Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
The UK computer and gaming market has changed considerably over the past decade. Constant advances in technology and declines in prices have made computers more affordable. Such technology has also given consumers access to the latest programs and applications via a range of new devices that have changed the way they use computers in their everyday lives.
Computer and gaming product retailers sell a broad range of products, including desktops, laptops, tablet computers and computer software. Retailers may also sell gaming consoles, video games and accessories. Businesses in the industry sell products through physical stores and may also have associated online stores... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Starting a New Business Chapter
Intense competition and market domination from well-established major players are the two major hurdles for entry into the industry. The industry's four largest firms are estimated to account for 76.5% of total industry revenue. They have established strong brands, which makes it difficult for new operators to compete upon entry. The major players are highly competitive, operating nationally against both internal and external retailers. The dominant retailers not only have an established market brand, but have also developed their operations either vertically (in the case of Apple), or have expanded their product ranges to include household appliances, TVs and other electronics in addition to computers and related supplies... purchase to read more