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Sunglasses Stores - Industry Market Research Report

Sunglasses Stores

The Sunglasses Stores industry has grown over the past five years. Consumers are increasingly opting to rely on the expertise and vast product selection of industry operators to buy sunglasses. Moreover, rising disposable income amid improving economic conditions has boosted demand for luxury sunglasses, which boast a higher price point. Sunny skies are forecast to continue over the next five years; however, heightened competition from online retailers is expected to limit consumer demand for sunglasses from brick-and-mortar retail stores. While many designers have opted to license their brands through optical manufacturing giants, a growing number of online startups are designing and manufacturing their own sunglasses.

This industry predominantly sells sunglasses and related merchandise The industry does not include companies that primarily sell eyeglasses, online retailers nor sales at optometrist offices.

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.


  • About this Industry
  • Industry at a Glance
    • Table Key Statistics Snapshot
    • Table Revenue vs. employment growth
    • Table Products and services segmentation (2016)
    • Table Industry Structure
  • Industry Performance
    • Table Per capita disposable income
    • Table Industry revenue
    • Table Life Cycle Stage
  • Products & Markets
    • Table KEY BUYING INDUSTRIES
    • Table KEY SELLING INDUSTRIES
    • Table Products and services segmentation (2016)
    • Table Major market segmentation (2016)
    • Table Business Locations 2016
    • Table Distribution of establishments vs. population
  • Competitive Landscape
    • Table Sector vs. Industry Costs
    • Table Barriers to Entry checklist
  • Major Companies
    • Table Major players
    • Table Luxottica Group (US sunglasses retail) - financial performance*
    • Table Safilo (US sunglass store) - financial performance*
  • Operating Conditions
    • Table Capital intensity
    • Table Tools of the Trade: Growth Strategies for Success
    • Table Volatility vs Growth
  • Key Statistics
    • Table Industry Data
    • Table Annual Change
    • Table Key Ratios
  • Jargon & Glossary

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