Home Furnishing Wholesaling in the US: Market Research Report

Market Research • Market Size • Industry Statistics • Industry Analysis • Industry Trends

Home Furnishing Wholesaling Market Research Report | NAICS 42322 | Feb 2016

Built up: Rising disposable incomes will encourage consumers to upgrade furnishings

IBISWorld’s Home Furnishing Wholesaling 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.

Report Snapshot
Market Share of Companies
There are no companies with a dominant market share
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 11-16
Annual Growth 16-21
Add to Cart
Add to Cart
Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

The Home Furnishing Wholesaling industry has fully recovered from the tribulations of the economic downturn and has experienced significant growth over the five years to 2016. As demand from downstream industries has increased in line with consumer confidence and disposable income, the industry has grown. In the coming years, industry revenue is forecast to continue to grow, as rising consumer sentiment and household disposable incomes encourage consumers to upgrade furnishings in their homes. In addition, retailers will increasingly turn to wholesalers to restock inventory with cheap imported goods... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Industry Key Buyers Chapter

The Home Furnishing Wholesaling industry is highly fragmented, representing a low level of concentration. IBISWorld estimates that the two largest players hold a combined market share of less than 10.0%. No single player is expected to hold a market share of more than 5.0% in 2016. While startup costs can be high, the relative ease of setting up a home furnishing wholesale business has resulted in a large number of small players. More than half of the industry's operators currently employ fewer than five people; more than 80.0% of operators employ fewer than 20 workers.

Some industry operators have consolidated over the years in an effort to increase their margins... purchase to read more


Industry ProductsRelated ReportsTable of Contents

What is the Home Furnishing Wholesaling Industry?

This industry wholesales a broad range of furnishings for homes, such as carpets, curtains, floor coverings, kitchen utensils, rugs and window shades. Wholesalers purchase goods from domestic and international manufacturers and then sell them to department stores, furnishing specialty shops and other respective businesses. This industry excludes furniture wholesaling.

Industry Products
Flooring and floor coveringsLinens, domestics, curtains and draperiesMiscellaneous home furnishingsKitchenware
Industry Activities
Carpet wholesalingFloor cover wholesalingDrapery wholesalingCurtain wholesalingChinaware wholesalingGlassware wholesalingHousehold-type cooking utensil wholesalingLamp wholesalingBed, bath and table linen wholesaling Window blinds and shades wholesaling

View Sample
Select Clients