Tanning Salons in the US: Market Research Report

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Tanning Salons Market Research Report | NAICS 81219c | Sep 2015

Sun-kissed glow: Mounting cynicism toward UV tanning will force operators to diversify their services

IBISWorld’s Tanning Salons market research report is a comprehensive guide to market size and growth prospects. Our industry reports offer strategic industry analysis of the factors influencing companies, including new product developments, economic, lifestyle and demographic influences, distribution and supply chain factors and pricing issues. Full analysis accompanies our data forecasts to illustrate how the market responds to emerging industry trends.

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Market Share of Companies
There are no companies with a dominant market share
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 10-15
Annual Growth 15-20
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Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

Over the past five years, the industry has grown as US consumers have become wealthier due to higher employment, which has precipitated rising per capita disposable income and consumer confidence. Consequently, demand for personal services and other luxury services has risen as consumers increase their spending on discretionary items and services. However, curbed growth is expected in 2015 as health concerns mitigate improving macroeconomic conditions. The industry is expected to generate more income through sunless tanning beds and merchandise, which will increasingly cater toward consumers looking to make luxury purchases... purchase to read more

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UV Tanning

Ultraviolet (UV) tanning generates about 57.2% of the industry's revenue. UV tanning can be done in tanning beds or in tanning booths. One advantage of tanning booths is that they take up less space; typically 10 to 15 square feet, which is about half the room needed for a tanning bed. As a result, companies can install a greater number of units and maximize their number of customers. Furthermore, tanning booths are sometimes preferred because they are more hygienic. However, the traditional tanning bed remains the industry's standard. Tanning beds typically cost about $4,000. Tanning booths generally cost about $8,000. Tanning booths or beds are outfitted with fluorescent lamps that emit UV in a similar spectrum as the sun... purchase to read more


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What is the Tanning Salons Industry?

This industry includes companies that provide indoor tanning services through UV tanning beds and booths, as well as spray-on tanning services.

Industry Products
UV tanning Sunless tanningMerchandise sales
Industry Activities
Providing UV tanning servicesProviding spray-on tanning servicesProviding airbrush tanning servicesProviding body contour tanning services

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