Globalization is set impact this industry one way or the other as increasing numbers of foreign paint manufacturing companies set up operations in the US. The market is also likely to see fewer wholesale companies supplying their products as the number of manufacturer-owned stores rises and industry consolidation continues. In the future, wholesalers will need to improve services to maintain and increase sales in this mature industry.
Establishments in this industry wholesale paints, wallpaper, paintbrushes, rollers and other related products. Industry operators purchase paint and other coatings from manufacturers for resale to downstream customers, and do not generally manufacture paint themselves. Sales divisions of paint manufacturers are not included in this industry.
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.