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Adhesive Bandage Market - Forecasts from 2020 to 2025

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  • 112 Pages
  • May 2020
  • Region: Global
  • Knowledge Sourcing Intelligence LLP
  • ID: 5067500
The adhesive bandage market is projected to grow at a CAGR of 5.54% to reach US$2,977.860 million by 2025, from US$2,154.774 million in 2019. Medicated bandages are gaining immense traction among the consumers as there is more number of bruises and cuts by falling on the road or ground causes the wound to be infected with bacteria, so after the cleaning, the medicated bandages are applied on the area, to protect it from further infection. This is done as it contains antibacterial ointments which are able to perfectly should the open wound so that no infection or pus causing bacteria is able to fester.

The increasing number of recreational activities amongst the children and younger teens in driving the demand. Young population these days are taking part in numerous types of activities such as cycling, running, and trekking, among other, which most of the times lead to cuts, scratches or abrasions on their skin, as it is sensitive. Thus, a coating, needs to applied on it, to prevent further injury or t stop the blood from coming out, thus allowing the wound to heal faster. This factor is propelling the market grot over the forecast period.

Guidelines and First Aid basic Tips being provided by the organizations such as WHO, FDA

First aid is an increasingly important part in the management of wounds, as the wound, however, small may it be, a minor cut or a scratch can promote bacterial growth, which holds the potential of causing infections in the place where the wound is or the area surrounding the wound. So it must be cleaned properly using antiseptic then the adhesive bandage must be applied in order to limit the expose if the wound and close it off.

According to the FDA–Title 21 under the Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) 800, the wound dressing devices, under which bandages are included are to be classified as Class I wound dressing devices. Under Part 880, which deals with the General Hospital, and Personal Use Devices, the bandages are listed as – 880.5090 Liquid Bandage, comes under Class I, 880.5075 Elastic Bandage also comes under Class I. Similarly, 880.5240 deals with the Medical adhesive tape and adhesive bandage, which is classified under Class I. After this process, the product which has classified under this system according to their features, undergo the, and have to adhere to the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) quality system regulation (QSR), only after which the product is registered in the FDA database and deemed to be safe for use in wound management of for providing first aid care.

Product Offerings by Major Market Players in the Adhesive Bandages Market Space

The offering of better and advanced varieties of adhesive bandages with enhanced technologies such as quality and durability among other properties by existing and new players in different markets is estimated to lead to increased adoption and propel the market growth further over the forecast period.

Some of the examples of product offerings are as follows:
  • Johnson and Johnson, which is among one of the leading brands globally involved in providing pharmaceuticals healthcare products to the healthcare facilities and healthcare services offers a wide range of adhesive banged under its BAND-AID brand. It offers different products such as “BAND-AID Brand CUSHION-CARE SPORT STRIP Adhesive Bandages”, BAND-AID Brand Flexible Fabric Adhesive Bandages” and the “BAND-AID Brand INFECTION DEFENSE Bandages” The first product has been designed in order to form a protective layer over the minor wounds. These bandages are sterile and are able to provide a cushioned and foamed protection that retains its adhesive properties even during active use. The band-aid includes a comfort aid quilt-pad so as to cushion the wounds effectively. The Flexible Fabric bandages are a type of product that has been developed using a fabric made using their own Memory Weva technology in order to provide effective flexibility, even if the bandage is flexed under certain conditions. Lastly, another innovative product that is provided in the infection defense bandage, which is have sterilized the anti0baterial cream Neosporin in order to prevent the contamination of the won with dirt and germs which can result in delayed healing to the wound.
  • 3M, which is among one the most well-known brand and is involved in a of plethora of products and solutions catering to different industries such as automotive, electronics, and healthcare among others offer their Nexcare brand of bandages. There a variety of Nexcare bandages available under their brand portfolio such as the “Nexcare Advanced Healing Waterproof Bandages”, “Nexcare Flexible Fabric Bandages”, and among others. This product is able to provide the resistance against water while also providing effective padding and cushioning for minor cuts, scrapes, blisters and burns. The pad has been cushioned with a gel, that is able to facilitate pain removal easily coupled with the absorption of moisture from the wound. In addition, it can also be used during activities such as swimming, fishing among others. The second product has been developed with a tough and durable woven fabric, these bandages can be applied on the knees, elbows and other body parts which are hard to cover, owing to their unique shape. The fabric also can stretch according to the motion of the part it is applied to ensuring a secure fit. Lastly, the Stron-hold with Pin free removal bandages, are designed using advanced adhesives that re able to secure stick over the wound and are very easy to remove without causing any pain.

The North American region is expected to hold a significant amount of share over the forecast period owing to the fact there are market players involved in catering to the demands of the end-user industries by offering top-quality solutions and products. In addition, the Asia Pacific region is expected to witness a significant increase in its market share over the forecast period, which is attributable to the fact that the manufacturing d medica supplies and products for wound management and wound care are cheaper to due to t low cost of material and heap labor.


By Product Type
  • Medicated
  • Non-Medicated

By Material Type
  • Woven Fabric
  • Plastic
  • Latex

By Distribution Channel
  • Online
  • Offline
  • Hospitals
  • Pharmacies

By Geography
  • North America
  • USA
  • Canada
  • Mexico
  • South America
  • Brazil
  • Argentina
  • Others
  • Europe
  • UK
  • Germany
  • France
  • Spain
  • Others
  • Middle East and Africa
  • Saudi Arabia
  • UAE
  • Israel
  • Others
  • Asia Pacific
  • Japan
  • China
  • India
  • South Korea
  • Others

Table of Contents

1. Introduction
1.1. Market Definition
1.2. Market Segmentation
2. Research Methodology
2.1. Research Data
2.2. Assumptions
3. Executive Summary
3.1. Research Highlights
4. Market Dynamics
4.1. Market Drivers
4.2. Market Restraints
4.3. Porters Five Forces Analysis
4.3.1. Bargaining Power of Suppliers
4.3.2. Bargaining Power of Buyers
4.3.3. Threat of New Entrants
4.3.4. Threat of Substitutes
4.3.5. Competitive Rivalry in the Industry
4.4. Industry Value Chain Analysis
5. Global Adhesive Bandages Market Analysis, by Product Type
5.1. Introduction
5.2. Medicated
5.3. Non-Medicated
6. Global Adhesive Bandages Market Analysis, by Material Type
6.1. Introduction
6.2. Woven Fabric
6.3. Plastic
6.4. Latex
7. By Distribution Channel
7.1. Online
7.2. Offline
7.2.1. Hospitals
7.2.2. Pharmacies
8. Global Adhesive Bandages Market Analysis, by Geography
8.1. Introduction
8.2. North America
8.2.1. North America Adhesive Bandage Market, By Product Type, 2019 to 2025
8.2.2. North America Adhesive Bandage Market, By Material Type, 2019 to 2025
8.2.3. North America Adhesive Bandage Market, By Distribution Channel, 2019 to 2025
8.2.4. By Country United States Canada Mexico
8.3. South America
8.3.1. South America Adhesive Bandage Market, By Product Type, 2019 to 2025
8.3.2. South America Adhesive Bandage Market, By Material Type, 2019 to 2025
8.3.3. South America Adhesive Bandage Market, By Distribution Channel, 2019 to 2025
8.3.4. By Country Brazil Argentina Others
8.4. Europe
8.4.1. Europe Adhesive Bandage Market, By Product Type, 2019 to 2025
8.4.2. Europe Adhesive Bandage Market, By Material Type, 2019 to 2025
8.4.3. Europe Adhesive Bandage Market, By Distribution Channel, 2019 to 2025
8.4.4. By Country UK Germany France Spain Others
8.5. Middle East and Africa
8.5.1. Middle East and Africa Adhesive Bandage Market, By Product Type, 2019 to 2025
8.5.2. Middle East and Africa Adhesive Bandage Market, By Material Type, 2019 to 2025
8.5.3. Middle East and Africa Adhesive Bandage Market, By Distribution Channel, 2019 to 2025
8.5.4. By Country Saudi Arabia United Arab Emirates Israel Others
8.6. Asia Pacific
8.6.1. Asia Pacific Adhesive Bandage Market, By Product Type, 2019 to 2025
8.6.2. Asia Pacific Adhesive Bandage Market, By Material Type, 2019 to 2025
8.6.3. Asia Pacific Adhesive Bandage Market, By Distribution Channel, 2019 to 2025
8.6.4. By Country Japan China India South Korea Others
9. Competitive Environment and Analysis
9.1. Major Players and Strategy Analysis
9.2. Emerging Players and Market Lucrativeness
9.3. Mergers, Acquisitions, Agreements, and Collaborations
9.4. Vendor Competitiveness Matrix
10. Company Profiles
10.1. 3M
10.2. Johnson & Johnson Consumer Inc.
10.3. Smith & Nephew
10.4. Cardinal Health
10.5. B. Braun Melsungen AG
10.6. Detectaplast
10.7. Medline Industries, Inc.
10.8. Beiersdorf
10.9. McKesson Medical-Surgical Inc.

Companies Mentioned

  • 3M
  • Johnson & Johnson Consumer Inc.
  • Smith & Nephew
  • Cardinal Health
  • B. Braun Melsungen AG
  • Detectaplast
  • Medline Industries, Inc.
  • Beiersdorf
  • McKesson Medical-Surgical Inc.