Pet Stores and Shops
SIC 5999 | NAICS 453910
The following guide to industry information, research, and analysis provides sources for industry trends and statistics, financial ratios, salary surveys, and more.
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▪ Industry Analysis, Statistics, Trends, and Forecasts
▪ Financial Information and Financial Ratios
▪ Compensation and Salary Surveys
▪ Business Valuation Resources
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Industry Analysis, Statistics, Trends, and Forecasts
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:
Information resources available from this trade association include:
Industry Statistics & Trends
National Owner Survey
First Research profiles cover key aspects of an industry's size, scope, and operations, recent news and developments, business challenges, issues, trends, and opportunities, and include a five-year revenue growth forecast. Profiles are updated quarterly and include:
Macfadden Communications Group
Pet Business Magazine
Monthly trade magazine features news and information for retail store owners and operators, with special features including an annual survey of current business conditions and expectations for the year ahead published in the "Retailer Handbook" special issue. Current and prior digital editions are available online.
Pet Age Magazine
Monthly business journal features news and information for owners and managers of retail supply outlets, with content sections including industry news, management, storefront operations, grooming and boarding, new products, and more. Current and prior digital editions of the magazine are available online.
I-5 Publishing, LLC
Pet Product News
Monthly trade publication features news and information for retailers, with topics covered in its "Dealer Focus" section including business management, store operations, product merchandising, marketing and advertising, and more. Selected articles from current and prior issues of the magazine can be viewed free online.
Mintel Group Ltd.
Marketing to Pet Owners in US
Market research report provides in-depth analysis of the U.S. market, with topics covered including market size and forecast, segment performance (food, supplies, services, and live animals), marketing strategies, and more. Detailed table of contents which includes key points from the report can be viewed free online.
Financial Benchmarking Data
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Five-year comparative financial statement analysis includes income statements with expense detail, balance sheets, cash flow analysis, and key financial and operating ratios, with detailed financial benchmarking data available by sales size range on a national, state, and metro area level.
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 and Salary Surveys
U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Occupational Employment and Wages - Other Miscellaneous Store Retailers
Annual wage survey provides hourly and annual wage data for occupations in this retail sector on a national, state, and metro area basis, with statistical measures for national wage data including mean, median, and upper/lower quartiles, and upper/lower deciles. All information is available free online.
Business Valuation Resources
Comprehensive reference guide provides market-based business valuation multiples for small businesses in more than 200 industries. Valuation multiples are derived from actual business sales transactions as reported by BIZCOMPS®, with the primary focus on small companies priced at less than $1 million.