Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
Despite varying degrees of growth in the economy, business has been strong for the Tattoo Studios industry over the past five years. The evolution of popular culture has lifted tattooing from underground scenes and criminal associations and focused on tattoos as a form of art and expression. This has allowed tattoos to permeate many previously inaccessible echelons of society, etched onto the skin of members in various professions that include corporate management, personal services and teaching. Demand for tattoos has also been driven by rapid advancements in technologies related to their removal, particularly that of lasers... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Key Buyers Chapter
The industry is characterised by a low level of concentration. There is a high number of small businesses operating locally and servicing specific demographics, creating a highly fragmented landscape. There are few businesses with multiple locations or franchises within the industry, with most studios being owner-operated.
Tattoo studios can offer a diverse range of designs or specialise in particular areas (such as tribal tattoos or photographic tattoos), with the more specialised studios often attracting their clientele on the reputation of one or more particular artists. Many studios also offer piercing and custom body art because demand for these services has increased in the past five years... purchase to read more