Bread and Cake Retailing in Australia: Market Research Report

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Bread and Cake Retailing Market Research Report | ANZSIC G4129 | Jun 2014

Rising revenue: Demand for premium products drives industry growth

IBISWorld’s Bread and Cake Retailing market research report can be used to help you: understand market size and growth potential; major companies; draft business plans and pitch books; and conduct benchmarking and SWOT analysis. Our industry analysis highlights macro industry trends in the overall sector and micro trends faced by companies that do business in the industry. The industry report also provides key industry statistics and 5-year forecasts to anticipate future industry prospects so you can decide with confidence.

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Annual Growth 09-14
Annual Growth 14-19
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On first glance, the Bread and Cake Retailing industry seems to be struggling. Industry revenue is expected to post compound annual growth of just 0.4% over the five years through 2013-14 due to increasing competition from operators in other industries. However, revenue has grown consistently since 2011-12. Rising disposable incomes and improving consumer sentiment have driven revenue growth. Furthermore, many retailers have altered their product offerings in response to increasing competition. Rising demand for premium products that attract higher prices and profit margins has driven industry performance over the past three years. This premium trend will continue to benefit the industry in 2013-14, with revenue forecast to increase by 1.2% to $795.5 million... purchase to read more

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Despite weak growth over the past five years, the Bread and Cake Retailing industry is not all doom and gloom. Competition has forced operators to alter their product offerings, which many retailers have profited from. This competition largely stems from operators in other industries, though internal competition has affected trading conditions. Reduced power among the industry's largest players has provided an opportunity for smaller players to expand their operations and gain market share.

Industry revenue is forecast to grow marginally over the five years through 2013-14, at a compound annual rate of 0.4% to reach $795.5 million... purchase to read more


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What is the Bread and Cake Retailing Industry?

Retailers in this industry sell a range of bakery items including bread, cakes, pastries and biscuits. Industry players may operate independently or as part of a franchise network. Products are made off-premises, purchased from wholesalers or supplied by franchise parents.

Industry Products
BreadCakes, pastries and biscuitsMixes
Industry Activities
Biscuit retailingBread retailingCake retailingPastry retailing

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