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Perfume & Cosmetics Manufacturing in the UK: Market Research Report

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Perfume & Cosmetics Manufacturing Market Research Report | SIC C20.420 | Mar 2017

Facing the future: technological advancements are expected to support sustained, though lower, growth

IBISWorld’s Perfume & Cosmetics Manufacturing market research report provides the latest industry statistics and industry trends, allowing you to identify the products and customers driving revenue growth and profitability. The industry report identifies the leading companies and offers strategic industry analysis of the key factors influencing the market.

Report Snapshot
Market Share of Companies
Procter & Gamble Ltd Procter & Gamble Ltd market share
Unilever plc Unilever plc market share
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 12-17
Annual Growth 17-22
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Industry Threats & Opportunities
  • The industry has recorded consistent growth, supported by strong product development
  • Social media has provided an inexpensive advertising platform to small andniche industry operators
  • There is a marked trend towards distribution channel diversification
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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.

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Industry Report - Industry Analysis Chapter

The Perfume and Cosmetics Manufacturing industry has expanded over the past five years, despite being a mature industry. However, several variables have constrained growth. There are numerous competing lines and saturated market segments and this, combined with constrained discretionary expenditure throughout much of the period, has somewhat dampened demand for perfume. The purchasing power of consumers waned as a result of the downturn and some moved away from the high-end, luxury cosmetics and toiletries in favour of cheaper alternatives, such as own-label products. Although incomes have been rising more recently consumers have remained more value-conscious, and consequently have not traded back up to more expensive products as quickly as might have been expected. Thi.. purchase to read more

Additional Insights for the Perfume & Cosmetics Manufacturing Industry

IBISWorld identifies 250 Key Success Factors for a business.The most important for the Perfume & Cosmetics Manufacturing Industry are

  • Having a clear market position
  • Ability to accommodate environmental requirements
  • Production of premium goods/services
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Real effective exchange rate and Real household disposable income in the Perfume & Cosmetics Manufacturing industry impact industry performance... purchase to read more


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    What is the Perfume & Cosmetics Manufacturing Industry?

    The industry is made up of companies that manufacture perfumes and toilet preparations. These include perfumes, make-up, haircare and body-care products, oral hygiene products, shaving preparations and cosmetic soap.

    Industry Products
    Skincare productsHaircare productsSoap, shower and bath productsFacial cosmetics and powdersFragrancesOral hygieneShaving productsDeodorants and depilatories
    Industry Activities
    Manufacturing perfumes and toilet waterManufacturing beauty and make-up preparationsManufacturing sunburn prevention and suntan preparationsManufacturing manicure and pedicure preparationsManufacturing shampoos, hairspray, waving and straightening preparationsManufacturing dentifrices and preparations for oral hygieneManufacturing cosmetic soapManufacturing shaving preparations, including pre-shave and aftershave preparationsManufacturing deodorants, bath salts and depilatories

    Table of Contents
    About this Industry
    Industry Definition
    Main Activities
    Similar Industries
    Additional Resources
    Industry at a Glance
    Industry Statistics Snapshot
    Industry Structure
    Executive Summary
    Industry Performance
    Executive Summary
    Key External Drivers
  • Real effective exchange rate
  • Real household disposable income
  • Demand from perfume and cosmetics wholesaling
  • Demand from department stores
  • Current Performance
  • New products
  • Ethical consumerism and sustainability
  • Scent of social media
  • Global pressures
  • Chart: Revenue Growth
  • Industry Outlook
  • International markets
  • Technology and

    eco options

  • Table: Perfume & Cosmetics Manufacturing Industry Revenue Outlook
  • Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Perfume & Cosmetics Manufacturing Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy
  • Products & Markets
    Supply Chains
  • Key Buying Industries
  • Supermarkets
  • Dispensing Chemists
  • Cosmetics & Toiletries Retailers
  • Hairdressing & Beauty Treatment
  • Key Selling Industries
  • Essential Oil Manufacturing
  • Organic Basic Chemical Manufacturing
  • Soap & Detergent Manufacturing
  • Products & Services
  • Skincare products
  • Soap, shower and bath products
  • Haircare products
  • Deodorants and depilatories
  • Oral hygiene
  • Facial cosmetics and powders
  • Fragrances
  • Shaving products
  • Chart: Perfume & Cosmetics Manufacturing Industry Products and Services Segmentation
  • Demand Determinants
    Major Markets
  • Pharmacies
  • Supermarkets
  • Speciality stores
  • Department stores
  • Direct sales and home shopping customers
  • General retailers
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Perfume & Cosmetics Manufacturing Industry
  • International Trade
    Business Locations
  • Chart: Business Locations by State
  • Competitive Landscape
    Market Share Concentration
    Key Success Factors
    Cost Structure Benchmarks
  • Profit
  • Purchases
  • Wages
  • Other costs
  • Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Perfume & Cosmetics Manufacturing
  • Basis of Competition
  • Internal competition
  • External competition
  • Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Perfume & Cosmetics Manufacturing Industry
  • Industry Globalization
    Major Companies
    Unilever UK Limited
    Procter & Gamble Ltd
  • Table: Unilever UK Limited - financial performance
  • Table: Procter & Gamble Ltd - financial performance
  • Operating Conditions
    Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Perfume & Cosmetics Manufacturing Industry
  • Chart: Tools of the Trade: Growth Strategies for Success
  • Technology & Systems
    Revenue Volatility
  • Chart: Volatility vs Industry Growth
  • Regulation & Policy
    Industry Assistance
    Key Statistics
  • Table: Industry Data for the Perfume & Cosmetics Manufacturing Industry
  • Includes:
  • Industry Revenue (2008-2022)
  • Industry Gross Product (2008-2022)
  • Establishments (2008-2022)
  • Businesses (2008-2022)
  • Employment (2008-2022)
  • Exports (2008-2022)
  • Imports (2008-2022)
  • Wages (2008-2022)
  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
  • Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
  • Jargon & Glossary
  • Products that provide health benefits in addition to traditional cosmetic qualities.
  • M-Commerce
  • Mobile commerce is the buying or selling of goods and services through wireless handheld devices.
  • Nutricosmetics
  • Nutritional supplements that can support the function and the structure of the skin by including substances such as vitamin C.

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    This report on Perfume & Cosmetics Manufacturing:
    • Provides Market Size information to assist with planning and strategic decisions.
    • Includes the necessary information to perform SWOT, PEST and STEER analysis.
    • Helps you understand market dynamics to give you a deeper understanding of industry competition and the supply chain.
    • Analyses key performance and operational metrics so that you can benchmark against your own business, that of your customers’ businesses, or your competitors’ businesses.
    The Perfume & Cosmetics Manufacturing market research report includes:
    • Historical data and analysis for the key drivers of this industry
    • A five-year forecast of the market and noted trends
    • Detailed research and segmentation for the main products and markets
    • An assessment of the competitive landscape and market shares for major companies
    • And of course, much more

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