Heating up: Easy price comparison has led consumers to shop online, boosting revenue

The Online Large Appliance Sales industry has grown strongly over the past five years. Customers have become more comfortable purchasing products online, particularly big-ticket items such as refrigerators, freezers and other large appliances. Steadily rising household formation and an overall increase in discretionary income and capital expenditure on residential homes have supported demand for large appliances. Households have also been more willing to upgrade existing appliances and purchase new equipment online. As a result, industry revenue is expected to rise at an annualised 8.1% over the five years through 2017-18, to reach $368.0 million...read more.

Industry Statistics & Market Size
Revenue
$368m
Annual Growth 13-18
8.1%
Forecast Growth 18-23
Profit
Employment
1,089
Businesses
126

Industry Threats & Opportunities

  • Older demographics are increasingly comfortable with online shopping, supporting industry growth
  • Large appliances are typically low-margin products, as they tend to be fairly uniform
  • Rising competition is anticipated to limit revenue growth
  • Industry Report - Industry Products Chapter

    The Online Large Appliance Sales industry provides a range of large household appliances online. Products include fridges and freezers, laundry appliances, cooking appliances and dishwashers. The industry's products are divided based on the proportion of revenue that each segment generates.Fridges and freezersFridges and freezers are the industry's largest revenue generator. This segment includes a variety of fridge types, such as bar fridges, bottom-mount fridges, side-by-side fridges, top-mount fridges and French door fridges. Key brands include Samsung, Fisher & Paykel, LG and Hisense. This segment has increased as a share of revenue over the past five years. Imp...purchase to read more.

    Additional Insights for the Online Large Appliance Sales Industry

    IBISWorld identifies 250 Key Success Factors for a business.The most important for the Online Large Appliance Sales Industry are

  • Provision of superior after sales service
  • Having a good reputation
  • Having marketing expertise
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Internet connections and Capital expenditure on private dwellings in the Online Large Appliance Sales industry impact industry performance..

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    What is the Online Large Appliance Sales Industry?

    Industry companies sell a range of large appliances such as refrigerators, ovens, cooktops, range hoods, dishwashers, freezers, washing machines and dryers via the internet. The industry includes both online-only operators and bricks-and-mortar stores that have an online presence.

    Industry Products
  • Fridges and freezers
  • Dishwashers
  • Cooking appliances
  • Laundry appliances
  • Industry Activities
  • Online refrigerator retailing
  • Online oven retailing
  • Online cooktop retailing
  • Online range hood retailing
  • Online dishwasher retailing
  • Online freezer retailing
  • Online washing machine retailing
  • Online dryer retailing
  • Table of Contents

    Industry Definition
    Main Activities
    Similar Industries
    Additional Resources
    Industry Statistics Snapshot
    Industry Structure
    Executive Summary
    Executive Summary
    Key External Drivers
  • Internet connections
  • Capital expenditure on private dwellings
  • Number of households
  • Real household discretionary income
  • Consumer sentiment index

  • Current Performance
  • Revenue
  • Profitability
  • Online popularity
  • Chart: Revenue Growth

  • Industry Outlook
  • Revenue and profitability
  • Rising competition
  • Expanding customer base
  • Table: Online Large Appliance Sales Industry Revenue Outlook

  • Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Online Large Appliance Sales Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

  • Supply Chains
    Key Buying Industries
  • Consumers

  • Key Selling Industries
  • Courier Pick-up and Delivery Services
  • General Warehousing and Cold Storage
  • Household Appliance Manufacturing
  • Household Appliance Wholesaling

  • Products & Services
  • Fridges and freezers
  • Laundry appliances
  • Cooking appliances
  • Dishwashers
  • Chart: Online Large Appliance Sales Industry Products and Services Segmentation

  • Demand Determinants
    Major Markets
  • Consumers aged 45 and over
  • Consumers aged 35 to 44
  • Consumers aged 25 to 34
  • Consumers under 25
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Online Large Appliance Sales Industry

  • International Trade
    Business Locations
    Chart: Business Locations by State
    Market Share Concentration
    Key Success Factors
    Cost Structure Benchmarks
  • Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Online Large Appliance Sales

  • Basis of Competition
  • Internal competition
  • External competition

  • Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Online Large Appliance Sales Industry

  • Industry Globalization
    Winning Appliances Pty Ltd, JB Hi-Fi Limited,
  • Table: Winning Appliances Pty Ltd - financial performance
  • Table: JB Hi-Fi Limited - financial performance

  • Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Online Large Appliance Sales 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 Online Large Appliance Sales Industry
    Includes:
  • Industry Revenue (2009-2023)
  • Industry Gross Product (2009-2023)
  • Establishments (2009-2023)
  • Businesses (2009-2023)
  • Employment (2009-2023)
  • Wages (2009-2023)

  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
    Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
    Bricks-And-Mortar Store
  • A retail location that has a physical presence.
  • Click-And-Collect
  • A system where customers can buy products from an online store and then collect them from a bricks-and-mortar location.
  • Pure-Play Retailer
  • A retailer that operates solely online and does not have a physical presence.
  • Range Hood
  • A device containing a mechanical fan that hangs above a stove or cooktop.
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