Licensed Sports Merchandise Market: Focus on North America (2016-2020) - E-Commerce to Play Significant Role in Market Growth - Research and Markets

DUBLIN--()--Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Licensed Sports Merchandise Market: Focus on North America (2016-2020)" report to their offering.

The US and Canada retail sales of licensed sports merchandise, such as products bearing images or apparel, video games/software, accessories, sporting goods and the like, is increasing at a very fast pace due to increased demand among consumers for sports-based apparel, footwear and equipment bearing the names or logos of favorite teams and players. Sports licensing is largely constant and does not tend to fluctuate from year to year. Moreover, licensed sports merchandise is driven by popularity of college- and university-level sports teams. In addition, the convergence of entertainment as sports is raising the usage of social media.

As per the report "Licensed Sports Merchandise Market: Focus on North America (2016-2020)," the demand for licensed sports merchandise will be driven by the rising sports market in North America, growing demand of sporting goods, accelerating economic growth, e-commerce penetration, rising popularity of sports leagues and rising participation in top sports. Some notable trends of this industry include sports apparel to gain fame among all product categories, growing demand of social media, increase in events & hot markets, development in consumer electronics, expansion in new markets, increasing fan engagement and growth of the female factor. However, the expansion of the market is hindered by declining retail shelf space and counterfeiting/duplicate products.

The report presents an in-depth analysis of the US and Canada market for licensed sports merchandise. The major trends, growth drivers, as well as issues being faced by the industry are being presented in this report. A thorough analysis has been conducted on key market players covering their business overview, product portfolio, financial overview and business strategies.

Growth Drivers:

  • Rising Sports Market in North America
  • Growing Demand of Sporting Goods
  • Accelerating Economic Growth
  • E-Commerce to Play Significant Role in Market Growth
  • Rising Popularity of Sports Leagues
  • Rising Participation in Top Sports

Companies Mentioned

  • DICK'S Sporting Goods Inc.
  • Fanatics Inc.
  • G-III Apparel Group
  • VF Corporation

Key Topics Covered:

1. Licensing Market - An Overview

2. Global Licensed Merchandise Market Analysis

3. The US & Canada Licensed Merchandise Market

4. North America Licensed Sports Merchandise Market

5. Market Dynamics

6. Competitive Landscape

7. Company Profiles

For more information about this report visit http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/6rzc77/licensed_sports.

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Related Topics: Sporting Goods and Equipment, Sportswear

Contacts

Research and Markets
Laura Wood, Senior Manager
press@researchandmarkets.com
For EST Office Hours Call 1-917-300-0470
For U.S./CAN Toll Free Call 1-800-526-8630
For GMT Office Hours Call +353-1-416-8900
U.S. Fax: 646-607-1907
Fax (outside U.S.): +353-1-481-1716
Related Topics: Sporting Goods and Equipment, Sportswear