The Office Supply Stores industry has experienced tough conditions over the five years to 2018. External competition along with the changing nature of how information is consumed and disseminated has led to declining demand for many of the industry's core products. As a result, industry revenue is forecast to decline over the five years to 2018. Over the five years to 2023, despite expected growth in consumer confidence, per capita disposable income and corporate profit, the Office Supply Stores industry's outlook remains dim due to the continued growth of digitalization.
This industry includes stores that primarily sell stationery, school supplies and office supplies. Stores may also sell a combination of new computers, office equipment, furniture and supplies. This industry does not include general merchandisers or electronic retailers.
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.