Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
The Perfume and Cosmetics Manufacturing industry has drawn strength from product innovation and diversification over the five years through 2016-17. New products include eco-ethical products and natural and organic cosmetics and perfumes, which have been introduced partly in response to increasingly sophisticated consumer tastes and the growth of ethical consumerism. This softened the effects of strained consumer incomes in the early part of the period, and the industry has grown consistently over the past five years, recovering from revenue contraction prior to the period.
The industry is highly globalised and dominated by established global players, with international trade playing a dominant role... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Locations Chapter
Much of the geographic history of the UK Perfume and Cosmetics Manufacturing industry has its origins in small-scale firms located in central London. Nowadays, the industry continues to display a skew towards this region and it estimated that 26.5% of establishments are located in London. These firms tend to be more niche operators that manufacture on a relatively small scale compared to larger industry players.
The South East
The South East is the second largest region in terms of industry establishments. Cheaper than London, the region has long been attractive due to its proximity to the capital and the populous Home Counties. Hig.. purchase to read more