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Clothing & Footwear Industry Market Review 2010 Product Image

Clothing & Footwear Industry Market Review 2010

  • Published: July 2010
  • Region: United Kingdom
  • Key Note Publications Ltd

FEATURED COMPANIES

  • Adidas
  • Burberry
  • Delta Galil
  • House Of Fraser Group
  • Monsoon
  • Primark
  • MORE

The UK clothing and footwear (or apparel) market was worth an estimated £46.05bn in 2009, accounting for 5.3% of total consumer spending. In 1960, these products, although among the essentials of human living, accounted for 10% of the household budget, so they have lost relative importance in the consumer economy.

Although other household priorities, such as foreign holidays, mortgages and cars, have developed since 1960, the main reason for the apparel market's failure to grow rapidly is price deflation. Between 2005 and 2009, the market grew by 6% at current prices but much higher volumes of apparel were bought at lower prices. The women's outerwear segment actually declined slightly in value, because average prices were 22% lower in 2009 than they were in 2005. This occurred despite the dynamism of `fast fashion', in which more and more garments are bought but worn only a few times before they go out of fashion and are disposed of.

Prices for some clothing items have, in fact, declined for a much longer period — even relative to late 1980s prices. This is attributable to two long-term factors: cheaper imports and retail competition. A first wave of imports READ MORE >

Executive Summary

1. Industry Overview
Report Coverage
Report Background
Economic Trends
Population
Table.1: Uk Resident Population Estimates By Sex (000), Mid-years-
Table.2: Actual And Forecast Uk Resident Population By Age (000),-
Gross Domestic Product
Table.3: Uk Gross Domestic Product At Current And Annual Chain-linked Prices (£m),-
Household Disposable Income
Table.4: Uk Household Disposable Income Per Capita (£),-
Inflation
Table.5: Uk Rate Of Inflation (%),-
Table.6: Retail Price Indices For Clothing And Footwear (2005=100), February-
Unemployment
Table.7: Actual Number Of Unemployed Persons In The Uk (million),-
Market Size
Table.8: The Uk Clothing And Footwear Market By Sector By Value (£m At Rsp),-
Market Segmentation
Industry Structure
Uk Manufacturing
Table.9: Uk Production Of Clothing By Sector By Value (£m),-
Number Of Uk Manufacturers And Employees
Table.10: Number Of Uk Vat- And/or Paye-based Manufacturers Of Clothing And Footwear By Turnover Sizeband (£000 And %),
Table.11: Employee Jobs In The Uk Textile And Clothing Industries (000),-
Imports And Exports
Table.12: Uk Balance Of Trade In Clothing And Footwear By Value (£m),-
Table.13: Uk Imports And Exports Of Clothing And Footwear By Country By Value (%),
Retail Distribution
Table.14: Retail Outlets Used To Buy Any Clothing And Footwear, And
Market Position
Key Trends
Relative Economic Decline For Clothing And Footwear
Prices, Fast Fashion And Disposability
Population Growth And Ageing
Styles And Fashion Trends
Retailer Market Shares
Legislation
Key Trade Associations
British Apparel Textile Confederation
British Footwear Association
Sports Manufacturers And Retailers Trade Association
Uk Fashion Exports

2. Pest Analysis
Political Factors
Economic Factors
Social Factors
Technological Factors

3. Key Note Primary Research
Introduction
Types Of Retailer Used
Table.1: Retail Outlets Used To Buy Any Clothing And Footwear (% Of Adults),, And
Table.2: Retail Outlets Used To Buy Formal/work And Sports/casual Clothing And Footwear, And
By Sex
By Age
Table.3: Retail Outlets Used To Buy Any Clothing And Footwear By Age (% Of Adults),
By Social Grade
Table.4: Retail Outlets Used To Buy Any Clothing And Footwear By Social Grade (% Of Adults),
By Region
Table.5: Retail Outlets Used To Buy Any Clothing And Footwear ? Regional Extremes (% Of Adults),
Popular Multiple Retailers
Table.6: Retailers Used To Buy Women's Or Girls' Clothing And Footwear (% Of Adults), And
Table.7: Retailers Used To Buy Men's Or Boys' Clothing And Footwear (% Of Adults), And

4. Competitive Structure
The Marketplace
Labour-intensive Production
Vertical Integration
Branding And Designer Labels
Globalisation
Market Leaders
Table.1: Selected Leading Uk Suppliers Of Clothing And Footwear By Turnover (£m),/2009/
Leading Specialist Retailers
Marks Spencer
Company History
Current Structure And Performance
Next
Company History
Current Structure And Performance
Primark
Company History
Current Structure And Performance
Arcadia Group (including Bhs)
Company History
Current Structure And Performance
New Look
Company History
Current Structure And Performance
Matalan
Monsoon
Leading General Retailers
Grocery Retailers
Tesco
Asda
Sainsbury's
Department Stores
Debenhams
House Of Fraser Group
Other Specialist Retailers
Alexon
Aurora (including Oasis)
Austin Reed
Cj Clark
Ethel Austin
French Connection Group
Gap
Hm (hennes Mauritz)
Moss Bros
Peacock Group
River Island
Uniqlo
Zara
Childrenswear Retailers
Sportswear Retailers
Manufacturers Of Clothing And Footwear
Adidas
Alexandra Workwear
Burberry
Table.2: Burberry Group Plc ? Financial Results (£m), Years Ending March-
Cj Clark
Coats
Courtaulds Textiles
Crystal Martin
Dawson
Delta Galil
Eveden
Intimas
Jacques Vert
Laura Ashley
Levi Strauss
Mulberry
Nike
Pentland Group
Pringle
Stirling Group
Vf Corporation
Outside Suppliers
Marketing Activity
Table.3: Main Media Advertising Expenditure On Clothing And Footwear By Sector (£000 And %), Year Ending March
Table.4: Selected Major Advertising Campaigns By Clothing And Footwear Brands And Retailers (£000), Year Ending March
Other Activities

5. Womenswear
Introduction
Key Trends
Price Deflation
Underwear More Profitable
Working Women
Fast Fashion
`anything Goes'
Shapes And Sizes
Retailer Trends
Market Size
Table.1: The Uk Market For Womenswear By Sector By Value (£m At Rsp),-
Table.2: Retail Price Indices For Women's Outerwear And Other Clothing (2005=100), February-
By Market Sector
Supply Structure
Manufacturing
Table.3: Uk Production Of Woven Womenswear By Sector By Value (£m),-
Retail Distribution
Table.4: Retail Outlets Used To Buy Any Clothing And Footwear (% Of Adults),, And
Major Players
Table.5: Retailers Used To Buy Women's Or Girls' Clothing And Footwear (% Of Adults), And
Advertising And Promotion
Table.6: Main Media Advertising Expenditure On Women's And Unisex Clothing By Brand (£000), Year Ending March
Buying Behaviour
Popular Multiple Retailers
Table.7: Use Of Selected Multiple Retailers To Buy Womenswear By Socio-demographic Group (% Of Adults),
Forecasts To
Table.8: The Forecast Uk Market For Womenswear By Sector By Value (£m At Rsp),-

6. Menswear
Introduction
Key Trends
Smart Casual
Quality And Branding
Manufacturers Surviving
Retailer Trends
Formal Looks
Market Size
Table.1: The Uk Market For Menswear By Sector By Value (£m At Rsp),-
Table.2: Retail Price Indices For Men's Outerwear And Other Clothing (2005=100), February-
By Market Sector
Supply Structure
Manufacturing
Table.3: Uk Production Of Woven Menswear By Sector By Value (£m),-
Retail Distribution
Table.4: Retail Outlets Used To Buy Any Clothing And Footwear (% Of Adults),, And
Major Players
Table.5: Retailers Used To Buy Men's Or Boys' Clothing And Footwear (% Of Adults), And
Advertising And Promotion
Table.6: Main Media Advertising Expenditure On Men's And Unisex Clothing By Brand (£000), Year Ending March
Buying Behaviour
Popular Multiple Retailers
Table.7: Use Of Selected Multiple Retailers To Buy Menswear By Socio-demographic Group (% Of Adults),
Forecasts To
Table.8: The Forecast Uk Market For Menswear By Sector By Value (£m At Rsp),-

7. Childrenswear And Babywear
Introduction
Key Trends
Population Trends
Babywear In Demand
Other Demographic Factors
Character Licensing And Designer Labels
`wannabes'
Retailer Trends
Ethical Clothing
Larger Sizes
Market Size
Table.1: The Uk Market For Childrenswear And Babywear By Value (£m At Rsp),-
Table.2: Retail Price Indices For Clothing And Footwear (2005=100), February-
By Market Sector
Table.3: The Uk Market For Childrenswear By Type Of Garment By Value (£m At Rsp),-
Table.4: The Uk Market For Childrenswear By Sex By Value (£m At Rsp),-
Supply Structure And Major Players
Mothercare
Other Retailers
Advertising And Promotion
Buying Behaviour
Expenditure On Children's Clothing
Table.5: Expenditure On Children's Clothing In The Last Months (% Of Adults), September
Forecasts To
Table.6: Actual And Forecast Uk Child And Teenager Population By Age (000),-
Table.7: The Forecast Uk Market For Childrenswear And Babywear By Value (£m At Rsp),-

8. Footwear
Introduction
Key Trends
Diverse Fashions
Rise Of Brands
Quality Manufacturing
Retailer Trends
Market Size
Table.1: The Uk Market For Footwear By Sector By Value (£m At Rsp),-
Table.2: Retail Price Index For Footwear (2005=100), February-
By Market Sector
Physical Categories
Distribution And Branding
Supply Structure
Manufacturing
Table.3: Uk Footwear Manufacturers' Output By Value (£m At Msp),-
Table.4: Uk Imports And Exports Of Footwear By Value (£m),-
Table.5: Uk Imports Of Footwear By Country Of Origin By Value (%),-
Retail Distribution
Table.6: The Uk Market For Footwear By Retail Channel By Value (%),-
Major Players
Cj Clark
Table.7: Cj Clark Ltd ? Financial Results (£000 And Number), Years Ending January-
Pentland Group
Other Companies
Advertising And Promotion
Table.8: Main Media Advertising Expenditure On Footwear By Sector By Brand (£000), Year Ending March
Buying Behaviour
Table.9: Spending On Footwear In The Last Months By Type Of Product (% Of Adults),
Table.10: The Adult Population By Shoe Size By Sex (%),
Forecasts To
Table.11: The Forecast Uk Market For Footwear By Sector By Value (£m At Rsp),-

9. Sportswear
Introduction
Key Trends
Sports Participation And Leisurewear
From Competition To Fitness
Technology
Consolidation In Sports Retailing
Consolidation In Sportswear Branding
Market Size
Table.1: The Uk Market For Sportswear By Sector By Value (£m At Rsp),-
By Market Sector
Supply Structure
Manufacturing
Retail Distribution
Table.2: Retail Outlets Used To Buy Sports/casual Clothing And Footwear (% Of Adults), And
Major Players
Table.3: Leading Suppliers Of Sports Clothing And Footwear To The Uk By Country Of Origin And Global Turnover ($, E And £),
Nike
Adidas Group
Pentland Group
Other Sportswear Companies
Advertising And Promotion
Table.4: Main Media Advertising Expenditure On Sports Clothing And Footwear By Brand (£000), Year Ending March
Buying Behaviour
Types Of Retailer Used
Table.5: Use Of Selected Retail Channels To Buy Sportswear By Socio-demographic Group (% Of Adults),
Participation In Sport
Table.6: Regular And Occasional Participation In The Leading Sports And Fitness Activities (% Of Adults),
Forecasts To
Table.7: The Forecast Uk Market For Sportswear By Sector By Value (£m At Rsp),-

10. Accessories And Other Clothing Costs
Introduction
Key Trends
Cyclical Markets
Accessories For The `look'
Mending And Making Do
The Popularity Of Home Crafts
Retailer Trends
Market Size
Table.1: The Uk Market For Accessories And Other Clothing Costs By Sector By Value (£m At Rsp),-
By Market Sector
Supply Structure
Manufacturing
Retail Distribution
Major Players
Advertising And Promotion
Table.2: Main Media Advertising Expenditure On Clothing Accessories By Brand (£000), Year Ending March
Buying Behaviour
Forecasts To
Table.3: The Forecast Uk Market For Accessories And Other Clothing Costs By Sector By Value (£m At Rsp),-

11. A Global Perspective
The Global Market
Table.1: The Global Market For Clothing By Region By Value (£bn At Rsp),-
Global Brands And Designers
International Retailers
Table.2: The World's Leading Clothing Retailers By Turnover ($bn),/
Production In The People's Republic Of China
The European Textile Industry
Table.3: The Leading Countries Supplying Clothing To The Eu27 By Value (_bn And %),

12. The Future
The Economy
Population
Table.1: Forecast Uk Resident Population By Sex (000), Mid-years-
Gross Domestic Product
Table.2: Forecast Growth In Uk Gross Domestic Product In Real Terms (%),-
Inflation
Table.3: Forecast Uk Rate Of Inflation (%),-
Unemployment
Table.4: Forecast Actual Number Of Unemployed Persons In The Uk (million),-
Forecasts To
Table.5: The Forecast Uk Clothing And Footwear Market By Sector By Value (£m At Rsp),-
Future Trends

13. Further Sources

Associations

General Sources

Government Sources

- Adidas
- Adidas Group
- Alexandra Workwear
- Alexon
- Arcadia Group (including Bhs)
- Asda
- Aurora (including Oasis)
- Austin Reed
- Burberry
- Cj Clark
- Coats
- Courtaulds Textiles
- Crystal Martin
- Current Structure and Performance
- Dawson
- Debenhams
- Delta Galil
- Department Stores
- Ethel Austin
- Eveden
- French Connection Group
- Gap
- Hm (hennes Mauritz)
- House Of Fraser Group
- Intimas
- Jacques Vert
- Laura Ashley
- Levi Strauss
- Marks Spencer
- Matalan
- Monsoon
- Moss Bros
- Mothercare
- Mulberry
- Next
- Nike
- Peacock Group
- Primark
- Pringle
- River Island
- Sainsbury's
- Stirling Group
- Tesco
- Uniqlo
- Vf Corporation
- Zara

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