AMA Research are pleased to
announce the publication of the Tenth edition of the
“Household Textiles Market
- UK 2010-2014”. The
report incorporates original research and provides a
comprehensive review of household textiles market
exploring key product sectors.
Product areas covered:
– Duvet covers, sheets & valances, pillowcases, bedspreads, blankets,
throws and bed-runners
– Duvets, pillows, mattress protectors & enhancers and cushions
– Towels, bathmats and pedestal sets
TABLE LINEN &
napkins, table-mats and tea towels.
The household textiles market was estimated at over £1.2 billion at
manufacturers prices in 2009. It is a well-established and mature
market consisting of a wide range of products, most of which have high
levels of household penetration. Market conditions over the past two
years have been tough, reflecting the difficulties in the housing
market and pressures on consumer spending as a result of the downturn.
Short-term prospects are difficult, but longer term prospects are
slightly more optimistic although, given the maturity of the market,
further growth is likely to be fairly constrained.
Of particular interest are the
Effects of the
recession/downturn, affecting household spending.
product mix and supply structure.
High levels of
competition, exacerbated by discounting and price cutting.
penetration of imports from Asia, particularly China and India.
polarisation – despite the downturn – with rapid growth of the
‘economy’ end of the market, and, at the same time, the introduction
of innovative, environmentally-friendly/Fairtrade and ‘premium’
Market forecasts up
to 2014 – key drivers, timing and speed of recovery.
Major Companies profiled:-
Ashley Wilde Group, AW
Hainsworth, Bedeck, Chiltern Mills, Chortex Ltd, Christy Comfy,
Delbanco Meyer, Dorma, Dunelm Mill, Fogarty, FuDa International,
Herbert Parkinson, John Cotton Group, John Horsfall & Sons, Maurice
Phillips Group Mostyns Curtains and Fabrics, Northern Feather, Pacific
Brands, Platt & Hill, Quiltex, Rectella, Texplan Manufacturing, The
French Linen Company, The Klipfold Group, Trendsetter Home
Furnishings, Turner Bianca, United Fillings, Vision Support Services (VSS),
Walker Greenbank plc.
covered in the report:
– key characteristics of the market, analysis by value since 2004,
trends and forecasts to 2014.
current market performance in 2008-2010 and impact of economic
climate on the household textiles market.
factors, future trends, areas of potential opportunity, threats
and limitations to growth – pricing pressures, slowdown in housing
Imports and exports
– significance of imports, mix of imports by product type, source
Analysis by major
product sectors – bed linen, filled products, bathroom textiles
and table linen & kitchen toweling.
Total bed linen
– analysis of market size by value since 2004, factors
influencing market performance and forecasts to 2014.
Mix by product type,
contract and domestic markets.
– size by value and factors affecting performance, market
characteristics and current trends, polarisation of the market.
Sheets & pillowcases
–size by value and factors influencing performance, sheet styles and
– size by value, types and current trends.
– analysis of market size by value since 2004, product mix, factors
influencing market and forecast to 2014.
– size by value, factors affecting market and forecasts to 2014, mix
of duvets by filling, increased penetration of duvets into contract
– size by
value, factors affecting market performance and forecasts to 2014.
Mattress & pillow
protectors and enhancers
– value by size demonstrating rapid growth, product types.
– size by
value, factors influencing market performance and future prospects up
to 2014. Cushion covers, interior cushions and those for garden
BATHROOM TEXTILES, TABLE LINEN & KITCHEN
–size by value since 2004, factors influencing market performance and
forecasts to 2014.
Product mix for
– towels, bath mats/pedestal sets - current trends.
Table linen and
– size by value, factors affecting performance and forecast to 2012,
product mix, contract and domestic sectors.
SUPPLY & DISTRIBUTION STRUCTURE
Market share table
of leading suppliers.
Review of key
suppliers in each household textile sector
– review of fragmented supply structure.
Major channels of
shares by type of outlet in the retail sector, changing profile of
Key growth sectors
and future prospects.