Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
Demand for the Warehouse Clubs and Supercenters industry has remained consistent over the past five years. As disposable income dwindled during the recession, consumer confidence plummeted and business sentiment weakened. Many households and businesses turned to industry stores to take advantage of discounted prices. However, after a decade of rapid expansion, the industry has begun to mature. Additionally, the availability of space for new locations has become limited and the introduction of different product lines has been slow. These factors have created a saturated market, which has slightly slowed the industry's expansion. Nonetheless, the industry is forecast to increase its share of the retail sector over the five years to 2021... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Products Chapter
The Warehouse Clubs and Supercenters industry provides a range of general merchandise, which includes: food and beverages; furniture and appliances; health and wellness; apparel and accessories; and fuel and ancillary services. IBISWorld's estimates reflect the industry as a whole, however, such products as a percentage of sales can vary widely among industry operators.
Food and beverages
This industry retails a large selection of fresh and processed food products. Most industry operators will sell several varieties of snack food, candy, alcoholic beverages, nonalcoholic beverages, meat, produce, dairy, frozen food, deli products and pet food... purchase to read more