The Sandwich Shops industry has sustained steady growth over the past five years, largely supported by robust demand for healthy meal options and fresh ingredients. The industry is dominated by Subway, which accounts for an estimated 84.3% of the total market. Subway has been able to differentiate itself in the wider food services sector, and it has expanded its retail store network over the past five years. The high level of competition between different food establishments like cafes, coffee shops, restaurants and fast-food chains means that sandwich stores need a concrete point of differentiation.
The Sandwich Shops industry includes establishments that primarily sell made-to-order or pre-made sandwiches prepared instore for on-premises and takeaway consumption. The industry excludes cafes, coffee shops and restaurants.
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.