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United Kingdom Retail Occasions Market 2014-2018: Covers Market Growth & Shares of the Top 5 Retailers for Each Key Occasion, Overall - ResearchAndMarkets.com

May 21, 2019

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 21, 2019--

The “UK Retail Occasions Market, 2018” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering.

UK Retail Occasions Market, 2018 forms part of Retail Occasions series and offers a comprehensive overview of the market size for key occasions from 2014 to 2018. The report analyses the market growth and the market shares of the top five retailers for each key occasion overall, and for core categories.

The key occasions market consists of the following occasions only: Valentine’s Day, Mother’s Day, Easter, Father’s Day, Summer holiday, back to school, Halloween, Black Friday and Christmas.

Christmas is by far the most important occasion, as it makes up 45.3% of the total key occasions market, but expenditure growth on the occasion has remained fairly stable from 2014 to 2018. Key occasions, including Valentine’s Day, Easter and Halloween, accounted for 10.9% of the total retail market in 2018 as Black Friday has driven growth since 2014.

The total key occasion’s market has grown 7.6% from 2014 to 2018, driven in particular by Black Friday as it gained importance in the UK. Grocers dominate the overall market shares of key occasions, including Christmas and Easter, due to the importance of food & grocery items for occasions and the convenience of these retailers.

Key Highlights

  • The total key occasions market has grown 7.6% from 2014 to 2018, driven in particular by Black Friday as it gained importance in the UK.
  • Christmas is by far the most important occasion, as it makes up 45.3% of the total key occasions market, but expenditure growth on the occasion has remained fairly stable from 2014 to 2018.
  • Grocers dominate the overall market shares of key occasions, including Christmas and Easter, due to the importance of food & grocery items for occasions and the convenience of these retailers.

Reasons to Buy

  • Use our in-depth market insight to gain knowledge of the market sizes of key retail occasions from 2014 to 2018, including Christmas, Mother’s Day and Black Friday.
  • Understand which retailers perform well in different categories, such as seasonal food & grocery and gifts, within the key occasions using our detailed market shares.

Key Topics Covered

  1. Key occasions overall: market sizes & growth rates
  2. Christmas: market sizes & growth rates
  3. Christmas: market shares
  4. Valentine’s Day: market sizes & growth rates
  5. Valentine’s Day: market shares
  6. Mother’s Day: market sizes & growth rates
  7. Mother’s Day: market shares
  8. Easter: market sizes & growth rates
  9. Easter: market shares
  10. Father’s Day: market sizes & growth rates
  11. Father’s Day: market shares
  12. Summer: market sizes & growth rates
  13. Summer: market shares
  14. Back to school: market sizes & growth rates
  15. Back to school: market shares
  16. Halloween: market sizes & growth rates
  17. Halloween: market shares
  18. Black Friday: market sizes & growth rates
  19. Black Friday: market shares

Companies Mentioned

  • Tesco
  • ASDA
  • Sainsbury’s
  • Amazon
  • Marks & Spencer
  • Argos
  • Morrisons
  • Debenhams
  • Card Factory
  • Clintons
  • John Lewis
  • Primark
  • B&Q
  • Wilko
  • Sports Direct
  • Next
  • JD Sports
  • WH Smith
  • Waterstones
  • The Works
  • Blackwells
  • Poundland
  • Aldi
  • Dixons Carphone
  • Boots
  • Arcadia
  • Smyths Toys
  • B&M
  • Mothercare

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KEYWORD: UNITED KINGDOM EUROPE

INDUSTRY KEYWORD: RETAIL OTHER RETAIL

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