Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
The TV and Appliance Wholesaling industry took a hit when disposable income dropped during the recession. In the past five years, stagnant downstream demand has pressured industry sales. Additionally, the industry has been hurt by manufacturers and retailers engaging in wholesale bypass. In the five years to 2019, industry growth will be driven by the recovering economy, as well as trends promoting energy-efficient appliances and technologically advanced products. The continuation of wholesale bypass is projected to hinder some of this industry growth by driving out smaller and less-profitable operations... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry SWOT Analysis Chapter
The TV and Appliance Wholesaling industry is in the mature stage of its life cycle. In the 10 years to 2020, industry value added (IVA), which measures the industry's contribution to GDP, is expected to increase at an average annual rate of 5.9%. This rate is substantially above that of the overall US economy, which is projected to grow at an annualized rate of 2.2% during the same period. Despite this higher IVA rate, the industry exhibits a variety of factors indicative of an industry in its maturity.
Poor industry performance is causing the number of operators operating in this industry to stagnate... purchase to read more