Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
The Houseware Retailing industry sells a range of products including tableware, cooking utensils, bakeware 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. IBISWorld estimates that the Houseware Retailing industry accounts for 35.0% to 45.0%... 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, bakeware and glassware.
The cookware segment accounts for an estimated 22.4% of industry revenue in 2013-14, and includes saucepans, frypans, cooksets, woks, pots, roasting pans and pressure cookers. Spending on this product segment has increased in the past five years due to several major high-end European brands, such as Scanpan, becoming more popular with consumers, and as cooking has become more popular across households. The many TV cooking shows have led people to cook more and invest more in their kitchens... purchase to read more