Distribution and Retailing Industry 2020

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Distribution and Retailing Industry

Research Target:

GMS, supermarkets, department stores, convenience stores, e-commerce/catalog/mail order companies, drugstores, DIY stores, specialty stores and chains, SC/outlets/station buildings/SA/airports, co-ops, wholesalers, trading companies, overseas retail companies

Research Content:

I. Overview

1. Latest Trends of Distribution and Retailing Industry 2019-20
i. Distribution and retailing market in 2018
ii. Trends by Business Category
2. Industry Topics
i. Industrial Restructuring Moves
ii. Expansion and Progress of Private Brand (PB) Market
iii. Online Services and Point Reward Services
iv. Trends of Supply Chain
v. Trends of Cashless Payment
vi. Current Status of CtoC market such as flea market applications (leading enterprise analysis: Mercari and others)
vii. Impact of Consumer Tax Hike
viii. Inbound Demand beyond 2019
ix. Introduction/Utilization of Latest Technologies like AI
x. News Business Trends Related to Distribution Channels and Retail
3. Trends of Global Retailers, Overseas Strategies by Japanese Retailers
i. Latest Trends of Overseas Market 2019-2020
ii. Overseas Retail Market and Global Positioning of Japanese Retailers
iii. Trends of Foreign-Affiliated Retailing Businesses at Japanese Market
iv. Status of Japanese Retailers of Various Business Forms Entering Overseas Market
v. Online Sales Market from Global Point of View

II     Market Trends by Business Category 

Following analysis are done for each chapter:
  • Latest Market Trends
  • Market Overview (Market size, market player structure and trends, leading enterprise ranking, etc.)
  • Trends at Leading Specialty Stores
  • Market Topics
  • Future Outlook
1. GMS (General Merchandise Stores)
2. Supermarkets
3. Department Stores (DP)
4. Convenience Stores (CVS)
5. Mail-Order Market (TV)
6. Mail-Order Market (Online/Catalog Shopping)
7. Drugstores
8. Electronic Retail Stores
9. DIY Stores
10. Shopping Centers
11. Outlet Malls
12. Traffic Channel (Stations, Airports, Duty Free outside Airports)
13. General Discount Stores
14. Thrift Shops (Second-Hand Goods)
15. Clothing Specialty Stores
16. Kimono Stores
17. Fashion Goods Specialty Stores
18. Shoes Stores
19. Jewelry Stores
20. Watch Stores
21. Eyewear Stores
22. Sports/Outdoor Item Stores
23. Bike/Motorcycle Shops
24. Car Supply Specialty Shops
25. Furniture/Interior/Lifestyle Goods Stores
26. Toys/Hobby Shops
27. Books/Stationary Stores
28. Musical Instruments/CD Stores
29. Single-Price Shops (such as 100-Yen Shops)
30. Liquor Specialty Stores
31. Fresh Food Specialty Stores
32. Japanese/Western Sweets Shops 
33. Flower Shops
34. Consumer Cooperative (Co-op)

III     Reference Materials 


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