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Sporting Goods Stores in Canada: Market Research Report

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Sporting Goods Stores in Canada Market Research Report | NAICS 45111CA | Apr 2014

Tough competition: The industry will rebound, but mass merchandisers threaten growth

IBISWorld’s Sporting Goods Stores 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.

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Market Share of Companies
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Revenue
$5bn
Annual Growth 09-14
-0.3%
Annual Growth 14-19
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Employment
26,122
Businesses
5,074
Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

The industry has been flexing its muscles over the past five years. Revenue has increased in the wake of rising consumer awareness of the benefits of good health and participation in sports. However, not all news has been good for the industry; a decline in disposable income during the recession and increasing levels of competition from department stores and mass merchandisers have restrained growth. However, as consumer spending conditions rebound in the next five years, industry growth will return... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Starting a New Business Chapter

Prospective new entrants in the Sporting Goods Stores industry face numerous barriers, including large start-up costs. For example, the fixed cost associated with establishing or purchasing a retail outlet, as well as providing sufficient sporting goods inventory, may prevent potential industry entrants from entering the market. To compete in a highly competitive and fragmented industry, many potential industry entrants incur costs associated from advertising, marketing and promotional efforts to generate a strong customer following. Furthermore, industry operators have typically developed well-established distribution and supply-side contracts, such as with globally-based sporting goods manufacturers, which may deter potential industry entrants from entering the industry... purchase to read more

 


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What is the Sporting Goods Stores Industry?

This industry retails new sporting goods, including bicycles, camping equipment, exercise and fitness equipment, apparel, footwear and other sporting goods and accessories. Products are sourced from sporting goods manufacturers and wholesalers and then sold to the general public via retail stores. Department stores, mass merchants and retailers that exclusively sell apparel are not included in this industry.

Industry Products
Sporting equipmentAthletic footwearAthletic apparelOther products
 
Industry Activities
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