A new show: Technological developments in electronics will support industry demand

Over the five years to 2018, the TV and Appliance Wholesaling industry in Canada was favourably affected by rising demand from the building and contractor market. As new homes, apartments and condominiums were built across Canada, contractors and developers relied on the expansive inventory and brand diversity of TV and appliance wholesalers, purchasing standard household appliances, including ovens and refrigerators, from industry operators. However, the rapidly declining price of most consumer electronics has pressured industry expansion prospects. As a result, industry revenue is projected to decrease over the five years to 2018. The diminishing price of industry products and rising external competition is projected to lead to a contraction in revenue over the five years to 2023...read more.

Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 13-18
Forecast Growth 18-23
Market Share of Companies
There are no companies with a dominant market share in this industry

Industry Threats & Opportunities

  • As consumers purchased more TVs online, industry operators were left out of the supply chain
  • As apartment renovations and construction increased, so did demand for industry products
  • Property managers will continue to purchase cutting-edge household appliances
  • Industry Report - Industry Investment Chapter

    Capital intensity in the TV and Appliance Wholesaling industry in Canada is moderate, although this belies a deceptively small share of revenue consumed by capital expenses. Capital intensity is a ratio between labour costs and capital expenditures. Accordingly, since the industry dedicated a small share of revenue to wages (4.9% in 2018), capital intensity is high compared with the fraction of industry revenue consumed by capital (1.2%). In 2018, for every dollar spent on labour, an estimated $0.24 is invested in structures, machinery and equipment. Capital investments are generally directed toward the handling and moving stock (such as warehouses, racking and delivery vehicles) and systems (e.g. computers and inventory management systems) that monitor supply chain logistics. Whi...purchase to read more.

    Additional Insights for the TV & Appliance Wholesaling Industry

    IBISWorld identifies 250 Key Success Factors for a business.The most important for the TV & Appliance Wholesaling Industry are

  • Having a loyal customer base
  • Having links with suppliers
  • Guaranteed supply of key inputs
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Per capita disposable income and Demand from electronics and appliance stores in the TV & Appliance Wholesaling industry impact industry performance..

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    What is the TV & Appliance Wholesaling Industry?

    This industry wholesales a range of electric household appliances, such as refrigerators and washing machines, and consumer electronics such as TVs, DVD players and stereo systems. Goods are purchased from domestic and international manufacturers and then sold to mass merchandisers, department stores, home improvement stores and other appliance retailers.

    Industry Products
  • Major household appliances
  • TVs
  • Audio and video equipment
  • Small household appliances
  • Other electronics and appliances
  • Replacement parts
  • Industry Activities
  • Household cooking appliance wholesaling
  • Household refrigerators and home freezer wholesaling
  • Household laundry equipment wholesaling
  • TV wholesaling
  • Home audio equipment wholesaling
  • Automotive radio wholesaling
  • Electronics wholesaling
  • Electric water heater wholesaling
  • Table of Contents

    Industry Definition
    Main Activities
    Similar Industries
    Additional Resources
    Industry Statistics Snapshot
    Industry Structure
    Executive Summary
    Executive Summary
    Key External Drivers
  • Per capita disposable income
  • Demand from electronics and appliance stores
  • Demand from building, developing and general contracting
  • Homeownership rate

  • Current Performance
  • Building markets build demand
  • Diminishing retail market
  • Restructuring to stymie decline
  • Chart: Revenue Growth

  • Industry Outlook
  • Strong overall demand for appliances
  • Industry profit
  • Table: TV & Appliance Wholesaling Industry Revenue Outlook

  • Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - TV & Appliance Wholesaling Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

  • Supply Chains
    Key Buying Industries
  • Homebuilders in Canada
  • Apartment & Condominium Construction in Canada
  • Consumer Electronics Stores in Canada
  • Department Stores in Canada
  • Warehouse Clubs & Supercentres in Canada

  • Key Selling Industries
  • Audio & Video Equipment Manufacturing in Canada
  • Major Household Appliance Manufacturing in Canada

  • Products & Services
  • TVs
  • Other electronics and appliances
  • Small household appliances
  • Major household appliances
  • Audio and video equipment
  • Replacement parts
  • Chart: TV & Appliance Wholesaling Industry Products and Services Segmentation

  • Demand Determinants
    Major Markets
  • Other wholesalers and resellers
  • Retailers
  • Government and public organizations
  • Building contractors
  • Other businesses
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the TV & Appliance Wholesaling Industry

  • International Trade
    Business Locations
    Chart: Business Locations by State
    Market Share Concentration
    Key Success Factors
    Cost Structure Benchmarks
    ProfitPurchasesWagesRent, utility, marketing and depreciationOther
  • Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs TV & Appliance Wholesaling

  • Basis of Competition
    Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the TV & Appliance Wholesaling Industry

  • Industry Globalization
    There are no major players in this industry. This report includes analysis of other companies.
    Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the TV & Appliance Wholesaling Industry
  • Chart: Tools of the Trade: Growth Strategies for Success

  • Technology & Systems
    Revenue Volatility
  • Chart: Volatility vs Industry Growth

  • Regulation & Policy
    Industry Assistance
    Table: Industry Data for the TV & Appliance Wholesaling Industry
  • Industry Revenue (2009-2023)
  • Industry Gross Product (2009-2023)
  • Establishments (2009-2023)
  • Businesses (2009-2023)
  • Employment (2009-2023)
  • Wages (2009-2023)
  • Per capita disposable income (2009-2023)

  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
    Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
  • A store that has a physical presence and location, as opposed to an online retailer.
  • Light-Emitting Diodes (Leds)
  • A semiconductor light source that uses ultraviolet and infrared wavelengths with high levels of brightness; recently used for TV displays.
  • Wholesale Bypass
  • A popular trend within retail and manufacturing industries where producers supply goods directly to stores, eliminating the middleman.
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