UK promotional merchandise continues growth
The Promotional Merchandise Industry Market Report has been created by Sourcing City to provide a global picture of the industry today and provides a detailed analysis of the statistics and trends in the promotional merchandise industry in UK and Ireland in the years to 2016.
For the seventh year in succession there has been steady and continual growth in the UK and Ireland promotional merchandise market. The industry is now £50 million ahead of the year before the banking crisis of 2008, and has made an overall recovery of £292m. Sourcing City estimates the total size of the sector to be £966,440,000.The report puts the total number of distributors at 1,975 with 147 distributors responsible for £572m of value.
This year’s report contains detailed analysis of all areas of the market including: distributors in both turnover size and geographic terms; an analysis of suppliers; ceased trading companies; acquisitions and mergers, and the top product groups.
The report also contains comment and analysis on the economic and industry overview for 2016, Brexit, CVAs, Vistaprint’s entry into the UK market, Web to Print technology and its potential impact on the market, Merchandise World, and the development of Dynamic Highway.
For details of the full report contact www.sourcingcity.co.uk