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Camera and Photo Supplies Stores

SIC 5946 | NAICS 443130

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Industry Analysis, Statistics, Trends, and Forecasts

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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

PMA Magazine
Bimonthly trade publication features news and information for imaging professionals including photo studios, retailers, manufacturers, and processors, with topics covered including business, marketing, trends, and technology. Current and archived digital editions of the magazine are available online.

First Research

Camera & Photographic Supplies Stores
First Research profiles cover key aspects of an industry's size, scope, and operations, and include a five-year revenue growth forecast. Profiles are updated quarterly and include:
  • Industry overview
  • Recent developments
  • Critical issues and challenges
  • Business trends and opportunities
  • Executive insights
  • Financial benchmarking data
  • Five-year growth forecast

Mintel Group Ltd.
The Photography Consumer - US
Market research report provides insights on the use of imaging hardware (e.g., digital cameras and camera-equipped mobile devices) by consumers, with topics covered including market overview; imaging hardware use and ownership; purchasing intent and attitudes; how photos are used; and consumer demographics. Detailed table of contents which includes key points from the report can be viewed free online.

GIA Research
Digital Cameras Market
Comprehensive market research report provides in-depth analysis of the digital camera market in the U.S. and other countries, with topics covered including industry and product overview, market analysis and trends, and historical and forecast unit sales volume by product segment based on camera resolution in megapixels. Summary description and detailed table of contents are available free online.

Information resources available from this organization include:

North America Digital Camera Forecast
Market research report provides a detailed analysis of the market for digital cameras in North America, with topics covered including market overview; product segmentation (e.g., toy-cams, compact, consumer digital interchangeable lens, professional SLRs); and forecasts in terms of units, revenue, and average selling price by product and price segment, as applicable. Table of contents can be viewed free online.

U.S. Consumer Photo Merchandise Market Forecast
Market research report provides a detailed analysis of the market for photo merchandise products (photo cards, books, calendars, and specialty prints) in the U.S., with major contents sections including executive summary, forecast methodology, market drivers and barriers, consumer behavior highlights, and market forecast in terms of units and revenue. Table of contents can be viewed free online.

Financial Benchmarking Data

Industry Financial Ratios
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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.
  • 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

First Research

Camera & Photographic Supplies Stores

Financial information section of these profiles includes common-size income statement and balance sheet data and key financial ratios for the most recent annual reporting period, with average financial measures reported for all companies and by sales size range for small (under $5 million), medium ($5 million to $50 million), and large companies (over $50 million). Sample report can be downloaded and viewed online.

Compensation Surveys

U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Occupational Employment and Wages - Camera and Photographic Equipment Repairers
Annual wage survey provides hourly and annual wage data for the occupations listed above on a national, state, and metropolitan area basis, with statistical measures for national wage data including mean, median, upper/lower quartiles, and upper/lower deciles. All information is available free online.

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