July 2, 2014 17:16 UTC

Research and Markets: UK Kitchen and Bathroom Supply Chain Market Report 2014-2018 - Focus on Distributors

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/3qfzh6/kitchen_and) has announced the addition of the "Kitchen and Bathroom Supply Chain Market Report - Focus on Distributors - UK 2014-2018 Analysis" report to their offering.

The report focuses on the supply infrastructure of the bathroom and kitchen industry and the performance of the kitchen and bathroom distributors within the industry.

The report incorporates original input and represents a comprehensive, informed and unique review of this market. The report contains information collated using a wide range of sources, and is specific and relevant to the distributors market, not simply a broad collection of government statistics/ fiscal data.

Recent Trends Include:

  • A gradual improvement in the economy and the housing market.
  • Increasing competition from direct supply channels.
  • Focus on 'own brands' and differentiating product offerings.
  • Raw material and fuel costs affecting margins.

The report covers the kitchen and bathroom supply chain and contains:

  • The Supply Infrastructure Of The K&B Industry - market size of K&B industry, distribution phases, value by channel, distributors' value share, overview of key merchants and retailers.
  • Detailed Distributor Assessment - market size and development of the distributors' channel, national and regional companies, key companies, recent trends, future prospects, customer analysis.
  • Analysis By Product Group - market sizes, distributor shares, key trends relating to: Kitchen Furniture, Kitchen Appliances, Bathroom Products, Shower Controls/Enclosures/Screens/Trays.

Distribution Supply Chain For K&B Products:

  • Market size and key trends in the kitchen and bathroom industry from 2008-2014.
  • Mix of products in the K&B industry and key market trends in each sector.
  • Supply chain structure and value of the key sectors, e.g. merchants, DIY, share taken by distributors etc.
  • Direct delivery versus indirect delivery through the distributors.
  • Analysis of key sectors within the supply chain and overview of key players, e.g. company profiles of leading builders' merchants, DIY multiples etc.

Key Topics Covered:

1. Introduction

2. Executive Summary & Future Prospects

3. Economic Environment

4. The Market For Kitchen & Bathroom Products

5. Distribution Supply Chain

6. Focus On The Kitchen & Bathroom Distributors

7. Distribution Structure By Product Group

For more information visit http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/3qfzh6/kitchen_and


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