Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
The Lingerie Stores industry is made up of retailers that primarily sell intimate apparel for women. While the trend toward lingerie as a fashion item and not just a necessity boosted lingerie sales prior to the recession, weak spending conditions following low consumer confidence and disposable income led to this industry's decline in recent years. Nonetheless, more innovative and fashionable products that cater to America's changing demographics are expected to drive this industry's rebound in the coming years.... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Analysis Chapter
The Lingerie Stores industry retails lingerie, shapewear, nightgowns and other intimate wear. Economic recovery and rising disposable income have boosted industry demand over the five years to 2014, with revenue expected to grow at an annualized rate of 3.3% to $13.2 billion during the period. Moreover, many companies have expanded their product lines to include plus-size wear and intimate wear with youth-targeted designs. These measures have extended the Lingerie Store's market reach and further boosted demand over the past five years, with revenue estimated to grow 3.2% over 2014.
There are an estimated 4,678 companies competing in the Lingerie Stores industry... purchase to read more