Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
Their day in the sun
The Self-Tanning Product Manufacturing industry has seen a meteoric rise in revenue since the turn of the millennium and will not slow by much in the five-year period to 2016. Growing concerns about the effects of UV rays and a growing skin cancer rate has lured many consumers to use sunless tanning products. As this industry's products continue to provide better results, they are increasingly desirable to consumers, who are also expected to see a rise in disposable income, further bolstering revenue.... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Locations Chapter
The distribution of tanning product sales is mainly according to population levels. The regions with the greatest number of self-tanning product consumers are the West, the Southeast and the Mid-Atlantic regions.
The West has the largest share of tanning product consumers, estimated at 22.0% in 2011. Although, the West enjoys sunny weather, there is still a large demand for self-tanning services. California alone accounts for 16.7% of the total, which is the highest share in the nation. California is an attractive market due to its large celebrity and trendsetter base in Los Angeles, San Francisco and San Diego, as well as its many beaches and parties in which people want to appear tan... purchase to read more