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Outdoor Kitchens

US demand for outdoor kitchen equipment is projected to increase 6.2% per year to $735 million in 2022. Sales will benefit as consumer interest in outdoor living increases, encouraging further new installations and upgrades to facilitate both routine outdoor cooking and outdoor entertaining. The expansion from primarily high-end installations to more mass-market versions will further boost sales.

This report covers outdoor kitchen equipment demand by Product and Distribution Channel, along with a discussion of consumer trends affecting sales. Data are given in dollar value.

The outdoor kitchen products covered in the study include:
Cooking fixtures (gas grills; pizza ovens, smokers, and specialty grills; side burners and other secondary cooking fixtures)
Islands, cabinets, and other storage (prefabricated islands; cabinets, drawers, and access doors)
Refrigeration and cooling equipment (outdoor refrigerators; integrated coolers; specialty products such as kegerators, ice machines, and freezers)
Cocktail and bar centers
Sinks and faucets

Distribution channels for outdoor kitchen equipment include:
Barbecue and outdoor specialty stores
Home centers
E-commerce
Contractors
Mass merchandisers and wholesale clubs

Scope of the Report
This report covers the scope, size, and growth of the US outdoor kitchen equipment market including key trends in applications and market segmentation. Historical data are provided for 2007, 2012, and 2017 with forecasts for 2022, with year-by-year historical market volatility also addressed. Data are provided in dollar value. Also included are survey data on consumer preferences and behavior and analysis of the industry’s key players and their market shares.


  • EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
    • Table Figure 1-1 | Key Trends in the US Outdoor Kitchen Equipment Market
  • OVERVIEW
    • Key Findings
      • Table Figure 2-1 | Key Outdoor Kitchen Statistics & Characteristics
    • Outdoor Kitchen Market Size & Ownership Trends
      • Table Number of Households with an Outdoor Kitchen, 2007 – 2022
      • Table Figure 2-2 | Annual Growth in Outdoor Kitchen Ownership & Equipment Sales, 2008 – 2017
    • Outdoor Kitchen Definition & Characteristics
      • Outdoor Kitchen Definition & Characteristics: Overview
      • Outdoor Kitchen Definition & Characteristics: Weather Resistance
        • Table Selected Weather-Resistant Outdoor Kitchen Products by Material Type
      • Outdoor Kitchen Definition & Characteristics: UL Approval for Outdoor Use
    • Single-Family Versus Multifamily Housing Installations
    • Basic Versus High-End Installations
      • Table Examples of Basic & High-End Outdoor Kitchen Installations
      • Table Figure 2-3 | Basic Versus High-End Outdoor Kitchens
    • Regional Variations in Usage & Format
    • Outdoor Kitchen Material Trends
      • Outdoor Kitchen Material Trends: Countertops
        • Table Advantages & Disadvantages of Selected Countertop Materials for Outdoor Kitchens
      • Outdoor Kitchen Material Trends: Hardscaping
    • Local Building Codes
      • Local Building Codes: Fire Hazards
      • Local Building Codes: Water Drainage
      • Local Building Codes: Electrical Safety
  • CONSUMER TRENDS
    • Key Findings
      • Table Figure 3-1 | Key Consumer Trends in the Outdoor Kitchen Equipment Market
    • Key Demographics
      • Key Demographics: Overview
      • Key Demographics: Home Ownership Trends
        • Table Total Home Ownership & Rental in the US, 2009 – 2017
        • Table Home Ownership & Rental Trends in the US by Household Annual Income, 2009 – 2017
        • Table Total Home Ownership & Rental in the US by Age Group, 2009 – 2017
      • Key Demographics: Household Income
    • Outdoor Living Trends
      • Outdoor Living Trends: Prevalence of Outdoor Spaces at Home
        • Table Presence of Lawn, Garden, or Outdoor Space at Home, 2018
      • Outdoor Living Trends: Size of Owned Land Around Home
        • Table Percent of Households That Own Land by Size of Lot, 2007 – 2017
      • Outdoor Living Trends: Interest in Outdoor Cooking & Entertaining
        • Table Figure 3-2 | Consumer Interest in Outdoor Cooking & Entertaining by Age Group, 2018
      • Outdoor Living Trends: Outdoor Kitchens as Desirable & Impressive Features
        • Table Figure 3-3 | Consumer Attitudes Toward Outdoor Kitchens by Age Group, 2018
      • Outdoor Living Trends: Cooking for Both Entertaining & Daily Meals
        • Table Number of Grills Owned & Grill Type Primarily Used, 2017
      • Outdoor Living Trends: Outdoor Kitchen Installation During Remodeling
  • PRODUCTS
    • Key Findings
      • Table Figure 4-1 | Key Trends in Outdoor Kitchen Products
    • Demand Forecast
      • Table Outdoor Kitchen Equipment Demand by Product Type, 2007 – 2022
      • Table Figure 4-2 | Outdoor Kitchen Equipment Demand Growth by Product Type, 2017 – 2022
    • Cooking Fixtures
      • Cooking Fixtures: Scope
      • Cooking Fixtures: Demand Forecast
        • Table Outdoor Kitchen Cooking Fixture Demand by Product, 2007 – 2022
        • Table Figure 4-3 | Outdoor Kitchen Cooking Fixture Demand Growth by Product, 2017 – 2022
      • Cooking Fixtures: Gas Grills
        • Table Figure 4-4 | Built-In Versus Freestanding Gas Grills
        • Table Selected Gas Grill Manufacturers & Brands
      • Cooking Fixtures: Pizza Ovens, Smokers, & Specialty Grills
        • Table Figure 4-5 | Examples of Pizza Ovens, Smokers, & Specialty Grills
        • Table Selected Pizza Oven, Smoker, & Specialty Grill Manufacturers & Brands
      • Cooking Fixtures: Side Burners & Other Secondary Cooking Fixtures
        • Table Secondary Cooking Fixture Characteristics
        • Table Figure 4-6 | Examples of Side Burners & Other Secondary Cooking Fixtures
        • Table Selected Secondary Cooking Fixture Manufacturers & Brands
    • Islands, Cabinets, & Other Storage
      • Islands, Cabinets, & Other Storage: Demand Forecast
        • Table Outdoor Kitchen Island, Cabinet, & Other Storage Demand by Product, 2007 – 2022
        • Table Figure 4-7 | Annual Value Growth in Outdoor Kitchen Island, Cabinet, & Other Storage Demand by Product, 2008
      • Islands, Cabinets, & Other Storage: Prefabricated Islands
        • Table Figure 4-8 | Prefabricated Versus Site-Built Outdoor Kitchen Islands
        • Table Figure 4-9 | Modular Islands Versus Other Modular Fixtures
        • Table Selected Prefabricated Island Manufacturers & Product Features
      • Islands, Cabinets, & Other Storage: Cabinets, Drawers, & Access Doors
        • Table Figure 4-10 | Insert-Type Versus Built-In Cabinets, Drawers, & Access Doors
        • Table Cabinet, Drawer, & Access Door Characteristics
        • Table Figure 4-11 | Examples of Cabinets, Drawers, & Access Doors
        • Table Selected Cabinet, Drawer, & Access Door Manufacturers & Brands
    • Refrigeration & Cooling Equipment
      • Refrigeration & Cooling Equipment: Scope
        • Table Figure 4-12 | Examples of Refrigeration & Cooling Equipment
      • Refrigeration & Cooling Equipment: Demand Forecast
        • Table Outdoor Kitchen Refrigeration & Cooling Equipment Demand by Product, 2007 – 2022
        • Table Figure 4-13 | Outdoor Kitchen Refrigeration & Cooling Equipment Demand Growth by Product, 2017 – 2022
      • Refrigeration & Cooling Equipment: Outdoor Refrigerators
        • Table Outdoor Refrigerator Characteristics
      • Refrigeration & Cooling Equipment: Integrated Coolers
      • Refrigeration & Cooling Equipment: Specialty Refrigeration & Cooling Equipment
      • Refrigeration & Cooling Equipment: Leading Manufacturers & Brands
        • Table Selected Refrigeration & Cooling Equipment Manufacturers & Brands
    • Cocktail & Bar Centers
      • Cocktail & Bar Centers: Scope
        • Table Figure 4-14 | Examples of Cocktail & Bar Centers
      • Cocktail & Bar Centers: Demand Forecast
        • Table Outdoor Kitchen Cocktail & Bar Center Demand, 2007 – 2022
      • Cocktail & Bar Centers: Leading Manufacturers & Brands
        • Table Selected Cocktail & Bar Center Manufacturers & Brands
    • Sinks & Faucets
      • Sinks & Faucets: Demand Forecast
        • Table Outdoor Kitchen Sink & Faucet Demand, 2007 – 2022
      • Sinks & Faucets: Leading Manufacturers & Brands
        • Table Selected Sink & Faucet Manufacturers & Brands
  • DISTRIBUTION
    • Key Findings
      • Table Figure 5-1 | Key Trends in Outdoor Kitchen Equipment Distribution
    • Outdoor Kitchen Distribution Overview
      • Table Outdoor Kitchen Equipment Demand by Distribution Channel, 2007 – 2022
      • Table Figure 5-2 | Outdoor Kitchen Equipment Demand Growth by Distribution Channel, 2017 – 2022
      • Table Selected Outdoor Kitchen Equipment Distributors by Channel
    • Barbecue & Outdoor Specialty Stores
    • Home Centers
    • E-Commerce
      • Table Issues with E-Commerce Distribution of Outdoor Kitchen Products & Examples of Solutions
    • Contractors
      • Table Advantages of Indoor & Outdoor Contractors in Outdoor Kitchen Construction
    • Mass Merchandisers & Wholesale Clubs
  • INDUSTRY STRUCTURE
    • Key Findings & Industry Composition
      • Table US Outdoor Kitchen Equipment Sales by Company, 2017
    • Market Share
      • Market Share: Overview
        • Table Figure 6-1 | US Outdoor Kitchen Equipment Market Share, 2017
      • Market Share: Middleby
        • Table Figure 6-2 | US Outdoor Kitchen Equipment Market: Leading Supplier, 2017
      • Market Share: Fisher & Paykel Appliances
        • Table Figure 6-3 | US Outdoor Kitchen Equipment Market: Second Leading Supplier, 2017
      • Market Share: Meyer
        • Table Figure 6-4 | US Outdoor Kitchen Equipment Market: Third Leading Supplier, 2017
      • Market Share: RH Peterson
        • Table Figure 6-5 | US Outdoor Kitchen Equipment Market: Fourth Leading Supplier, 2017
    • Marketing
      • Marketing: Overview
      • Marketing: Modular Systems & Bundled Components
      • Marketing: Warranties
      • Marketing: Design Assistance & Education
    • Industry Restructuring
      • Table Selected Acquisitions & Divestitures
    • Cooperative Agreements
      • Table Selected Cooperative Agreements
    • List of Industry Participants
  • APPENDIX
    • Scope
      • Overview
        • Table Study Scope: Outdoor Kitchen Equipment
      • Relevant Industry & Trade Codes
        • Table Relevant Industry Codes
        • Table Relevant Trade Codes
    • Methodology
    • Sources
    • Associations & Agencies
    • Related Freedonia Group Studies
      • US Studies
      • Global Studies
      • Focus Reports
      • Knowledge Center
    • Definitions
      • General
      • Products
    • Abbreviations
      • Table Abbreviations & Acronyms Used in Study
    • Macroeconomic Assumptions
      • Economic Environment
        • Table Macroeconomic Indicators, 2007 – 2022
        • Table Figure 7-1 | Annual Growth in Real GDP, 2000 – 2017, Compared to 1980 – 2005 Average
      • Demographic Trends
        • Table Population & Households, 2007 – 2022
        • Table Figure 7-2 | Annual Population Growth, 2002 – 2017
      • Consumer Spending
        • Table Personal Consumption Expenditures, 2007 – 2022
      • Residential Building Construction
        • Table Residential Building Construction Expenditures, 2007 – 2022
      • Residential Improvements & Repair
        • Table Residential Improvement & Repair Expenditures, 2007 – 2022
      • Housing Stock
        • Table Housing Stock by Type, 2007 – 2022
        • Table Figure 7-3 | Housing Stock by Year of Construction, 2017

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