Revenue for operators in the Fabric, Crafts and Sewing Supplies Stores industry has remained volatile over the past five years. After years of subdued growth, revenue picked as more Canadians indulged in arts and crafts. Nonetheless, strong external competition from online sales of industry items harmed revenue growthand this trend is expected to continue over the next five years. However, despite low revenue growth, this industry offers attractive margins.
This industry sells sewing and craft supplies, fabrics, patterns, yarns, needlework accessories, seasonal decorations and sewing machines. Stores that sell sewing machines with other household appliances are excluded from this industry.
This report covers the scope, size, disposition and growth of the industry including the key sensitivities and success factors. Also included are five year industry forecasts, growth rates and an analysis of the industry key players and their market shares.