Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
The Dollar and Variety Stores industry has capitalized on the recession, with more consumers turning to these stores for deep discounts. In the next five years, these stores are expected to perform well by targeting low-income households and price-conscious customers. Nevertheless, competition from big-box retailers and higher disposable incomes will slightly hinder revenue growth... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Key Buyers Chapter
The Dollar and Variety Stores industry exhibits medium concentration, with the top four players accounting for 69.0% of revenue. While the industry is concentrated at the top, the remaining share of the market is mainly composed of small- to medium-size players catering to local demand. IBISWorld estimates that more than 10,742 firms will actively compete for the remaining 30.8% of the market in 2013.
Industry concentration has risen in the five years to 2013. In 2008, the same top four players, Dollar General, Family Dollar Stores, Dollar Tree Stores and Big Lots, accounted for about 60.4% of the total revenue... purchase to read more