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Electrical Household Appliance Retailing in the UK: Market Research Report

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Electrical Household Appliance Retailing Market Research Report | SIC G47.540 | Nov 2016

Eco cycle: Strong competition has necessitated greater efficiency as revenue has fallen

The Electrical Household Appliance Retailing market research report provides key industry analysis and industry statistics, measures market size, analyzes current and future industry trends and shows market share for the industry’s largest companies. IBISWorld publishes the largest collection of industry reports so you can see an industry’s supply chain, economic drivers and key buyers and markets.

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Market Share of Companies
Dixons Retail plc Dixons Retail plc market share
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 12-17
Annual Growth 17-22
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Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

Operators in the Electrical Household Appliance Retailing industry have faced pressure on many fronts over the past five years. Intensifying competition from retailers outside the industry has been a major problem. Supermarkets, mass merchandisers and department stores have all dedicated increasing shelf space to electrical appliances, while the growing popularity of online shopping has further intensified external competition. These trends were somewhat offset by the strengthening economic recovery towards the start of the period. Sales of expensive items such as fridges and washing machines were boosted during this period, which provided some respite to retailers, though revenue has fallen since 2014-15.

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Industry Report - Industry Analysis Chapter

The industry's share of the electrical household appliance market is decreasing, partly because competition from department stores, supermarkets and mass merchandisers has been growing. As consumers increasingly opt to shop online from the comfort of their own homes, online-only retailers are also proving to be serious competitors.

Subdued economic conditions decimated industry demand prior to the start of the current five-year period. Discretionary purchases were marginalised as individuals concentrated their expenditure on necessary purchases and major home redecorations were put on hold. Consequently, demand for domestic appliances suffered and the industry began the period with revenue at a very low base. Ove.. purchase to read more


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What is the Electrical Household Appliance Retailing Industry?

Stores in this industry sell household electrical appliances classified as white goods. Products include washing machines, tumble dryers, refrigerators, freezers and electric cookers. Small domestic appliances such as microwaves, vacuum cleaners, kettles, toasters and irons are also included. Stores that specialise in selling audiovisual, computing and photographic equipment are not covered. Online-only stores with no physical outlets are also excluded.

Industry Products
Laundry and cleaning appliancesCooking appliancesRefrigeration appliancesSmall appliances
Industry Activities
Retailing washing machines and tumble dryersRetailing refrigerators and freezersRetailing electric cookers and microwavesRetailing vacuum cleanersRetailing other small household appliances

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