Ruling the roost: Large fast food chains continue to dominate the industry

The Takeaway Chicken Shops industry has displayed modest growth over the past five years. Strengthening competition among fast food operators has constrained industry expansion. Despite this, demand for fast food has grown, with time-poor consumers seeking quick alternatives to cooking at home. Industry revenue is forecast to increase at an annualised 1.7% over the five years through 2016-17, to reach $3.4 billion. Rising awareness of dietary health and nutrition has weakened demand growth for products with high fat and salt content. In response, industry players have expanded their product range to incorporate healthier alternatives. New menu options and the expansion of major players' store networks have driven industry revenue growth...read more.

Industry Statistics & Market Size
Revenue
$3bn
Annual Growth 12-17
1.7%
Forecast Growth 17-22
Profit
Employment
33,248
Businesses
2,957

Industry Threats & Opportunities

  • Consumer desire for greater convenience and affordability has provided some support for the industry
  • Growth in discretionary incomes is projected to increase purchases of takeaway chicken
  • Industry Report - Industry Investment Chapter

    The Takeaway Chicken Shops industry exhibits low capital intensity. For every dollar invested in capital across the industry, an estimated $12.44 is paid as wages. The capital requirements for businesses include the cost of depreciable assets such as freezers, refrigerators, grills, ovens, food warmers and display cabinets. Larger chains, such as KFC, often invest in their image and customer experience by remodelling or upgrading their establishments, increasing their capital expenditure.Since the industry is service oriented, labour costs account for a higher proportion of revenue. Industry employees perform tasks such as customer service, production and assembly of food, and storage and inventory control. Maj...purchase to read more.

    Additional Insights for the Takeaway Chicken Shops Industry

    IBISWorld identifies 250 Key Success Factors for a business.The most important for the Takeaway Chicken Shops Industry are

  • Ability to control stock on hand
  • Proximity to key markets
  • Ability to franchise operations
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Consumer sentiment index and Real household discretionary income in the Takeaway Chicken Shops industry impact industry performance..

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    What is the Takeaway Chicken Shops Industry?

    The industry includes establishments that primarily sell chicken and chicken-based foods for on-premise and takeaway consumption.

    Industry Products
  • Family-serve chicken
  • Single-serve chicken
  • Other food
  • Beverages
  • Desserts
  • Industry Activities
  • Charcoal chicken retailing
  • Fried chicken retailing
  • Operating drive-through and take-out facilities
  • Operating quick-service restaurants
  • Table of Contents

    Industry Definition
    Main Activities
    Similar Industries
    Additional Resources
    Industry Statistics Snapshot
    Industry Structure
    Executive Summary
    Executive Summary
    Key External Drivers
  • Consumer sentiment index
  • Real household discretionary income
  • Average weekly hours worked
  • Demand from restaurants
  • Health consciousness

  • Current Performance
  • Industry structure
  • Consumer spending
  • Health Consciousness
  • Convenience
  • Chart: Revenue Growth

  • Industry Outlook
  • Consumer tastes
  • Competition and industry structure
  • Profitability
  • Table: Takeaway Chicken Shops Industry Revenue Outlook

  • Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Takeaway Chicken Shops Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

  • Supply Chains
    Key Buying Industries
  • Consumers

  • Key Selling Industries
  • Dairy Produce Wholesaling
  • General Line Grocery Wholesaling
  • Meat, Poultry and Smallgoods Wholesaling
  • Soft Drink and Pre-Packaged Food Wholesaling

  • Products & Services
  • Single-serve chicken
  • Family-serve chicken
  • Other food
  • Beverages
  • Desserts
  • Chart: Takeaway Chicken Shops Industry Products and Services Segmentation

  • Demand Determinants
    Major Markets
  • Consumers aged 25 to 34 years
  • Consumers aged 15 to 24 years
  • Consumers aged 35 to 44 years
  • Consumers aged 45 to 54 years
  • Consumers aged 55 to 64 years
  • Consumers aged 65 years and older
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Takeaway Chicken Shops Industry

  • International Trade
    Business Locations
    Chart: Business Locations by State
    Market Share Concentration
    Key Success Factors
    Cost Structure Benchmarks
  • Profit
  • Purchases
  • Wages
  • Rent
  • Other
  • Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Takeaway Chicken Shops

  • Basis of Competition
  • Internal competition
  • External competition

  • Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Takeaway Chicken Shops Industry

  • Industry Globalization
    Yum! Restaurants Australia Pty Limited, Craveable Brands Limited, Collins Foods Limited, Nando's Australia Pty Ltd,
  • Table: Yum! Restaurants Australia Pty Limited - financial performance
  • Table: Craveable Brands Limited - financial performance
  • Table: Collins Foods Limited - financial performance
  • Table: Nando's Australia Pty Ltd - financial performance

  • Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Takeaway Chicken Shops Industry
  • Chart: Tools of the Trade: Growth Strategies for Success

  • Technology & Systems
    Revenue Volatility
  • Chart: Volatility vs Industry Growth

  • Regulation & Policy
    Industry Assistance
    Table: Industry Data for the Takeaway Chicken Shops Industry
    Includes:
  • Industry Revenue (2008-2022)
  • Industry Gross Product (2008-2022)
  • Establishments (2008-2022)
  • Businesses (2008-2022)
  • Employment (2008-2022)
  • Wages (2008-2022)

  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
    Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
    Charcoal Chicken
  • A popular takeaway staple typically from small independent chicken establishments.
  • Health Consciousness
  • Awareness regarding the healthiness of one's diet and lifestyle.
  • Time-Poor Consumer
  • Consumers leading busy lifestyles that are likely to value fast, convenient products.
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