Plunkett’s Industry Almanacs in Printed and eBook Formats
Apparel, Shoes, & Textiles Almanac 2018 Edition
Publication Date: May 2018
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Publication Date: May 2018
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- Plunkett Research lists top 350 companies in the Apparel & Textiles Industry and names the top trends changing for the mid term.
- Printed Almanac: ISBN 978-1-62831-464-9 (Available Now)
- E-book: ISBN 978-1-62831-777-0 (Available Now)
- Online Subscription
Key Features Include:
- Industry trends analysis, market data and competitive intelligence
- Market forecasts and Industry Statistics
- Industry Associations and Professional Societies List
- In-Depth Profiles of hundreds of leading companies
- Industry Glossary
- Link to our 5-minute video overview of this industry
Statistical Tables Provided: 11
Companies Profiled: 330
Geographic Focus: Global
Key Questions Answered Include:
- How is the industry evolving?
- How is the industry being shaped by new technologies?
- How is demand growing in emerging markets and mature economies?
- What is the size of the market now and in the future?
- What are the financial results of the leading companies?
- What are the names and titles of top executives?
- What are the top companies and what are their revenues?
This feature-rich book covers competitive intelligence, market research and business analysis—everything you need to know about the apparel & textiles business including:
- Upswing in U.S. Apparel and Textile Jobs as Firms Reshore
- Working Conditions and Workers’ Rights Become Major Considerations as Work Moves from China to Lower-Cost Nations
- Wearable Sensors Track Exercise Data/Apparel and Shoe Manufacturers Adopt Technologies
- Exercise Apparel Sales Rise/Athleisure Clothing Sales Soar
- Bricks, Clicks and Catalogs Create Synergies While Online Sales Growth Surges
- Plus Sizes Market Evolves to Serve Overweight Consumers
- Discount Clothing Retailers See Promise in Designer Lines
- Luxury Apparel, Accessories and Consumer Products Lines Compete for Growth
- Self Service Apparel Fitting Technologies Grow in Stores and Online
- Fast Fashion: Designers and Retailers Speed Up
- Apparel Manufacturing Goes Green
- Designers and Manufacturers Bypass the Middleman with Direct-to-Consumer Online Business Models
- Fashion Rental Grows Thanks to Online Apparel Pioneer Rent the Runway
- Subscription Fashion Services Grow, Including Site Stitch Fix
- Amazon Becomes one of the World’s Leading Sellers of Apparel and Shoes
- Disruption, Technology and the Future of the Fashion, Apparel and Shoes Business
Apparel & Textiles Industry Statistics
- Apparel & Textiles Industry Statistics and Market Size Overview
- U.S. Apparel Manufacturing Producer Price Index (PPI): 2003-February 2018
- Percent Change in Annual U.S. Apparel Manufacturing Producer Prices: 2004-2017
- Top 50 Countries Exporting Textiles & Apparel to the U.S., All MFA Fibers: 2016-2017
- Top 50 Destinations of U.S. Textiles & Apparel Exports: 2016-2017
- Top 25 Countries Exporting Apparel & Non-Apparel Textiles to the U.S., All MFA Fibers: 2016-2017
- Top 15 Countries Exporting Fabric, Man-Made Fiber Products, Cotton Products & Wool Products to the U.S., All MFA Fibers: 2016-2017
- U.S. Retail Sales, Selected Kinds of Businesses: 2011-2017
- U.S. Retail Sales of Apparel, Shoes & Accessories: 2017
- Worldwide Cotton Area, Yield & Production: 2015-2018
- Apparel & Textiles Industry Employment by Business Type, U.S.: 2013-2018
Companies Mentioned Include:
- 3M COMPANY
- Cabela's Inc
- Abercrombie & Fitch Co
- Motorsports Authentics LLC
- Alpha Pro Tech Ltd
- American Eagle Outfitters Inc
- Ann Inc
- Warnaco Swimwear Inc
- Belk Inc
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