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

  • Introduction
    • What is this Report About?
  • Executive Summary & Outlook
  • Market Context
    • An economy on the growth path offers new opportunities to retailers
      • Retail sales grew akin to the economy
      • Increasing savings rate might hamper retail sales
      • Service remains the dominant sector for employment
      • Improving labor market set to drive retail spending
      • Deflation remains a real threat to market growth
      • Household consumption expenditure is a result of improvement in Irish spending
    • Despite high birth rates, Ireland's population is shrinking
  • Ireland Shoppers
    • Irish and the advanced online buying behavior
    • It's the festival time and celebration of retail sales in Ireland
    • Tourism and opportunities in Ireland's retail sector
  • Doing Business in Ireland
    • Summary
      • Bureaucracy
      • Business culture
      • Geography
      • Infrastructure and logistics
    • Key taxation policies
    • Tax incentives favoring the retail sector
  • Retail - Product Sectors
    • Product Sector Analysis
      • Sports and Leisure Equipment
    • Sports and Leisure Equipment Category Overview
      • Sports and Leisure Equipment by Channel
        • Table Ireland Sports and Leisure Equipment Retail Sales (EUR mn), by Channel Group, 2010-2015
        • Table Ireland Sports and Leisure Equipment Retail Sales Forecast (EUR mn), by Channel Group, 2015-2020
        • Table Ireland Sports and Leisure Equipment Retail Sales (US$ mn), by Channel Group, 2010-2015
        • Table Ireland Sports and Leisure Equipment Retail Sales Forecast (US$ mn), by Channel Group, 2015-2020
        • Table Ireland Sports and Leisure Equipment Retail Segmentation (% value), by Channel Group, 2010-2020
      • Sports and Leisure Equipment by Category
        • Table Ireland Sports and Leisure Equipment Retail Sales (EUR mn), by Category, 2010-2015
        • Table Ireland Sports and Leisure Equipment Retail Sales Forecast (EUR mn), by Category 2015-2020
        • Table Ireland Sports and Leisure Equipment Retail Sales (US$ mn), by Category, 2010-2015
        • Table Ireland Sports and Leisure Equipment Retail Sales Forecast (US$ mn), by Category 2015-2020
        • Table Ireland Sports and Leisure Equipment Retail Segmentation (% value), by Category 2010-2020
    • Sports and Leisure Equipment Category Analysis
      • Sports Equipment
        • Table Ireland Sports Equipment Retail Sales (EUR mn), by Channel Group, 2010-2015
        • Table Ireland Sports Equipment Retail Sales Forecast (EUR mn), by Channel Group, 2015-2020
        • Table Ireland Sports Equipment Retail Sales (US$ mn), by Channel Group, 2010-2015
        • Table Ireland Sports Equipment Retail Sales Forecast (US$ mn), by Channel Group, 2015-2020
        • Table Ireland Sports Equipment Retail Segmentation, by Channel Group, 2010-2020
      • Toys and Games
        • Table Ireland Toys and Games Retail Sales (EUR mn), by Channel Group, 2010-2015
        • Table Ireland Toys and Games Retail Sales Forecast (EUR mn), by Channel Group, 2015-2020
        • Table Ireland Toys and Games Retail Sales (US$ mn), by Channel Group, 2010-2015
        • Table Ireland Toys and Games Retail Sales Forecast (US$ mn), by Channel Group, 2015-2020
        • Table Ireland Toys and Games Retail Segmentation, by Channel Group, 2010-2020
  • Retailers
    • Sports & Leisure equipment retailers
      • Table Key Sports & Leisure equipment Retailers in Ireland
  • Appendix
    • Definitions
      • This report provides 2015 actual sales; while forecasts are provided for 2016 - 2020
        • Table Ireland Exchange Rate EUR-USD (Annual Average), 2010-2015
        • Table Ireland Exchange Rate EUR-USD (Annual Average), 2016-2020 Forecasts
        • 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

Sports and Leisure Equipment Retailing in Ireland – 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 growth of 1.97% over the forecast period. Per capita spending is on the rise and will produce a CAGR of 1.2% over 2015–2020. In addition, online spending on sports and leisure equipment will grow at a CAGR of 8.32% during the next five years. Online sales of sports and leisure equipment are forecast to grow from EUR0.5 billion in 2015 to EUR0.6 billion by the end of 2020, driven by increasing consumer preference for the channel.

Key Findings

  • Sports equipment was the largest category with 56.0% in retail sales in 2015
  • Sales through the online channel are gaining traction, with the channel expected to grow at a CAGR of 8.32% during 2015-2020.
  • Specialist retailers dominate the sport and leisure equipment market in Ireland, having accounted for 59.2% of the sales in the segment
Synopsis

“Sports and Leisure Equipment Retailing in Ireland – 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 Ireland and their presence across distribution channels
Reasons To Buy
  • Gain a comprehensive knowledge on sports and leisure equipment sector in the Ireland 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 behavior
  • 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


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