Companies as well as individuals operating in the retail market are involved in the sale of various goods (for use/consumption) to final users. The retail industry has undergone a large variety of changes over the past few decades. For instance, small-sized family-run stores no more rule the market since they have been dethroned by large-cap corporations. Currently, the most popular retailer types are represented by discounters and department stores.
The economy’s standing, consumer confidence, disposable income size and power of buyers are amidst the top forces impacting the market. Online retailing represents the most promising market segment given the rising penetration of Internet in everyday life. John Lewis, Arnotts, GALERIA Kaufhof, El Corte Ingles, Stockmann, Marks & Spencer and a lot more are amidst the retail market behemoths.
Within this MarketPublishers’ catalogue, there are innumerable reports featuring the retail market analyses on hand. The research studies describe main drivers of the market growth; examine the influence of economic recession on it and current market dynamics. Relevant data on production volumes, market segmentation, imports and exports ratio, and future industry prospects are comprised in the research reports, as well.