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Sports and Leisure Equipment Retailing in Belgium – Market Summary & Forecasts; Comprehensive overview of the market, consumer, and competitive context, with retail sales value and forecasts to 2020

Sports and Leisure Equipment Retailing in Belgium – Market Summary & Forecasts; Comprehensive overview of the market, consumer, and competitive context, with retail sales value and forecasts to 2020

Summary

The retail market for sports and leisure equipment is expected to witness a growth of 2.74% over the forecast period. Per capita spending is on the rise and will produce a CAGR of 2.3% over 2015-2020. In addition, online spending on sports and leisure equipment is predicted to grow at a CAGR of 8.63% during the next five years, driven by increasing consumer preference for the channel. From 12.4% in 2015, the online share of sports and leisure equipment will reach 16.3% by the end of 2020

Key Findings

  • Increasing passion for sports and fitness is a key driver for the sale of sports equipment in the country
  • Sales through the online channel are gaining traction due to rising Smartphone penetration
  • Specialist retailers dominate the sport and leisure equipment market in Belgium, having accounted for 55.6% of the sales in the segment
Synopsis

“Sports and Leisure Equipment Retailing in Belgium – Market Summary & Forecasts” is a detailed sector report providing a comprehensive analysis of the emerging trends, forecasts and opportunities to 2020.

What else does this report offer?
  • A thorough analysis of consumer trends changing economic and population factors
  • Both qualitative and quantitative insights and analysis of the shifting sports and leisure equipment retail dynamics for sports equipment and toys and games from 2010 to 2020
  • Sales of sports and leisure equipment through the following channels from 2010 to 2020: Other specialist retailers; online; hypermarkets, supermarkets and hard-discounters; department stores; cash and carries and warehouse clubs; Value, variety stores and general merchandise retailers; other general and non-specialist direct retailers; clothing, footwear, accessories and luxury goods specialists; music, video, book, stationery and entertainment software specialists; convenience stores (including Independents) and gas stations
  • An overview of key sports and leisure equipment retailers operating across Belgium and their presence across distribution channels
Reasons To Buy
  • Gain a comprehensive knowledge on sports and leisure equipment sector in the Belgium retail market and develop a competitive advantage from the start of your supply chain
  • Investigate current and forecast behaviour trends in sports and leisure equipment category to identify the best opportunities to exploit
  • Analyze the recommended actions to align your marketing strategies with the crucial trends influencing the consumer behaviour
  • Understand the fastest growing categories including sports equipment and toys and games, with insights on performance across key channels from 2010, with forecasts until 2020
  • Explore novel opportunities that will allow you to align your product offerings and strategies to meet demand by analyzing the vital economic and population trends, key consumer and technology trends influencing the sports and leisure equipment market
  • Analysis of key international and domestic players operating in the sports and leisure equipment market – including store counts and revenues that give you a competitive edge - identify opportunities to improve your market share


  • Introduction
    • What is this Report About?
  • Executive Summary & Outlook
  • Market Context
    • A steadily growing economy with opportunities for retailers
      • A modest recovery in the economy, indicates a gradual improvement in retail spending
      • Stable savings rate shows a consistency in retail consumption
      • Service remains the dominant sector for employment
      • Improving labor market set to drive retail spending
      • Improving inflation level may influence retail sales growth
      • Household consumption expenditure is set to grow with a rise in income
    • Balanced demography and social rise in the economy will favor retail market
  • Belgian Shoppers
    • Belgium E- Commerce- A poised domestic market
    • Belgian food and grocery retailing and changing market leaders
    • Belgium- The land of fashion
    • Increasing inbound tourists offering growth opportunities in retail sector
  • Doing Business in Belgium
    • Summary
      • Bureaucracy
      • Business culture
      • Geography
      • Infrastructure and logistics
    • Key taxation policies
    • Belgian tax break is now termed illegal by the European Union
  • Retail – Product Sectors
    • Product Sector Analysis
      • Sports and Leisure Equipment
    • Sports and Leisure Equipment Category Overview
      • Sports and Leisure Equipment by Channel
        • Table Belgium Sports and Leisure Equipment Retail Sales (EUR mn), by Channel Group, 2010–2015
        • Table Belgium Sports and Leisure Equipment Retail Sales Forecast (EUR mn), by Channel Group, 2015–2020
        • Table Belgium Sports and Leisure Equipment Retail Sales (US$ mn), by Channel Group, 2010–2015
        • Table Belgium Sports and Leisure Equipment Retail Sales Forecast (US$ mn), by Channel Group, 2015–2020
        • Table Belgium Sports and Leisure Equipment Retail Segmentation (% value), by Channel Group, 2010–2020
      • Sports and Leisure Equipment by Category
        • Table Belgium Sports and Leisure Equipment Retail Sales (EUR mn), by Category, 2010–2015
        • Table Belgium Sports and Leisure Equipment Retail Sales Forecast (EUR mn), by Category 2015–2020
        • Table Belgium Sports and Leisure Equipment Retail Sales (US$ mn), by Category, 2010–2015
        • Table Belgium Sports and Leisure Equipment Retail Sales Forecast (US$ mn), by Category 2015–2020
        • Table Belgium Sports and Leisure Equipment Retail Segmentation (% value), by Category 2010–2020
    • Sports and Leisure Equipment Category Analysis
      • Sports Equipment
        • Table Belgium Sports Equipment Retail Sales (EUR mn), by Channel Group, 2010–2015
        • Table Belgium Sports Equipment Retail Sales Forecast (EUR mn), by Channel Group, 2015–2020
        • Table Belgium Sports Equipment Retail Sales (US$ mn), by Channel Group, 2010–2015
        • Table Belgium Sports Equipment Retail Sales Forecast (US$ mn), by Channel Group, 2015–2020
        • Table Belgium Sports Equipment Retail Segmentation, by Channel Group, 2010–2020
      • Toys and Games
        • Table Belgium Toys and Games Retail Sales (EUR mn), by Channel Group, 2010–2015
        • Table Belgium Toys and Games Retail Sales Forecast (EUR mn), by Channel Group, 2015–2020
        • Table Belgium Toys and Games Retail Sales (US$ mn), by Channel Group, 2010–2015
        • Table Belgium Toys and Games Retail Sales Forecast (US$ mn), by Channel Group, 2015–2020
        • Table Belgium Toys and Games Retail Segmentation, by Channel Group, 2010–2020
    • Major Retailers
      • Sports and Leisure Equipment
        • Table Key Sports & Leisure equipment Retailers in Belgium
  • Appendix
    • Definitions
      • This report provides 2014 actual sales; while forecasts are provided for 2015 – 2019
        • Table Belgium Exchange Rate EUR–US$ (Annual Average), 2009–2014
        • Table Belgium Exchange Rate EUR–US$ (Annual Average), 2015–2019
        • Table Verdict Retail Channel Definitions
        • Table Verdict Retail Category Definitions
    • Summary Methodology
      • Overview
      • The triangulated market sizing method
      • Industry surveys in the creation of retail market data
      • Quality control and standardized processes
    • About Verdict Retail
    • Disclaimer

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