Operators in the Outdoor Recreational Equipment Retailers industry sell products geared towards outdoor activities, including sporting goods and clothing, bicycles and camping and fishing equipment. The economic downturn adversely affected retailers because consumers had less to spend due to high levels of unemployment and falling real wages. This hit the industry hard in 2008-09 and the effects lasted until 2012-13. Another threat to the industry has been the increased level of external competition.
Retailers in this industry sell a wide variety of products geared towards outdoor recreation, including sporting goods, sports clothing, camping equipment, bicycles and fishing equipment. The industry includes high-street retailers with online operations but excludes pure-play online 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.