Camera Stores in the US
This mature industry is highly competitive, with competition from e-tailers and large-format stores on the rise. In addition, the proliferation of smartphones and other devices with advanced camera features is diverting more demand away from the industry. The shift toward new technologies and retailers is projected to continue, impairing industry potential. Nonetheless, the industry may benefit from an increase in the number of states charging a sales tax on online purchases, if this tax were widely implemented.This industry includes brick-and-mortar camera stores. These retailers sell photographic equipment and supplies including cameras, lighting equipment, film, tripods and other accessories. Online and catalog sales are not included in this industry.This report covers the scope, size, disposition and growth of the industry including the key sensitivities and success factors. Also included are five year industry forecasts, growth rates and an analysis of the industry key players and their market shares.