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The Grocery Wholesaling industry in Georgia has experienced low levels of growth over the five years to 2018. The industry is tasked with acting as an intermediary in the grocery product supply chain, distributing general-line grocery products to supermarkets, restaurants and other foodservice locations. Industry operators typically make little-to-no changes to the products they distribute restricting the value added to the final product, which limits industry revenue growth. Due to this, industry revenue tends to fluctuate depending on input costs such as fuel costs and product prices. Additionally, industry revenue relies on downstream demand which is influenced by the level of disposable income in Georgia and overall levels of consumer spending...purchase to read more.

Industry Statistics & Market Size
Revenue
$6bn
Annual Growth 13-18
1.0%
Forecast Growth 18-23
Profit
Employment
4,503
Businesses
172

Industry Threats & Opportunities

  • Industry growth is anticipated to pick up slightly as the local and national economies continue to expand
  • Additional Insights for the Grocery Wholesaling in Georgia Industry

    IBISWorld identifies 250 Key Success Factors for a business.The most important for the Grocery Wholesaling in Georgia Industry are

  • Having contacts within key markets
  • Prompt delivery to market
  • Effective quality control
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Population of Georgia and Agricultural price index in the Grocery Wholesaling in Georgia industry impact industry performance..

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    What is the Grocery Wholesaling in Georgia Industry?

    Grocery wholesalers act as the middlemen between food producers and retailers. They do little to transform products and are intermediaries in merchandise distribution. Wholesalers sell and distribute all general-line grocery products, and industry establishments generally do not specialize. Distributed products usually include dry groceries, perishable food and nonfood products found in grocery stores.

    Industry Products
  • Canned Food
  • Frozen Food
  • Dairy Products
  • Beverages
  • Fresh fruits and vegetables
  • Paper and plastic products
  • Fresh meat and meat products
  • Industry Activities
  • Wholesaling general-line groceries
  • Wholesaling dry groceries
  • Wholesaling perishable food products
  • Wholesaling nonfood products
  • Table of Contents

    Industry Definition
    Main Activities
    Similar Industries
    Additional Resources
    Industry Statistics Snapshot
    Industry Structure
    Executive Summary
    Executive Summary
    Key External Drivers
  • Population of Georgia
  • Agricultural price index
  • Access to credit in Georgia
  • World price of crude oil

  • Current Performance
    Industry Outlook
    Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Grocery Wholesaling in Georgia Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

  • Supply Chains
    Key Buying Industries
  • Supermarkets & Grocery Stores
  • Convenience Stores
  • Meat Markets
  • Fish & Seafood Markets
  • Fruit & Vegetable Markets
  • Specialty Food Stores
  • Chain Restaurants
  • Single Location Full-Service Restaurants
  • Food Service Contractors
  • Caterers

  • Key Selling Industries
  • Bottled Water Production
  • Bread Production
  • Canned Fruit & Vegetable Processing
  • Coffee Production
  • Dairy Product Production
  • Juice Production
  • Snack Food Production
  • Soda Production
  • Tea Production
  • Vegetable Farming

  • Products & Services
  • Other
  • Fresh meat and meat products
  • Frozen Food
  • Canned Food
  • Dairy Products
  • Beverages
  • Paper and plastic products
  • Fresh fruits and vegetables
  • Chart: Grocery Wholesaling in Georgia Industry Products and Services Segmentation

  • Major Markets
  • Supermarkets and other grocery retailers
  • Other wholesalers
  • Food service outlets
  • Other
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Grocery Wholesaling in Georgia Industry

  • Business Locations
    Chart: Business Locations by State
    Market Share Concentration
    Key Success Factors
    Cost Structure Benchmarks
  • Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Grocery Wholesaling in Georgia

  • Basis of Competition
    Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Grocery Wholesaling in Georgia Industry

  • Performance Food Group Company, Sysco Corporation, US Foods Holding Corp., Bunzl PLC,
  • Table: Performance Food Group Company - financial performance
  • Table: Sysco Corporation - financial performance
  • Table: US Foods Holding Corp. - financial performance
  • Table: Bunzl PLC - financial performance

  • Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Grocery Wholesaling in Georgia 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 Grocery Wholesaling in Georgia Industry
    Includes:
  • Industry Revenue (2009-2023)
  • Establishments (2009-2023)
  • Businesses (2009-2023)
  • Employment (2009-2023)
  • Wages (2009-2023)
  • Consumer Food Expenditure (2009-2023)

  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
    Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
    Cooperative
  • A jointly owned, vertically integrated organization, also referred to as a co-op, that produces and distributes goods for the benefit of the owners.
  • Hypermarket
  • A superstore that combines a supermarket and a department store.
  • Supply Chain
  • A network of entities, including primary producers, processors, wholesalers, retailers and other agents, engaged in delivering products to the consumer or customer.
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