Family Clothing Stores in Canada: Market Research Report

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Family Clothing Stores in Canada Market Research Report | NAICS 44814CA | Jan 2015

Fashion statement: Rising incomes will boost discretionary clothing purchases and drive growth

The Family Clothing Stores market research report provides key industry analysis and industry statistics, measures market size, analyzes current and future industry trends and shows market share for the industry’s largest companies. IBISWorld publishes the largest collection of industry reports so you can see an industry’s supply chain, economic drivers and key buyers and markets.

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Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 10-15
Annual Growth 15-20
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Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

Though the Family Clothing Stores industry experienced years of weakened demand in the aftermath of the recession, over the past three years revenue has grown more strongly. Overall, the industry has fared better than specialty clothing stores because its products are often viewed as a necessity, and both industry wages and employment have increased over the five years to 2015. As consumer confidence improves, the industry is expected to continue its expansion through 2020, and stores numbers are expected to increase in response to improved demand. However, growth will slow late in this five-year period as the market reaches saturation and family clothing stores face stiffer competition from department stores and online retailers... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Industry Analysis Chapter

Although apparel is typically viewed as a necessity, purchases are often made on a discretionary basis. Consumers purchase industry products when they require new clothing, but also because clothes serve a fashion purpose. Consequently, demand for the Family Clothing Stores industry is closely tied to trends in disposable income and overall consumer sentiment. During the early parts of the economic recovery, consumer confidence remained particularly low in Canada. Consumer confidence, as measured by the Consumer Confidence Index (CCI), has fallen slightly over the past five years, with current levels still well below the historical average. As it stands, consumer confidence more resembles an economy in recession than one in recovery... purchase to read more


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What is the Family Clothing Stores Industry?

Stores participating in this industry specialize in retailing new clothing for men, women and children, without specializing in sales for an individual gender or age group. These establishments may also provide, but not focus in, basic alterations, such as hemming, taking in or letting out seams and lengthening or shortening sleeves.

Industry Products
Women's apparelMen's apparelChildren's apparel
Industry Activities
Retailing men's casual apparelRetailing women's casual apparelRetailing children's casual apparelRetailing men's formal apparelRetailing women's formal apparel

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