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Kitchen and Cookware Stores

SIC 5719 | NAICS 442299

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Industry Analysis, Statistics, Trends, and Forecasts

Kitchen and Cookware Stores  (view report)
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Comprehensive research reports provide in-depth industry analysis and five-year growth forecasts, with special focus on the underlying structure and external forces and relationships that affect industries and their performance. Report contents include:

  • Key statistics
  • Market size and characteristics
  • Current performance
  • Competitive landscape
  • Major companies
  • Key risk and success factors
  • Five-year growth forecast

Oser Communications Group
Kitchenware News
Monthly trade magazine features news and information for kitchen, house, and tableware retailers, with topics covered including industry trends, store operations, retailer profiles, product reviews, and more. Current and prior digital editions of the magazine are available online.

Stagnito Media
The Gourmet Retailer
Bimonthly publication features news and information for specialty food and gourmet kitchenware retailers, with topics covered including business management, product merchandising, store operations, and more. Special features include the biennial "State of the Gourmet Retail Market" included in the "Special Reports" section. Current and prior issues of the magazine are available online.

Information resources available from this trade association include:

State of the Industry Report
Annual report provides a comprehensive analysis of the housewares market, with report sections including macroeconomic trends, global and U.S. markets, U.S. retail distribution channels, and IHA membership profiles. Detailed table of contents and executive summary can be viewed free online.

Housewares MarketWatch
Quarterly report provides unit volume sales and consumer demographic data for small appliances (e.g., hand mixers, juice extractors, toaster ovens, and popcorn makers) and non-electric housewares (e.g., cookware, flatware, bakeware, and kitchen linens). Current and prior issues are available online.

Freedonia Group
Tableware & Kitchenware
Research report analyzes U.S. production and demand at the manufacturers' level, with topics covered including market size and environment; product segmentation; foodservice industry overview; and historical demand and forecasts by product segment (e.g., kitchen, ceramic, glass, plastic, and metalware and wood tableware). Summary table of contents can be viewed free online.

Mintel Group Ltd.
Cookware - US
Market research report provides in-depth analysis of the U.S. market for this product sector, with topics covered including market size and forecast, market drivers, competitive context, segment performance (e.g., nonstick, stainless, anodized aluminum, metal bakeware, and cutlery), retail channels, leading companies, and more. Detailed table of contents which includes key points from the report can be viewed free online.

GIA Research
Comprehensive report provides in-depth analysis of the market for this product sector in the U.S. and other countries, with topics covered including market and product overview; market analysis and trends; historical and forecast sales volume by product segment (e.g., dinner, flat, glass, and crystal ware); and key company profiles. Summary description and detailed table of contents are available free online.

Financial Benchmarking Data

Industry Financial Ratios
Kitchenware Stores  Search for "442299"
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.
  • Income and expense detail in dollars and percentages
  • Balance sheets in dollars and percentages
  • Cash flow analysis
  • Liquidity and working capital ratios
  • Profitability and return on investment ratios
  • Asset turnover and efficiency ratios
  • Capital structure and debt service ratios

Compensation Surveys

U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Occupational Employment and Wages - Home Furnishings Stores
Annual wage survey provides hourly and annual wage data for occupations in this retail sector on a national, state, and metropolitan area basis, with national wage data measures including mean, median, upper/lower quartiles, and upper/lower deciles. All information is available free online.

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