Industry Threats & Opportunities
- A robust economy will lift demand for cleaning services from businesses and households
- The industry exhibits low barriers to entry and new enterprises have minimal start-up costs
- Operators will benefit from the anticipated recovery in nonresidential construction... purchase to read more
Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
The Janitorial Services industry has grown moderately as demand for commercial cleaning services, the industry's primary product segment, increased over the past five years. Additionally, declining office vacancy rates, increasing nonresidential construction activity and growth in the number of businesses broadened the industry's client base, contributing to higher industry demand. Over the next five years, a robust economy will lift demand for cleaning services. The rate of nonresidential construction will rise and operators will offer green cleaning services as a way of competing with other companies... ... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Locations Chapter
The regions with the greatest concentration of janitorial services companies include the Southeast followed by the Great Lakes, the West and the Mid-Atlantic regions. Distribution of industry companies is based mainly on business and population density levels.
The Southeast has the greatest share of industry establishments, estimated at 26.1% of the total in 2016. Within the region, Florida is one of the most common destination for janitorial service companies, as the state contains an estimated 8.5% of janitorial service locations. Population shifts to the Southeast over the past five years have resulted in a greater concentration of industry establishments in the region.
In 2016, the West is expected to account for 16.2% o.. ... purchase to read more
Additional Insights for the
IBISWorld identifies 250 Key Success Factors for a business.The most important for the Janitorial Services Industry are Being part of a franchised chain Ability to alter the mix of inputs in line with cost Use of a high-volume, low-margin strategy
IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Number of businesses and Office rental vacancy in the Janitorial Services industry impact industry performance... purchase to read more