Kitchen and Cookware Stores
SIC 5719 | NAICS 442299
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Industry Analysis, Trends, Statistics, and Forecasts
Comprehensive market research reports provide in-depth industry analysis and five-year forecasts, with special focus on the underlying structure and external forces and relationships that affect industries and their performance. Report contents include:
Oser Communications Group
Monthly trade magazine features news and information for kitchenware retailers, with topics covered in various issues including industry news, retailer profiles, trade show coverage, and product reviews and news by product category (cookware, bakeware, appliances, food storage, home textiles, knives, tableware, and tools and gadgets). Current edition and annual buyers guide are available free online.
First Research profiles cover key aspects of an industry's size, scope, and operations, and include a five-year revenue growth forecast. Profile contents include:
The Gourmet Retailer
https://gourmetretailer.com / special-reports
Bimonthly trade magazine features news and information for specialty food and kitchenware retailers, with topics covered in this publication including product merchandising, gourmet food retail marketing, product news, and tradeshow events, and special features including the "State of the Industry" report which surveys retailers on current conditions and their concerns and expectations for the year ahead.
International Housewares Association
Publications available from this trade association include:
State of the Industry Report
Tableware & Kitchenware
Freedonia Focus market research report analyzes U.S. demand and shipments at the manufacturers' level for tableware and kitchenware items used to prepare, serve, consume, and store food, with data provided in the report including historical demand and forecasts by product type (e.g., ceramic, glass, metal, wood, and plastic ware). Summary description and table of contents can be viewed free online.
Mintel Group Ltd.
Cookware - US
Consumer research report analyzes the cookware market at the retail level, with information provided
Comprehensive report provides in-depth analysis of the market for this product sector in the U.S. and selected other countries, with information provided in the report including historical and forecast sales by product segment (e.g., dinnerware, glassware, crystalware, flatware) and product segment market share by retail channel (e.g., mass merchant and club, department store, specialty store, and others).
Financial Ratios and Benchmarking Data
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Five-year financial statement analysis includes income statements, balance sheets, and key financial ratios, with data available by sales size range on a national, state, and metro area level.
Kitchen & Cookware Stores
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Financial benchmarking section of this report provides an analysis of industry income and expenses as a percentage of annual revenue for companies that sell bakeware (e.g., cake pans, mixing bowls, baking sheets), cookware (e.g., pots, skillets, ovens), cutlery and utensils (e.g., knives, knife blocks, tongs, ladles), and small appliances (e.g., crock pots, pressure cookers, blenders, food processors).
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Compensation and Salary Surveys
Free online service provides salary, bonus, and hourly wage data for job positions in this retail sector such as general manager, retail store manager, retail store assistant manager, and sales associate, with employers for which salary or hourly wage rate data is provided including Williams-Sonoma, Inc. Sur La Table, Inc., Bed, Bath, & Beyond, Inc., World Kitchen, LLC, and The Kitchen Collection, LLC.
U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Home Furnishings Stores
Annual employment and wage survey includes hourly and annual wage data on a national, state, and metropolitan area basis for personnel employed by retailers that sell small appliances (e.g., blenders, crock pots, pressure cookers, food processors), bakeware (e.g., measuring cups, cake pans, baking sheets), cookware (e.g., pots, pans, skillets), and cutlery and utensils (e.g., knives, spoons, spatulas).
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