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 consumers use and integrate computers into their everyday work and lifestyle. It is now tablets, rather than desktop PCs, that are the fastest-growing product segment.
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... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Locations Chapter
A key success factor in all retail operations is location. Successful stores are generally a prominent location with a high volume of traffic flow. Therefore, the geographical spread of computer and gaming stores is highly correlated to the population of individual regions. There are, however, slight distortions as a result of regional business activity. The regional spread of disposable income also influences the location of industry establishments.
London, the South East and the North West
The three regions of the United Kingdom with the highest proportion of industry establishments have the highest concentration levels of the population and the highest average disposable income levels... purchase to read more