Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
The Houseware Retailing industry sells a range of products including tableware, cooking utensils, bake-ware and knives. As part of the Australian furniture, houseware and appliance retailing market, the industry faces competition from other stores that sell housewares, such as department stores and supermarkets. The industry is in the mature stage of its life cycle, as a high proportion of houseware products are well defined and technological advancements within each product segment are minimal. Most operators have a well-established market position with many players now expanding into niche segments within the industry... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Products Chapter
The Houseware Retailing industry sells a diverse range of products, including cookware, tableware, food storage, cutlery, knives, bake ware and glassware.
The cookware segment accounts for an estimated 22.4% of industry revenue, and includes saucepans, frypans, woks, pots, roasting pans and pressure cookers. Spending on this product segment has increased in the past five years due to increased popularity in cooking and several major high-end European brands, such as Scanpan. The many TV cooking shows have inspired consumers to cook and invest more in their kitchens.
Tableware is the industry's second-largest product segment and includes dinner sets, dishes, plates, china, platters, salad bowls and cake stands... purchase to read more