The Lamp and Lighting Stores industry fell on hard times during the recession, caused mainly by a decrease in per capita disposable income and the subprime mortgage crisis. As homeownership rose and the average American felt more comfortable spending money, the industry started to recover, and will continue to do so as these trends continue. However, internal competition will increase, posing a threat to profit margins.
This industry retails lamps and lighting fixtures for indoor and outdoor use. Players that retail lighting fixtures, including ceiling lights and chandeliers, are also included in this industry. However, this industry excludes lighting products sold for commercial use.
The report covers the scope, size, disposition and growth of the industry including the key sensitivities and success factors. Also included are five year industry forecast, growth rates and an analysis of the industry key players and their market shares.