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Restaurant & Hotel Equipment Wholesaling in the US: Market Research Report

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Restaurant & Hotel Equipment Wholesaling Market Research Report | NAICS 42344 | Aug 2016

Running hot: Equipment sales will grow as restaurants resume expansion plans

IBISWorld’s Restaurant & Hotel Equipment Wholesaling market research report can be used to help you: understand market size and growth potential; major companies; draft business plans and pitch books; and conduct benchmarking and SWOT analysis. Our industry analysis highlights macro industry trends in the overall sector and micro trends faced by companies that do business in the industry. The industry report also provides key industry statistics and 5-year forecasts to anticipate future industry prospects so you can decide with confidence.

Report Snapshot
Market Share of Companies
There are no companies with a dominant market share
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Revenue
$24bn
Annual Growth 11-16
1.0%
Annual Growth 16-21
Annual Growth
Profit
Profit
Employment
48,946
Businesses
5,628
Industry Threats & Opportunities
  • Improving economic conditions will encourage hotel and restaurant operators to resume expansion plans
  • Tax credits provide an incentive to engage in capital improvement, boosting demand for equipment
  • Improvements in the fast food and restaurant market will positively affect industry revenue
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Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

During the recession, consumer spending plummeted as people were cash strapped because of high unemployment and low disposable incomes. However, after 2010, consumers began dining out at restaurants and traveling more, boosting industry demand as restaurant and hotel owners started to feel more comfortable investing in new equipment. In the upcoming years, more companies will look to invest in technologically advanced and energy-efficient equipment such as ovens, deep fryers and heated cabinets. Domestic travel is also expected to pick up this year, which will continue to raise industry demand. Together, these trends will increase revenue and profitability in the five years to 2021... ... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Industry Key Buyers Chapter

The Restaurant and Hotel Equipment Wholesaling industry has a low level of concentration, with the four largest companies in the industry control less than 15.0% of industry revenue. Historically, this industry also has low concentration because of its geographical diversity throughout the United States. High transportation and distribution costs limited the geographic throughout which industry operators can compete. However, technological improvements, particularly software that coordinates product sales and the available supply and transportation management systems, have automated the shipping process, lowering labor costs and increasing the efficiency of moving goods. Even with these technological advancements, market share concentration is expected to remain low. On .. ... purchase to read more

Additional Insights for the Restaurant & Hotel Equipment Wholesaling Industry

IBISWorld identifies 250 Key Success Factors for a business.The most important for the Restaurant & Hotel Equipment Wholesaling Industry are

  • Having links with suppliers
  • Having a loyal customer base
  • Having a good technical knowledge of the product
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Demand from food services and drinking places and Consumer spending in the Restaurant & Hotel Equipment Wholesaling industry impact industry performance... purchase to read more

     


    Industry ProductsRelated Reports

    What is the Restaurant & Hotel Equipment Wholesaling Industry?

    Companies in this industry distribute, sell and repair commercial machines and equipment used in restaurants and hotels. These products include cooking equipment, dishwashing equipment, balances and scales, soda fountains and food-service fixtures and signs. This industry excludes the wholesaling of refrigeration equipment, which is included in the Refrigeration Equipment Wholesaling industry (IBISWorld report 42374).

    Industry Products
    Restaurant and hotel equipment Store machines and equipmentService receipts and labor charges
     
    Industry Activities
    Balances and scales wholesalingCommercial cooking equipment wholesalingCommercial dishwashing equipment wholesalingCommercial food-service equipment wholesalingCommercial oven wholesalingCommercial kitchen utensil wholesalingStore equipment and fixture wholesalingVending machine wholesaling


    Table of Contents
    About this Industry
    Industry Definition
    Main Activities
    Similar Industries
    Additional Resources
    Industry at a Glance
    Industry Statistics Snapshot
    Industry Structure
    Executive Summary
    Industry Performance
    Executive Summary
    Key External Drivers
  • Demand from food services and drinking places
  • Consumer spending
  • Value of private nonresidential construction
  • Domestic trips by US residents
  • Prime rate
  • Current Performance
  • Spending resumes after the recession
  • Availability of credit and other incentives
  • Rising profit, stagnating industry participation
  • Chart: Revenue Growth
  • Industry Outlook
  • Improving conditions
  • Utility costs and other factors
  • Industry structure and profitability
  • Table: Restaurant & Hotel Equipment Wholesaling Industry Revenue Outlook
  • Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Restaurant & Hotel Equipment Wholesaling Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy
  • Products & Markets
    Supply Chains
  • Key Buying Industries
  • Convenience Stores
  • Hotels & Motels
  • Chain Restaurants
  • Single Location Full-Service Restaurants
  • Food Service Contractors
  • Coffee & Snack Shops
  • Fast Food Restaurants
  • Key Selling Industries
  • Copier & Optical Machinery Manufacturing
  • Hand Tool & Cutlery Manufacturing
  • Office Furniture Manufacturing
  • Power Tools & Other General Purpose Machinery Manufacturing
  • Products & Services
  • Restaurant and hotel equipment
  • Store machines and equipment
  • Service receipts and labor charges
  • Chart: Restaurant & Hotel Equipment Wholesaling Industry Products and Services Segmentation
  • Demand Determinants
    Major Markets
  • Restaurants, hotels and food services
  • Business users for end use
  • Other wholesalers for resale
  • Retailers for resale and repair shops for repair work
  • Other
  • Building contractors, heavy construction and governmental bodies
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Restaurant & Hotel Equipment Wholesaling Industry
  • International Trade
    Business Locations
  • Chart: Business Locations by State
  • Competitive Landscape
    Market Share Concentration
    Key Success Factors
    Cost Structure Benchmarks
  • Profit
  • Purchases
  • Wages
  • Additional expenses
  • Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Restaurant & Hotel Equipment Wholesaling
  • Basis of Competition
    Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Restaurant & Hotel Equipment Wholesaling Industry
  • Industry Globalization
    Major Companies
    There are no major players in this industry
    Operating Conditions
    Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Restaurant & Hotel Equipment Wholesaling Industry
  • Chart: Tools of the Trade: Growth Strategies for Success
  • Technology & Systems
    Revenue Volatility
  • Chart: Volatility vs Industry Growth
  • Regulation & Policy
    Industry Assistance
    Key Statistics
  • Table: Industry Data for the Restaurant & Hotel Equipment Wholesaling Industry
  • Includes:
  • Industry Revenue (2007-2021)
  • Industry Gross Product (2007-2021)
  • Establishments (2007-2021)
  • Businesses (2007-2021)
  • Employment (2007-2021)
  • Wages (2007-2021)
  • Consumer Spending (2007-2021)
  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
  • Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
  • Table: Industry Financial Ratios
  • Jargon & Glossary
    Full-Service Restaurant
  • A food establishment where customers can be served their meal at a table, receive waiter or waitress services and typically pay at the end of the meal.
  • Radio Frequency Identification (Rfid)
  • A technology that tracks products from the time they leave the assembly line to the time they leave the store by releasing continuous signals from a chip.
  • Wholesale Bypass
  • A popular trend within retail and manufacturing industries where producers supply goods directly to stores, eliminating the middleman.

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    • Provides Market Size information to assist with planning and strategic decisions.
    • Includes the necessary information to perform SWOT, PEST and STEER analysis.
    • Helps you understand market dynamics to give you a deeper understanding industry competition and the supply chain.
    • Analyses key performance and operational metrics so that you can benchmark against your own business, that of your customers’ businesses, or your competitors’ businesses.
    The Restaurant & Hotel Equipment Wholesaling market research report includes:
    • Historical data and analysis for the key drivers of this industry
    • A five-year forecast of the market and noted trends
    • Detailed research and segmentation for the main products and markets
    • An assessment of the competitive landscape and market shares for major companies
    • And of course, much more

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