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Toys and Games in the US

Toys and Games in the US

Toys and games continued to grow in the US in 2017, as mixed results within traditional toys and games were more than offset by strong growth in video games. Traditional toys and games was buffeted by headwinds such as the bankruptcy of Toys “R” Us and the poor performance of LEGO Group, offset by growth in collectable toys, with products such as LOL Surprise! Video games, meanwhile, was buoyed by the successful introduction of the Nintendo Switch in March.

Euromonitor International's Toys and Games in USA report offers a comprehensive guide to the size and shape of the market at a national level. It provides the latest retail sales data 2013-2017, allowing you to identify the sectors driving growth. It identifies the leading companies, the leading brands and offers strategic analysis of key factors influencing the market – be they new product developments, distribution or pricing issues. Forecasts to 2022 illustrate how the market is set to change.

Product coverage: Traditional Toys and Games, Video Games.

Data coverage: market sizes (historic and forecasts), company shares, brand shares and distribution data.

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TOYS AND GAMES IN THE US
Euromonitor International
June 2018
LIST OF CONTENTS AND TABLES
Executive Summary
Video Games Leads Toys and Games in the US in 2017
Collectibles Remains A Bright Spot in Traditional Toys and Games
Nintendo Rebounds Thanks To the Success of Nintendo Switch
the Closure of Toys r US Highlights A Shift in Distribution
Toys and Games Set To See Steady Growth Through To 2022
Market Data
Table 1 Sales of Toys and Games by Category: Value 2012-2017
Table 2 Sales of Toys and Games by Category: % Value Growth 2012-2017
Table 3 NBO Company Shares of Toys and Games: % Value 2013-2017
Table 4 LBN Brand Shares of Toys and Games: % Value 2014-2017
Table 5 Distribution of Toys and Games by Format: % Value 2012-2017
Table 6 Forecast Sales of Toys and Games by Category: Value 2017-2022
Table 7 Forecast Sales of Toys and Games by Category: % Value Growth 2017-2022
Sources
Summary 1 Research Sources
Headlines
Prospects
the Fall of Toys r US
Declining Birth Rate Threatens Traditional Toys and Games
the Collectibles Craze Continues To Boost Sales
Competitive Landscape
the Shine Comes Off of Star Wars
Lego Group's Woes Signal Tough Times Ahead for Construction Toys
Spin Master Continues Its Acquisition Spree
Category Data
Table 8 Sales of Traditional Toys and Games by Category: Value 2012-2017
Table 9 Sales of Traditional Toys and Games by Category: % Value Growth 2012-2017
Table 10 Sales of Traditional Toys and Games by Demographic: % Value 2012-2017
Table 11 Sales of Traditional Toys and Games by Licensed vs Non-Licensed: % Value 2012-2017
Table 12 Sales of Traditional Toys and Games by Electronic vs Non-Electronic: % Value 2012-2017
Table 13 NBO Company Shares of Traditional Toys and Games: % Value 2013-2017
Table 14 LBN Brand Shares of Traditional Toys and Games: % Value 2014-2017
Table 15 Distribution of Traditional Toys and Games by Format: % Value 2012-2017
Table 16 Forecast Sales of Traditional Toys and Games by Category: Value 2017-2022
Table 17 Forecast Sales of Traditional Toys and Games by Category: % Value Growth 2017-2022
Table 18 Forecast Sales of Traditional Toys and Games by Demographic: % Value 2017-2022
Table 19 Forecast Sales of Traditional Toys and Games by Licensed vs Non-Licensed: % Value 2017-2022
Headlines
Prospects
Nintendo Switch Reshapes Video Games Hardware
In-game Purchases Make Major Gains Across Platforms
Ar/vr Headsets Sees A Slow Start
Competitive Landscape
Activision Blizzard Leads in Gbo Terms, Whilst Nintendo Advances
Players Offering New Games Lead Company Growth
Companies Learn To Balance the Intensity of Microtransactions
Category Data
Table 20 Sales of Video Games by Category: Value 2012-2017
Table 21 Sales of Video Games by Category: % Value Growth 2012-2017
Table 22 NBO Company Shares of Video Games: % Value 2013-2017
Table 23 LBN Brand Shares of Video Games: % Value 2014-2017
Table 24 NBO Company Shares of Video Games Hardware: % Value 2013-2017
Table 25 LBN Brand Shares of Video Games Hardware: % Value 2014-2017
Table 26 NBO Company Shares of Video Games Software: % Value 2013-2017
Table 27 LBN Brand Shares of Video Games Software: % Value 2014-2017
Table 28 Distribution of Video Games by Format: % Value 2012-2017
Table 29 Distribution of Video Games Hardware by Format: % Value 2012-2017
Table 30 Distribution of Video Games Software by Format: % Value 2012-2017
Table 31 Distribution of Video Games Software (Physical) by Format: % Value 2012-2017
Table 32 Distribution of Video Games Software (Digital) by Format: % Value 2012-2017
Table 33 Forecast Sales of Video Games by Category: Value 2017-2022
Table 34 Forecast Sales of Video Games by Category: % Value Growth 2017-2022

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