The UK Clothing Market 2016-2021

The UK Clothing Market 2016-2021


The UK clothing market will grow by £3.2bn in the five years to 2021-equating to 23.6% growth on 2016. However volume growth will not reach pre-recession levels until 2019. Retailers will need to overcome unpredictable weather by investing in more transpersonal items. Online growth is slowing so retailers will need to find a balance between instore and online channels to offer a seamless experience. The increase of male interest in personal appearance will demand more choice and newness from the menswear market and retailers can expect to see a boost to the school wear market because of the baby boom of 2010-2013.

Key Findings

  • Value segment continues to gain share of spend
  • Grocers will grow share following short term set back
  • John Lewis and House of Fraser prosper as Debenhams struggles
  • Online pure plays prosper as they become third most preferred channel.

The UK clothing market 2011-2021 offers a comprehensive insight into the factors driving the clothing market, the inhibitors, the major players performance, the main trends and consumer attitudes. It also forecasts to 2021.

It provides in-depth analysis of the following:
  • The Hot Issues
  • What People Buy
  • Where People Shop
  • How People Shop
  • Why People Shop.
Reasons To Buy
  • Understand how retailers can utilise the need for transitional clothing to overcome unpredictable British weather and the changing requirements of consumers. ·      Strategies for tapping into the Tween market.
  • The benefits of offerings a personalized shopper experience.
  • Understand the factors behind the growing demands for fashion in the menswear market.
  • What does the ‘right balance’ between e-commerce and physical stores mean for retailers?
  • The impact of market recovery on the value clothing players.

The hot issues
What people buy
Where people shop
How people shop
Why people shop

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