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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 | Aug 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
$44bn
Annual Growth 09-14
3.0%
Annual Growth 14-19
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Employment
222,927
Businesses
37,446
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 forward 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 Products Chapter

Sporting equipment

In 2014, sporting equipment is anticipated to comprise 46.0% of industry revenue. While this product segment accounts for a large proportion of industry revenue, sporting equipment has steadily declined during the past five years. The decline can be attributed to growth in the rental market for sporting equipment, as consumers have increasingly opted to rent instead of buy their sporting equipment. Additionally, this decline also stems from rising competition from external competitors, such as department stores, warehouse clubs, superstores and online shopping websites, which have increasingly included sporting goods in their product portfolio... 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
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