Overview

A shoo-in: The popularity of online shopping and bargain hunting has driven online shoe sales

IBISWorld’s Online Shoe Sales market research report offers insightful industry analysis and research into the market at the national level. IBISWorld’s in-depth industry market research is presented in a logical and consistent format. The industry report contains key industry statistics, market size, industry trends, and growth and profit forecasts for a 5-year outlook period.

REPORT SNAPSHOT

Industry Threats & Opportunities

  • Many firms offer free shipping and returns, which has boosted consumer confidence in the industry
  • Many online footwear stores sell products at a substantial discount, keeping profitability low
  • Online footwear stores are projected to continue attracting purchases by offering lower prices

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    Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

    The Online Shoe Sales industry has flourished over the past five years, despite difficult retail conditions that have plagued traditional bricks-and-mortar stores. Online footwear stores have benefited from consumers seeking choice and value when making discretionary purchases. Widespread economic uncertainty has contributed to volatile consumer sentiment, prompting many households to scale back expenditure on non-essential items by postponing purchases or opting for cheaper alternatives. Online retail offers a diverse range of shoes at competitive prices, providing consumers with greater choice, flexibility and convenience, without geographical boundaries. Industry revenue is expected to grow by an annualised 10.1% over the five years through 2016-17, to reach $364.8 million...

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    What is the Online Shoe Sales industry?

    The Online Shoe Sales industry is characterised by a low level of market share concentration, with no player accounting for more than 5% of revenue. Small, individual businesses dominate the industry, which is highly fragmented. Barriers to entry are low and do not significantly inhibit new players.

    The industry includes pure-play online retailers such as The Iconic and established traditional retailers aiming to develop their online sales channels. No company has established a dominant market presence in the industry, as industry players often stock comparable brands and similar products. Larger players, such as The Iconic, have sustained considerable growth over the past five years, aided by increased acceptance of online shopping and a strong focus on customer service...

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    Additional Insights for the Online Shoe Sales Industry

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

  • Having a loyal customer base
  • Prompt delivery to market
  • Having marketing expertise
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Real household discretionary income and Consumer sentiment index in the Online Shoe Sales industry impact industry performance..

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    Products & Brands

    Major products in this industry
    Women's shoes
    Men's shoes
    Children's shoes
    Performance shoes

    Table of Contents

    About this Industry
    Industry Definition
    Main Activities
    Similar Industries
    Additional Resources
    Industry at a Glance
    Industry Statistics Snapshot
    Industry Structure
    Executive Summary
    Industry Performance
    Executive Summary
    Key External Drivers
  • Real household discretionary income
  • Consumer sentiment index
  • Internet connections
  • Demand from footwear retailing

  • Current Performance
  • Purchasing decisions
  • Profit
  • Industry structure
  • Competition
  • Chart: Revenue Growth

  • Industry Outlook
  • Profit and participation
  • Growing competition
  • New business models
  • Table: Online Shoe Sales Industry Revenue Outlook

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

  • Products & Markets
    Supply Chains
    Key Buying Industries
  • Consumers

  • Key Selling Industries
  • Courier Pick-up and Delivery Services
  • Footwear Manufacturing
  • Footwear Wholesaling
  • Internet Service Providers

  • Products & Services
  • Women's shoes
  • Men's shoes
  • Performance shoes
  • Children's shoes
  • Chart: Online Shoe Sales Industry Products and Services Segmentation

  • Demand Determinants
    Major Markets
  • People aged 15 to 34
  • People aged 35 to 54
  • People aged 55 and over
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Online Shoe Sales Industry

  • International Trade
    Business Locations
    Chart: Business Locations by State
    Competitive Landscape
    Market Share Concentration
    Key Success Factors
    Cost Structure Benchmarks
  • Profit
  • Purchases
  • Wages
  • Other
  • Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Online Shoe Sales

  • Basis of Competition
  • Internal
  • External

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

  • Industry Globalization
    Major Companies
    There are no major players in this industry
    Operating Conditions
    Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Online Shoe Sales Industry
  • Chart: Tools of the Trade: Growth Strategies for Success

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

  • Regulation & Policy
    Industry Assistance
    Key Statistics
    Table: Industry Data for the Online Shoe Sales 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
    Jargon & Glossary
    Bricks-And-Mortar
  • A store that has a physical presence and location, as opposed to an online-only retailer that operates via a website.
  • Multichannel
  • A business that operates bricks-and-mortar stores and an associated online store.
  • Pure-Play
  • A business that operates exclusively online.
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    This report on Online Shoe Sales:
    • Provides Market Size information to assist with planning and strategic decisions.
    • Includes the necessary information to perform SWOT, PEST and STEER analysis.
    • Helps you understand market dynamics to give you a deeper understanding of industry competition and the supply chain.
    • Analyses key performance and operational metrics so that you can benchmark against your own business, that of your customers’ businesses, or your competitors’ businesses.
    The Online Shoe Sales market research report includes:
    • Historical data and analysis for the key drivers of this industry
    • A five-year forecast of the market and noted trends
    • Detailed research and segmentation for the main products and markets
    • An assessment of the competitive landscape and market shares for major companies
    • And of course, much more

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