The Future of Retailing in Germany to 2018

The Future of Retailing in Germany to 2018 is a new market research publication announced by Reportstack. This report provides a detailed analysis of both the historic and forecast market data of retail sales of different product segments across key channels in Germany. In addition, it provides an overview of changing consumer and retail trends, the influence of various economic variables on the retail industry, innovations in retail, and an analysis of vital developments in major retail channels.

It provides detailed quantitative analysis of past and future trends - crucially providing retail sales data not just by channel and by product, but showing product sales through different channels. This allows marketers interested in retailing to determine how to account for the development of the retail trade overall and to know which channels are showing growth for which products in the coming years. 

Data sets are provided for 2008 through to 2018, with actuals being provided up to 2013. All initial market sizing and analysis is conducted in local currency in order to ensure local trends are reflected in the data before conversion into other currencies.

Key Findings
• The strongest European retail market, at EUR450bn is poised for higher growth; however, an aging population will be a roadblock
• Conscientious consumerism is on the rise, fueling the growth of the organic food retail market
• Online shopping clubs offering members low prices, for limited periods are becoming popular with German consumers
• Electrical and electronics will be the fastest-growing product sector largely driven by growing demand for updated technology
• The online channel will be growing the fastest over the next five years, posting double-digit growth

• “The Future of Retailing in Germany to 2018” is a detailed industry report providing comprehensive analysis of the emerging trends, forecasts, and opportunities in the German retail market
• The report is a result of a thorough analysis of consumer trends, changing economic and population factors, and the influence of internet and technology on the retail industry 
• The report provides both qualitative and quantitative insights of the changing retail dynamics across various product segments across different channels; with in-depth analysis of 26 product categories and 17 retail channels
• This report provides detailed data on the size and development of retail sales of individual product types through specific retail channels and formats in Germany. It provides a detailed and comprehensive quantitative analysis of the trends affecting market development through both historic and forecast data
It provides an overview of key competitive trends across major retail channels, along with retail innovations in Germany

Reasons To Buy
• The report provides a comprehensive overview of the German retail market for companies already operating in and those wishing to enter the German market 
• Understand which channels and products will be the major winners and losers over the coming years and plan accordingly, with comprehensive coverage of 26 products across 12 product sectors that include: Clothing, Footwear, Books, News and Stationery, Electrical and Electronics, Food and Grocery, Personal Care, Furniture and Floor Coverings, Home and Garden Products, Music, Video and Entertainment Software, Sports and Leisure Equipment, and Luggage and Leather Goods
• Detailed channel coverage is provided, covering 26 products, across four channel groups that include: General Retailers, Specialist Retailers, Value Retailers, and Online Retailers
• Benefit from a detailed analysis of vital economic and population trends, and key consumer and technology trends influencing the retail market to underpin your planning 
• Monitor the competitive landscape with analysis of the key trends that are shaping the competitive landscape of major retail channels

Companies Mentioned

Edeka, Metro, Fegro Selgros, Handelshof, Lidl, Kaufland, Aldi, Globus, Netto, REWE, OBI, Horhbach, HM, Amazon, Zolando, dm, Rossman

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