Amusement Arcades – Industry Analysis, Statistics, Trends, and Forecasts
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Industry Analysis, Statistics, Trends, and Forecasts
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- Market size, product segments, and major markets
- Key industry statistics, trends, and financial ratios
- Operating conditions and current performance
- Competitive landscape and environment
- Major company profiles and market shares
- Five-year outlook and growth forecasts
Tourist Attractions & Parks Magazine
Entertainment Centers Reports
Archived articles included in the FEC reports section cover a variety of topics, including FEC location spotlights, insights from FEC experts, specific entertainment venues (e.g., bowling centers, laser tag facilities, roller skating centers, mini-golf and go-kart facilities, and trampoline parks), and changes in consumer attitudes and behaviors that affect the FEC industry. All articles can be viewed free online.
Amusement Business Articles | Arcade and Indoor Fun Centers
Various resources included in the "Amusement Articles" section provide information on how to start a center, analyzing local market demographics, location and layout considerations, lease space versus buying, getting financing for a facility, selecting indoor playground equipment, designing for profitable birthday parties, and arcade games versus redemption games. All articles can be viewed free online.
Replay Publishing Inc.
Monthly publication provides news and information for the coin-operated amusement
device industry, with topics covered primarily focused on developments of interest
to manufacturers, distributors, and operators of coin-operated games, jukeboxes,
and other amusement attractions at locations ranging
from single sites to large-scale family entertainment centers (FECs)
and other entertainment venues.
Coin-Operated Amusement Devices
Comprehensive research report provides an in-depth analysis of the market for this product sector in the U.S. and selected other countries, with data provided for the U.S. including market estimates and forecasts by type of coin-operated amusement device (e.g., Dance Dance Revolution, arcade, racing type, slot machine) and application (e.g., amusement arcades, casinos, other entertainment venues).
Allied Market Research
Family/Indoor Entertainment Centers
Market research report provides a detailed analysis of this sector on a global and regional basis, with information provided for the U.S. including market size and forecasts by visitor demographics, facility size, revenue source (e.g., entry fees/ticket sales, food and beverage, merchandise, advertisements) and application (e.g., arcade, AR/VR gaming zones, physical play activities, skill/competition games).
Amusement Arcades Market Analysis
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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.
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Financial Statements and Financial Ratios
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- Income and expenses in dollars and percentages
- Balance sheets in dollars and percentages
- Profitability and return on investment ratios
- Liquidity and working capital ratios
- Asset turnover and efficiency ratios
- Capital structure and debt service ratios
IAAPA -The Global Association for the Attractions Industry
FEC Benchmark Study
Annual report provides financial and operating benchmark data for family entertainment centers, with topics covered including revenue, expenses, pricing, admissions, and visitor demographics and data broken out by type of facility (e.g., indoor, outdoor, combination), annual attendance, and geographic region (e.g., United States and Canada, Latin America and the Caribbean, Europe, and Asia-Pacific).
Compensation and Salary Surveys
Video Game Arcade
Free online service provides salary, bonus, and hourly wage data for job positions in this sector such as operations manager, mechanical engineer, software engineer, IT support technician, field service technician, retail store manager, and maintenance technician, with employers for which wage data is provided including Dave & Buster's Entertainment Inc., CEC Entertainment Inc., and GameWorks Inc.
U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Amusement Parks and Arcades
Annual wage survey provides hourly and annual wage data on a national, state, and local area basis for occupations employed in this sector which includes enterprises that operate video game arcades and game-focused family entertainment centers which typically sell food and beverage products and may also allow customers to reserve a room or the entire facility for private parties and group events.
Business Valuation Resources
The Valuation of Amusement Parks & Family Entertainment Center Operations
Comprehensive publication details various factors and valuation methods to be considered in valuing family entertainment centers, with topics addressed in the guide including an overview of the industry, analyzing a company's financial statements, business valuation approaches, and asset valuations for real estate and equipment. Detailed table of contents and selected excerpts are available free online.
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