Down the field: Increasing participation in sports will accelerate industry revenue

Due to this increased physical activity, demand for related sporting goods, apparel and footwear has increased. As a result, industry revenue in California expected to grow over the five years to 2017. This will also lead to accelerated growth over the five years to 2022...read more.

Industry Statistics & Market Size
Revenue
$5bn
Annual Growth 12-17
0.8%
Forecast Growth 17-22
Profit
Employment
30,209
Businesses
4,470
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Industry Threats & Opportunities

  • Increases in sports participation and exercise activity has spurred industry growth
  • Big-box retailers and niche apparel companies threaten growth
  • Adolescents aged 10 to 19 will add to potential scholastic athlete pools
  • Industry Report - Industry Investment Chapter

    The Sporting Goods Stores industry in California has a moderate level of capital intensity. IBISWorld estimates that for every dollar spent on wages, industry operators will spend $0.17 in capital investment. Capital investment is mainly in fixtures and fittings, cash registers and point-of-sale (POS) systems. This industry's capital expenditure is spent when operators open new stores, as facilities or equipment are replaced or when stores are renovated or upgraded with new checkout or inventory control systems. POS systems have enabled operators to computerize their inventory, resulting in better stock control. In ...purchase to read more.

    Additional Insights for the Sporting Goods Stores in California Industry

    IBISWorld identifies 250 Key Success Factors for a business.The most important for the Sporting Goods Stores in California Industry are

  • Production of goods currently favored by the market
  • Management of seasonal production
  • Attractive product presentation
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Per Capita Disposable Income in California and Participation in sports in the Sporting Goods Stores in California industry impact industry performance..

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    What is the Sporting Goods Stores in California Industry?

    Sporting goods stores primarily retail new sporting goods, including bicycles, camping equipment, exercise and fitness equipment, apparel, footwear and other goods and accessories. Products are sourced from sporting goods manufacturers and wholesalers and then sold to the general public via retail stores. Department stores, mass merchants and retailers that exclusively sell apparel are not included in this industry.

    Industry Products
  • Sporting equipment
  • Athletic apparel
  • Athletic footwear
  • Industry Activities
  • Athletic uniforms retailing
  • Bicycle (except motorized) retailing
  • Bowling equipment and supply retailing
  • Diving equipment retailing
  • Exercise equipment retailing
  • Fishing supply retailing
  • Golf equipment and supply retailing
  • Other sporting goods (e.g. scuba, skiing and outdoor) retailing
  • Saddlery retailing
  • Table of Contents

    Industry Definition
    Main Activities
    Similar Industries
    Additional Resources
    Industry Statistics Snapshot
    Industry Structure
    Executive Summary
    Executive Summary
    Key External Drivers
  • Per Capita Disposable Income in California
  • Participation in sports
  • Number of adolescents aged 10 to 19 in California
  • Demand from video games

  • Current Performance
  • Academic sports participation
  • Increasing competition
  • Industry structure
  • Chart: Revenue Growth

  • Industry Outlook
  • Population trends
  • Enterprises and employment
  • Table: Sporting Goods Stores in California Industry Revenue Outlook

  • Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Sporting Goods Stores in California Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

  • Supply Chains
    Key Buying Industries
  • Sports Coaching
  • Physical Therapists
  • Orphanages & Group Homes
  • Ski & Snowboard Resorts
  • Gym, Health & Fitness Clubs
  • Civic, Social & Youth Organizations
  • Consumers

  • Key Selling Industries
  • Athletic & Sporting Goods Manufacturing
  • Footwear Wholesaling
  • Men's & Boys' Apparel Wholesaling
  • Shoe & Footwear Manufacturing
  • Women's & Children's Apparel Wholesaling

  • Products & Services
  • Sporting equipment
  • Other
  • Athletic apparel
  • Athletic footwear
  • Chart: Sporting Goods Stores in California Industry Products and Services Segmentation

  • Major Markets
  • Consumers aged 18-44
  • Consumers aged 45-64
  • Consumers aged 65 and Older
  • Other
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Sporting Goods Stores in California Industry

  • Business Locations
    Chart: Business Locations by State
    Market Share Concentration
    Key Success Factors
    Cost Structure Benchmarks
  • Profit
  • Purchases
  • Wages
  • Rent and utilities
  • Other
  • Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Sporting Goods Stores in California

  • Basis of Competition
  • Internal competition
  • External competition

  • Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Sporting Goods Stores in California Industry

  • Big 5 Sporting GoodsDick's Sporting Goods Inc.REIBass Pro Shops, Inc.
  • Table: Big 5 Sporting Goods - financial performance
  • Table: Dick's Sporting Goods Inc. - financial performance
  • Table: REI - financial performance
  • Table: Bass Pro Shops, Inc. - financial performance

  • Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Sporting Goods Stores in California Industry
  • Chart: Tools of the Trade: Growth Strategies for Success

  • Technology & Systems
    Revenue Volatility
  • Chart: Volatility vs Industry Growth

  • Regulation & Policy
    Industry Assistance
    Table: Industry Data for the Sporting Goods Stores in California Industry
    Includes:
  • Industry Revenue (2008-2022)
  • Establishments (2008-2022)
  • Businesses (2008-2022)
  • Employment (2008-2022)
  • Wages (2008-2022)
  • Participation in sports (2008-2022)

  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
    Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
    Baby Boomers
  • The demographic of Americans born between 1946 and 1964, accounting for a major proportion of the population.
  • Electronic Data Interchange (Edi)
  • The transmission of data between businesses from one computer system to another.
  • Point-Of-Sale (Pos)
  • A system used at checkout in retail stores using computers and cash registers to capture transaction data at the time and place of sale.
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    IBISWorld’s Sporting Goods Stores in California Industry Research Report offers insight into the market at the national level. Our analysis highlights macro trends in the overall sector and the micro trends faced by companies that do business in the Sporting Goods Stores in California industry. Our five-year outlook forecasts explain how the market is set to change and the product segments that will drive growth.

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