TV & Appliance Wholesaling in the US: Market Research Report

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TV & Appliance Wholesaling Market Research Report | NAICS 42362 | Dec 2014

Static image: Demand will rise with incomes, but wholesale bypass will inhibit growth

IBISWorld’s TV & Appliance Wholesaling market research report provides the latest industry statistics and industry trends, allowing you to identify the products and customers driving revenue growth and profitability. The industry report identifies the leading companies and offers strategic industry analysis of the key factors influencing the market.

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Market Share of Companies
There are no companies with a dominant market share
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 09-14
Annual Growth 14-19
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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 Products Chapter

Major household appliances

Major household appliances are expected to account for the majority of industry revenue in 2014, with an estimated share of 32.0% of industry revenue. This product segment includes refrigerators, washing machines, clothes dryers and dishwashers. During the five years to 2014, this segment's demand has declined slightly. This decrease is primarily due to slow growth in discretionary income, which have caused consumers to hold back spending on big-ticket appliances as long as old ones functioned properly. In the five years to 2019, however, improvements in household disposable income levels and consumer spending are anticipated to boost appliance and retail sales... purchase to read more


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What is the TV & Appliance Wholesaling Industry?

Operators in this industry wholesale a range of electric household appliances, such as refrigerators and washing machines, as well as consumer electronics like TVs, DVD players and stereo systems. Goods are purchased from domestic and international manufacturers and then sold to mass merchandisers, department stores, home improvement stores and other appliance retailers.

Industry Products
Major household appliancesSmall household appliancesTelevisionsAudio and video equipmentOther equipment
Industry Activities
Household appliance wholesalingTelevision wholesalingAudio equipment wholesalingAutomotive radio wholesalingElectronics wholesalingHousehold refrigerator and freezer wholesalingElectric water heater wholesaling

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