Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
The recession had a profound effect on this industry, as it is highly reliant on positive consumer sentiment and a strong housing market. As the economy has strengthened, demand and revenue have somewhat improved; however, in the five years to 2018, the industry will experience much more encouraging increases. The industry will also gain traction as more consumers become comfortable shopping online.... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry SWOT Analysis Chapter
The Online Large Kitchen Appliance Sales industry is in the growth phase of its life cycle. Following decreased demand for projects during the economic downturn, the industry began to recover in 2011 and is expected to continue growing in 2013. Industry value added (IVA), which measures the industry's contribution to the economy, is expected to increase at an average annual rate of 1.0% in the 10 years to 2018. This increase is slightly slower than the GDP growth rate of 2.1% during the same period.
In the five years to 2018, revenue is forecast to rise an average annual 2.7% to $5.6 billion. During this period, industry growth will be supported by a rise in housing starts, higher per capita disposable income and increasing demand for green appliances... purchase to read more