The Product Returns Management Services industry manages reverse logistics or the physical movement of surplus or unwanted goods, materials and equipment from consumers back to manufacturers as well as other locations for resale, reuse or disposal. Over the five years to 2016, the industry has benefited from an improving US economy as greater job security and rising disposable income have bolstered consumer spending and retail sales. Over five years to 2021, the Product Returns Management Services industry will continue to expand. Consumers, with more money at their disposal, will increase spending, supporting both manufacturing output and retail sales.
This industry includes operators that provide a variety of reverse logistics services, including return center operations, return to vendor management, product recall management and product recycling.
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.