The Online Perfume and Cosmetic Sales industry has shown robust growth over the past five years, primarily due to the increasing uptake of online shopping by Australians. Consumers are becoming more adept at and comfortable with online shopping, particularly online shopping platforms become safer and more user-friendly. Perfume and cosmetics are well suited to online shopping as they are pre-packaged goods that consumers generally know and trust. Industry revenue is forecast to rise by a compound annual 17.1% over the five years through 2014-15, to reach $259.0 million.
Retailers in this industry sell perfume and cosmetic products. Industry participants are either online-only retailers or bricks-and-mortar stores that have online operations. The industry includes online sales generated by department stores and other non-specialist retailers.
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.