Biweekly magazine features news and information for the consumer electronics and major appliance industries, with special reports including the annual "Top 50 Major Appliance Retailers Report" which ranks the top 50 retailers for this product segment based on retail sales of new products sold directly to consumers. Selected articles are available free online; free subscription is available upon request.
Catalina First Look research report analyzes the U.S. appliance market at the retail level, with topics addressed in the report including factors driving retail sales demand, sales by product category (e.g., kitchen, laundry, TV/video, audio, HVAC, others), sales by retail channel, structure of the retail store industry, leading retailer sales trends and market shares, and industry outlook and five-year forecast.
Comprehensive research report provides a detailed analysis of the U.S. consumer appliance market, with information provided including historical and forecast retail sales in unit volume and dollar value by product category (e.g., refrigeration, large cooking, microwave, small cooking, small kitchen, food preparation, dishwashing, home laundering, heating, air treatment, personal care, vacuum cleaners).
Builder and consumer practices reports provide historical and forecast purchase volumes in units for a wide variety of appliances in each of the fifty states, with product categories covered in the reports including ranges, cooktops, wall ovens, microwave ovens, refrigerators/freezers, dishwashers, trash compactors, water heaters, and clothes washers and dryers. Sample data can be viewed free online.
Major Home Appliances - US
Comprehensive study provides an in-depth analysis of the U.S. major home appliance market from a consumer standpoint, with topics addressed in the study including market size and forecast, sales by product segment (e.g., clothes washers, clothes dryers, refrigerators, freezers, dishwashers, ranges, ovens, cooktops), intent to purchase, purchase location, and attitudes toward purchasing appliances.
Small Kitchen Appliances - US
Market research study provides an in-depth analysis of the U.S. small kitchen appliance market from a consumer standpoint, with topics covered in the report including market size and forecast, sales by product segment (e.g., food preparation, small cooking, beverage making), appliance ownership and usage, purchase influencers, retailers shopped, and behaviors and attitudes toward small appliances.
Market analysis report provides industry statistics for a user-defined area on a national, state, county, metro area, or zip code level, with data provided including number of companies, market volume and sales trends, average company sales, sales per employee, staffing and employment trends, average employee wage, and business start up activity and failure rates. Sample report can be viewed online.
Annual financial statement analysis provides common-size income statements, balance sheets, and financial ratios by company size based on sales and total assets for specialty retailers that sell home appliances (e.g., refrigerators, freezers, microwave ovens, dishwashers, washing machines, clothes dryers, electric irons, and vacuum cleaners) and may also provide repair services for these products.
Free online service provides salary, bonus, and hourly wage data for job positions in this sector such as operations manager, sales manager, retail store manager, retail sales consultant, cashier, service technician, and delivery driver, with employers for which data is provided including Best Buy Co. Inc., Sears Holdings Corporation, The Home Depot Inc., Menard Inc., and Lowe's Home Improvement Inc.
Annual wage survey provides hourly and annual wage data on a national, state, and local area basis for job positions employed by firms in this sector which includes specialty retail stores that sell home appliances (e.g., refrigerators, freezers, microwave ovens, dishwashers, washing machines, clothes dryers, electric irons, and vacuum cleaners) and may also provide repair services for these products.