry has fared well due to strong demand for sporting goods from more health-conscious individuals. With the sports participation rate anticipated to rise in the five years to 2014, more consumers have required athletic apparel, footwear and other sporting goods for their fitness regimens. Over the five years to 2019, industry revenue is forecast to grow, as growth in sports participation propels demand for athletic apparel, equipment and footwear. While individuals will be time strapped, making it difficult for consumers to incorporate fitness and sporting activities into their daily regimen, rising health consciousness will still spur demand for sporting goods... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Industry Key Buyers Chapter

The Sporting Goods Stores industry is highly fragmented and characterized by a large number of small players as well as several companies that each contribute more than 10.0% of total industry revenue. Many industry operators are family owned or independently operated and cater to a market niche of local consumers. For instance, about 50.0% of total industry establishments are nonemployers, meaning they are sporting goods stores that are owner-operated with no additional employees. However, though there is a large amount of nonemployers, these establishments are expected to account for only 3.4% of total industry revenue. As mass merchandisers enter the Sporting Goods Stores industry, the landscape for the industry has changed... purchase to read more

 


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What is the Sporting Goods Stores Industry?

Sporting goods stores retail new sporting goods, including bicycles, camping equipment, exercise and fitness equipment, apparel, footwear and other goods and accessories. Products are sourced from sporting goods manufacturers and wholesalers and then sold to the general public via retail stores. Department stores, mass merchants and retailers that exclusively sell apparel are not included in this industry.

Industry Products
Sporting equipmentAthletic footwearAthletic apparel
 
Industry Activities
Athletic uniforms retailingBicycle (except motorized) retailingBowling equipment and supply retailingDiving equipment retailingExercise equipment retailingFishing supply retailingGolf equipment and supply retailingOther sporting goods retailing


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