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Plunkett's Retail Industry Almanac 2014: Retail Industry Market Research, Statistics, Trends & Leading Companies - Product Image

Plunkett's Retail Industry Almanac 2014: Retail Industry Market Research, Statistics, Trends & Leading Companies

  • ID: 2753731
  • February 2014
  • 664 Pages
  • Plunkett Research Ltd

FEATURED COMPANIES

  • 7-Eleven Inc
  • Canadian Tire Corp Ltd
  • Fred's Inc
  • Kohl's Corp
  • Perfumania Holdings Inc
  • Staples Inc
  • MORE

Plunkett's Retail Industry Almanac 2014 is a complete market research report, including forecasts and market estimates, technologies analysis and developments at innovative firms. You will gain vital insights that can help you shape your own strategy for business development, product development and investments.

Key Features

- Market forecasts and Industry Statistics
- Industry Associations and Professional Societies List
- In-Depth Profiles of hundreds of leading companies
- Industry Glossary
- Industry trends analysis, market data and competitive intelligence

Key Questions Answered

- How is the industry evolving?
- What is the size of the market now and in the future?
- What are the financial results of the leading companies?
- What are the names and titles of top executives?
- What are the top companies and what are their revenues?
- How is the industry being shaped by new technologies?
- How is demand growing in emerging markets and mature economies?

Scope of the Report

Major Trends Affecting the Retail Industry

1) Introduction to the Retail Industry
2) Wal-Mart Dominates U.S. Retailing but Looks Overseas READ MORE >

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FEATURED COMPANIES

  • 7-Eleven Inc
  • Canadian Tire Corp Ltd
  • Fred's Inc
  • Kohl's Corp
  • Perfumania Holdings Inc
  • Staples Inc
  • MORE

Introduction
How to Use This Book

Chapter 1: Major Trends Affecting the Retail Industry

1) Introduction to the Retail Industry
2) Wal-Mart Dominates U.S. Retailing but Looks Overseas for Growth
3) Department Stores Streamline While Outlet Stores Proliferate
4) Discount Stores Report Continued Growth
5) Private Label Brands Grow in Share of Total Store Sales
6) Sophistication and Success for Direct Marketers and Non-Store Sales
7) Apple Sets the Bar for Showcase Stores and Super-Merchandisers
8) For the Long Term in the U.S., Consumers Increase Savings/Less Inclined to Use Debt
9) Bricks, Clicks and Catalogs Create Synergies While Online Sales Growth Surges
10) Location-Based Advertising and Mobile Advertising on Cellphones Grow Quickly
11) Groupon and Other Coupon Firms Compete Aggressively for Consumers' Attention
12) Retail Technologies Leap Ahead
13) RFID Drives Inventory Management Evolution
14) Self Service Retail Technologies Take Off
15) Self Service Apparel Fitting Technologies Grow in Stores and Online
16) Retailers Eye Expanding Middle Class, Move into Emerging Markets, Including China, India and Brazil
17) Sales Per Square Foot at Lifestyle Centers and Super-Regional Malls Rise While Vacancy Rates Fall
18) Entertainment-Based Retailing, including Power Towns
19) Malls Remodel to Boost Sales and Attract Shoppers
20) Fast Fashion: Designers and Retailers Speed Up
21) Luxury Item Sales Rebound
22) LOHAS- Socially Conscious Consumers Create Challenges and Opportunities for Advertisers and Marketers
23) How to Interpret Reports of Retail Sales

Chapter 2: Retail Industry Statistics

- U.S. Retail Industry Overview
- Annual Consumer Price Index, 1915-2013
- Exports, General Imports & Trade Balance in Goods, U.S.: 1989-2nd Quarter 2013
- Total U.S. Retail Sales & Annual Percent Change: 1992-2013
- U.S. Retail Trade Corporation Statistics, 2nd Quarter 2013
- Total Annual Sales of Merchant Wholesalers, U.S.: 2007-2012
- Total Monthly Sales and Inventories of Merchant Wholesalers, U.S.: January-August 2013
- Retail & Food Services Sales by Kind of Business, U.S.: Monthly, through August 2013
- Retail & Food Services Sales by Kind of Business, U.S.: 2007-2012
- Estimated Quarterly U.S. Retail Sales, Total & E-Commerce: 1st Quarter 2005-2nd Quarter 2013
- Total U.S. Disposable Income, Expenditures & Gross Domestic & National Product Per Capita: Selected Years, 1960-2013
- Average Annual U.S. Household Expenditures: 2007-2012
- Distribution of Total U.S. Annual Household Expenditures, by Major Category: 2012
- Resident Population Estimates by Age, U.S.: 2005-2012
- Employment in the Retail Industry, U.S.: 2006-August 2013

Chapter 3: Important Retail Industry Contacts

- Addresses, Phone Numbers and Internet Sites

Chapter 4: THE RETAIL 500:

- Who They Are and How They Were Chosen
- Industry List, With Codes
- Index of Companies Within Industry Groups
- Alphabetical Index
- Index of U.S. Headquarters Location by State
- Index of Non-U.S. Headquarters Location by Country
- Individual Data Profiles on Each of THE RETAIL 500
- Additional Indexes
- Index of Hot Spots for Advancement for Women/Minorities
- Index by Subsidiaries, Brand Names and Selected Affiliations
- A Short Retail Industry Glossary

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- 7-Eleven Inc
- 84 Lumber Company
- 99 Cents Only Stores
- A C Moore Arts & Crafts Inc
- A S Watson Group
- Aaron's Inc
- Abercrombie & Fitch Co
- Academy Sports & Outdoors Ltd
- Ace Hardware Corporation
- Advance Auto Parts Inc
- AEON Co Ltd
- AeroGroup International Inc
- Aeropostale Inc
- Ahold USA Inc
- Albertson's LLC
- ALCO Stores Inc
- ALDI Group
- Aldo Group Inc
- Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc
- Allen-Edmonds Shoe Corp
- Alliance Boots GmbH
- Alticor Inc (Amway)
- AMCON Distributing Co
- American Apparel Inc
- American Eagle Outfitters Inc
- American Girl LLC
- Ann Inc
- Apple Inc
- Arcadia Group
- Arcs Company Limited
- Arden Group Inc
- Army and Air Force Exchange Service (AAFES)
- Ascena Retail Group Inc
- Ashley Furniture Industries Inc
- Associated Wholesale Grocers Inc
- AutoZone Inc
- Avon Products Inc
- Axfood AB
- B&Q plc
- Barbeques Galore Inc
- Bare Escentuals Inc
- Barnes & Noble College Booksellers Inc
- Barnes & Noble Inc
- Barney's New York Inc
- Bass Pro Shops Inc
- Bath & Body Works Inc
- BeautiControl Inc
- Beauty Gems Holdings Co Ltd
- Bebe Stores Inc
- Bed Bath & Beyond Inc
- Belk Inc
- Benetton Group SPA
- Berkshire Hathaway Inc
- Best Buy Co Inc
- Bestway Inc
- BHS Limited
- Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation
- Big Lots Inc
- Billabong International Ltd
- BIM Birlesik Magazalar AS
- Birks Group Inc
- BJ's Wholesale Club Inc
- Blair Corporation
- Blockbuster LLC
- Body Shop International plc (The)
- Bon-Ton Stores Inc (The)
- Books A Million Inc
- Boral Limited
- Boscov's Inc
- Brazilian Distribution Company
- Brooks Brothers Group Inc
- Brookstone Inc
- Brown Shoe Company Inc
- Buckle Inc (The)
- Build-A-Bear Workshop Inc
- Building Materials Holding Corp
- Bulgari SpA
- Burberry Group plc
- Burlington Coat Factory
- Cabela's Inc
- Cache Inc
- Calloway's Nursery Inc
- Canadian Tire Corp Ltd
- Carphone Warehouse Group plc
- CARQUEST Corp
- Carrefour SA
- Carr-Gottstein Foods Co
- Carters Inc
- Casey's General Stores Inc
- Cash America International Inc
- Casual Male Retail Group Inc
- Cato Corp (The)
- CCA Global Partners
- Chanel SA
- Charlotte Russe Holding Inc
- Charming Charlie
- Charming Shoppes Inc
- Chico's FAS Inc
- Children's Place Retail Stores Inc (The)
- Chow Tai Fook Jewellery Group Ltd
- Christian Dior SA
- Christies International plc
- Christopher & Banks Corp
- Claire's Stores Inc
- Coach Inc
- Coldwater Creek Inc
- Coles Group Ltd
- Companhia Brasileira de Distribuicao SA (CBD)
- CompUSA Inc
- Conn's Inc
- Container Store (The)
- CORT Business Services Corporation
- Cortefiel SA
- Cost Plus Inc
- Cost U Less Inc
- Costco Wholesale Corp
- Cumberland Farms Inc
- CVS Caremark Corporation
- De Beers SA
- Deb Shops Inc
- Delhaize Group
- dELiA*s Inc
- Demoulas Super Markets Inc
- Destination Maternity Corp
- Diane von Furstenberg Studio LP
- Dick's Sporting Goods Inc
- Diesel SpA
- Dillard's Inc
- Discount Tire Co
- Distribuidora Internacional de Alimentacion S.A.
- Dixons Retail PLC
- Do It Best Corp
- Dolce & Gabbana SpA (D&G)
- Dollar General Corporation
- Dollar Tree Inc
- Douglas Holding AG
- DSW Inc
- Duane Reade Inc
- Eastern Mountain Sports Inc
- ECCO Sko A/S
- Eddie Bauer LLC
- Eileen Fisher Inc
- El Puerto de Liverpool SAB de CV
- Elder-Beerman Stores Corp (The)
- Emerging Vision Inc
- EnviroStar Inc
- Esprit Holdings Ltd
- Estee Lauder Companies Inc (The)
- Etam Developpement
- Ethan Allen Interiors Inc
- Express Inc
- EZcorp Inc
- Family Dollar Stores Inc
- FamilyMart Co Ltd
- Fanatics, Inc.
- Federation of Migros Cooperatives
- Ferguson Enterprises Inc
- Fifth & Pacific Companies Inc
- Fila USA Inc
- Filippa K
- Financiere Richemont SA
- Finish Line Inc (The)
- First Cash Financial Services Inc
- Fisher Auto Parts Inc
- Five Below Inc
- FJ Benjamin Holdings
- Foot Locker Inc
- Forever 21 Inc
- Fossil Inc
- Francesca's Holdings Corp
- Franklin Covey Co
- Frederick's of Hollywood Group Inc
- Fred's Inc
- French Connection Group plc
- Fresh Market Inc (The)
- Frontgate HSN Inc
- Fry's Electronics Inc
- Fung Group
- Furniture Brands International Inc
- GameStop Corp
- Gap Inc (The)
- Garden Ridge Corporation
- Genesco Inc
- Genuine Parts Company
- George Weston Limited
- Gianni Versace SpA
- Giant Eagle Inc
- G-III Apparel Group Ltd
- Giorgio Armani SpA
- GNC Holdings Inc
- Golub Corporation
- GOME Electrical Appliance
- Gordmans Stores Inc
- Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company (The, A&P)
- Gristede's Foods Inc
- Groupe Auchan SA
- Groupe Casino (Casino Guichard Perrachon SA)
- Grupo Adeo
- Grupo Comercial Gomo SA de CV
- Grupo Elektra SA de CV
- Grupo Sanborns SA de CV
- Guess? Inc
- Guitar Center Inc
- Gymboree Corp (The)
- H&M (Hennes & Mauritz) AB
- H2O Retailing Corporation
- Haggar Corp
- Hallmark Cards Inc
- Hancock Fabrics Inc
- Hanover Direct Inc
- Harris Teeter Supermarkets Inc
- Harry & David Holdings Inc
- Hastings Entertainment Inc
- Hat World Corporation
- Haverty Furniture Companies Inc
- HE Butt Grocery Company (HEB)
- Herbalife Ltd
- Hermes International SA
- Hhgregg Inc
- Hibbett Sports Inc
- HMSHost Corp
- Hobby Lobby Stores Inc
- Home Depot Inc
- Home Retail Group plc
- Hot Topic Inc
- HSN Inc (Home Shopping Network)
- Hudson's Bay Company
- Hugo Boss AG
- Hy-Vee Inc
- IKEA (Inter IKEA Systems BV)
- Inditex (Industria de Diseno Textil SA)
- Ingles Markets Inc
- Interbond Corporation of America (BrandsMart)
- IParty Corp
- Isetan Mitsukoshi Holdings Ltd
- Ito-Yokado Co Ltd
- J C Penney Company Inc
- J Crew Group Inc
- J Front Retailing Co
- J Jill Group Inc (The)
- J Sainsbury plc
- Jean Coutu Group Inc (The)
- Jennifer Convertibles Inc
- Jeronimo Martins SGPS SA
- Jil Sander SpA
- Jo Ann Stores Inc
- John Lewis Partnership
- Jones Group Inc (The)
- Jos A Bank Clothiers Inc
- Kasper Ltd
- Kate Spade LLC
- Kenneth Cole Productions Inc
- KERING SA
- KiK Textilien & Non-Food GmbH
- Kingfisher plc
- Kirklands Inc
- Kmart Holding Corporation
- Kohl's Corp
- Kroger Co (The)
- L Brands Inc
- L L Bean Inc
- Lacoste SA
- Lands End Inc
- Lawson Inc
- La-Z-Boy Incorporated
- Les Schwab Tire Centers
- Leslie's Poolmart Inc
- Levi Strauss & Co
- Lianhua Supermarket Holdings Co Ltd
- LifeWay Christian Resources
- Lillian Vernon Corporation
- Limited Stores LLC
- Liquidation World Inc
- Little Switzerland Inc
- Loblaw Companies Limited
- Lojas Americanas SA
- Lojas Renner SA
- Lord & Taylor LLC
- Lotte Shopping Co
- Love's Travel Stops & Country Stores LLC
- Lowe's Companies Inc
- lululemon Athletica Inc
- Luxottica Group SpA
- LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton SA
- Macy's Inc
- Maidenform Inc
- Mango/MNG Holding SL
- Marc Ecko Enterprises
- MarineMax Inc
- Marks & Spencer Group plc
- Marsh Supermarkets Inc
- Mary Kay Inc
- Massmart Holdings Ltd
- Max Mara Fashion Group SRL
- Medicine Shoppe International Inc
- Medifast Inc
- Meijer Inc
- Menard Inc
- Men's Wearhouse Inc (The)
- METRO AG
- Metro Inc
- Michael Kors Holdings Ltd
- Michaels Stores Inc
- Moncler SpA
- NACCO Industries Inc
- Nash Finch Company
- National Vision Inc
- Natural Health Trends Corp
- Nature's Sunshine Products Inc
- Nautica Enterprises Inc
- Nautilus Inc
- Nebraska Furniture Mart Inc
- Neiman Marcus Group Inc (The)
- New Look Group plc
- New York & Company Inc
- NEXT plc
- Nike Inc
- Nordstrom Inc
- Nugget Market
- Office Depot Inc
- OfficeMax Inc
- Orchard Brands
- O'Reilly Automotive Inc
- Organizacion Soriana, S.A.B. de C.V.
- Orvis Company Inc (The)
- OshKosh B'Gosh Inc
- Otto GmbH & Co KG
- Outerwall Inc
- Oxylane Group (Decathlon)
- Pacific Sunwear of California Inc
- Pantry Inc (The)
- Parkland Income Fund
- Party City Corporation
- Patagonia Inc
- Pathmark Stores Inc
- Payless ShoeSource Inc
- PC Richard & Son LLC
- Pep Boys-Manny Moe & Jack (The)
- Perfumania Holdings Inc
- Petco Animal Supplies Inc
- PetMed Express Inc
- PetSmart Inc
- Pick N Pay Stores Limited
- Pier 1 Imports Inc
- Piercing Pagoda Inc
- Piggly Wiggly Midwest LLC
- Pilot Flying J
- Prada SpA Group
- Praktiker AG
- Premier Salon Canada Inc
- PriceSmart Inc
- Publix Super Markets Inc
- PUMA SE
- PVH Corp
- Quiksilver Inc
- QuikTrip Corporation
- QVC Inc
- RaceTrac Petroleum Inc
- Rack Room Shoes Inc
- RadioShack Corporation
- RaiaDrogasil SA
- Raley's Family of Fine Stores
- Ralph Lauren Corporation
- Ratner Companies
- RBC Life Sciences Inc
- Recreational Equipment Inc (REI)
- Red Wing Shoe Company Inc
- Redbox Automated Retail LLC
- Redcats USA
- Reebok International Ltd
- Reeds Jewelers Inc
- Regis Corporation
- Reliance Industries Ltd (Reliance Group)
- Rent-A-Center Inc
- Restoration Hardware Holdings Inc
- REWE Group AG
- Rite Aid Corporation
- Ritz & Wolf Camera & Image
- Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory Inc
- RONA Inc
- Rooms To Go Inc
- Ross Stores Inc
- Roundy's Inc
- Royal Ahold NV
- Rue21 Inc
- Ryohin Keikaku Co Ltd (Muji)
- Safeway Inc
- Saker ShopRites Inc
- Saks Inc
- Salvatore Ferragamo SpA
- Sam's Club
- Samsonite International SA
- Samuels Jewelers Inc
- Saucony Inc
- Save Mart Supermarkets
- Schnuck Markets Inc
- Sculptz Inc
- Sears Canada Inc
- Sears Holdings Corporation
- Sears Hometown & Outlet Stores Inc
- Seven & I Holdings Co Ltd
- Sherwin Williams Company (The)
- Shoe Carnival Inc
- Shopko Stores Operating Co LLC
- Shoppers Drug Mart Inc
- Shoprite Holdings Limited
- Siam FamilyMart Co Ltd
- Signet Jewelers Limited
- Simply Fashion Stores Ltd
- Skechers USA Inc
- SkyMall Inc
- Sleepy's
- Smart & Final Inc
- Sothebys
- Southeastern Grocers (Winn Dixie)
- Spartan Stores Inc
- Spectrum Group International Inc
- Spiegel Brands Inc
- Sport Chalet Inc
- Sports Authority Inc (The)
- Sportsman's Guide Inc (The)
- Sprouts Farmers Market LLC
- St John Knits International Inc
- Stage Stores Inc
- Staples Inc
- Starbucks Corporation
- Stater Bros Markets
- Stefanel SpA
- Stein Mart Inc
- Sterling Jewelers Inc
- Steven Madden Ltd
- Stew Leonard's
- Stewart's Shops Corp
- Stock Building Supply Inc
- Sun Art Retail Group Ltd
- Supervalu Inc
- Sur La Table
- Susser Holdings Corporation
- Swank Inc
- Swire Pacific Ltd
- Takashimaya Company Limited
- Talbots Inc (The)
- Tamara G Designs
- Target Corporation
- TBC Corporation
- Teavana Holdings Inc
- Tesco plc
- Thomas Kinkade Company
- Tiffany & Co
- Tilly's Inc
- Timberland Co
- TJX Companies Inc (The)
- Tommy Hilfiger Corp
- Tory Burch LLC
- Toys R Us Inc
- Tractor Supply Company
- Trader Joe's Company Inc
- Trans World Entertainment Corp
- Trendy Group International Holding Ltd (TGI)
- True Religion Apparel Inc
- True Value Company
- Tuesday Morning Corporation
- Tupperware Brands Corporation
- Tween Brands Inc
- Ulta Salon Cosmetics & Fragrance Inc
- Uniqlo Co Ltd (Fast Retailing Co Ltd)
- United Natural Foods Inc
- United Retail Group Inc
- United Supermarkets LLC
- UNY Co Ltd
- Urban Outfitters Inc
- Valentino Fashion Group SpA
- ValueVision Media Inc
- Vans Inc
- Vente Privee
- VF Corp
- Viavarejo SA
- Victorias Secret
- Village Super Market Inc
- Virgin Group Ltd
- Vitamin Shoppe Inc
- Walgreen Co
- Walking Company Holdings Inc (The)
- Wal-Mart de Mexico y Centroamerica
- Wal-Mart Stores Inc
- Warnaco Swimwear Inc
- Wawa Inc
- Wegman's Food Markets Inc
- Weis Markets Inc
- West Marine Inc
- Western Beef Inc
- Wet Seal Inc (The)
- Weyco Group Inc
- Whole Foods Market Inc
- Wild Birds Unlimited Inc
- Williams Sonoma Inc
- Wm Morrison Supermarkets PLC
- Wolford AG
- Wolverine World Wide Inc
- Yamada Denki Co
- Yankee Candle Company Inc
- Zale Corporation
- Zara International Inc
- Zegna (Ermenegildo Zegna Holditalia SpA)
- Zulily Inc

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