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Global Housewares (Tabletopware) Industry

Date : 12/04/2012 @ 7:09PM
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Global Housewares (Tabletopware) Industry

Global Housewares (Tabletopware) Industry

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This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Housewares (Tabletopware) in US$ Million by the following Product Segments: Dinnerware, Flatware, Glassware, and Crystalware. Further classification of the Housewares (Tabletopware) market in the United States is as follows: Dinnerware (Upstairs Formal Dinnerware, Upstairs Casual Dinnerware, & Housewares Dinnerware), Flatware (Stainless Steel Flatware, Silver Plated Flatware, & Sterling Silverware), Glassware (Beverageware, Serveware, Ovenware, Storageware, & Decorative Accessories), and Crystalware (Giftware, Stemware, & Barware). The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East, and Latin America. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2010 through 2018. A six-year historic analysis is also provided for these markets. The report profiles 192 companies including many key and niche players such as Guy Degrenne SA, Lenox Group, Inc., Libbey, Inc., Lifetime Brands Inc., Pfaltzgraff Co., Mikasa & Company, Noritake Co., Ltd., Oneida Ltd., The Zrike Company, Inc., The Denby Pottery Company Ltd., Villeroy & Boch AG, WMF Württembergische Metallwarenfabrik AG, World Kitchen, LLC, and WWRD Holdings Ltd. Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. Company profiles are primarily based upon search engine sources in the public domain.

I. INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY & PRODUCT DEFINITIONSStudy Reliability and Reporting Limitations I-1Disclaimers I-2Data Interpretation & Reporting Level I-2Quantitative Techniques & Analytics I-3Product Definitions and Scope of Study I-3Dinnerware I-4Classification by Materials I-4Vitrified and Non-Vitrified Ceramics I-4Classification by Style I-5Formal Dinnerware I-5Casual Dinnerware I-5Transitional Style I-5Flatware I-5Categorization of Flatware I-5Sterling Silver I-5Silverplate I-6Stainless Steel I-6Glassware I-6Beverageware I-6Stemware I-6Barware I-6Crystalware I-7II. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

1. MARKET OVERVIEW II-1

Market Primer II-1

Challenges to Reckon With II-1

Population Demography - An Important Factor II-2

Factors Influencing Consumer Preferences II-2

Factors Impacting Sales of Housewares (On a Scale of 1-10) II-3

Market II-3

Greater Choice from Mix-and-Match II-3

Colors, Patterns and Finishes II-3

Pastels are in II-3

Cookware-cum-Serveware from Manufacturers and Retailers II-3

Key Players II-4

Current and Future Analysis II-4

Tableware Production II-4

Table 1: Leading Tableware Producers in the Global Market

(2011) - Percentage Breakdown for China, Europe, Rest of

Asia-Pacific, Middle East and North Africa and Americas

(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-4

2. MARKET TRENDS II-5Licensing - A Time Tested Strategy II-5Generation X - Potential Growth Target II-5In-Store Shopping Continues to be in Vogue II-5Extending Lines of Popular Patterns - A Better Bet II-5Housewares Go the Colorful Way II-6Positioning Tableware Products as Gifts - A Winning Strategy II-6Acrylic Tableware - Beyond Traditional Settings II-6Key Statistics II-6Table 2: Global Cutlery Market (2010) - Percentage Breakdownof Exports by Value for China, Germany, Poland, US, Mexico,Hong Kong, Belgium and Others (includes correspondingGraph/Chart) II-6

3. PRODUCT OVERVIEW II-7

Design Areas II-7

Simple Traditional Designs II-7

Ornate Traditional Designs II-7

Contemporary Designs II-7

Transitional Designs II-7

Dinnerware II-7

Emphasis on Looks II-7

Evolution II-7

Chinese Porcelain II-8

Classification of Dinnerware by Materials II-8

Vitrified and Non-Vitrified Ceramics II-8

China - The Most Popular Ceramic II-8

Fine China - The Highest-Quality China II-9

Bone China - The Delicate Delight II-9

Casual China II-9

Stoneware II-9

Earthenware, Semi-Porcelain, Ironstone and Pottery II-10

Earthenware II-10

Semi-Porcelain II-10

Ironstone II-10

Pottery II-10

Glass and Glass-Ceramic (Pyroceram) II-10

Melamine and Polycarbonate II-10

Classification of Dinnerware by Style II-11

Formal Dinnerware II-11

Casual Dinnerware II-11

Housewares Dinnerware II-11

Transitional Style II-11

Flatware II-12

Product Overview II-12

Categorization of Flatware II-12

Sterling Silver II-12

Silverplate II-12

Stainless Steel II-12

Gold Electroplate II-13

Glassware/Crystalware II-13

Compounds That Make Up Glass II-13

Soda-Lime Glass II-13

Potash Glass II-13

Crystal and Leaded Glass II-13

Basic Types of Decoration for Crystalware II-14

Cutting II-14

Banding II-14

Lead Glass is Considered Safe II-14

Hand- and Machine-made Glassware II-14

Classification of Glassware II-14

Beverageware II-14

Stemware II-15

Barware II-15

4. RECENT INDUSTRY ACTIVITY II-16King's Flair Development Forms Joint Venture with Lifetime Brands II-16ARC International Americas Revamps Durand Glass ManufacturingPlant II-16World Kitchen Enters into Strategic Partnership with TTK Prestige II-16Kathy Ireland Worldwide Enters into Partnership with Gorham II-17Srithai Superware Establishes Local Trading Subsidiary forEntry into Indian Market II-17Monomoy Capital Partners Takes Over Oneida II-17Lifetime Brands Takes Equity Stake in GS Internacional II-18Lifetime Brands Snaps Up Creative Tops II-18ClearLight Partners Takes Over Evriholder Products II-18Xcel Brands Enters into Exclusive Licensing Agreements withGibson Overseas and Benson Mills II-18Trakya Cam and Saint-Gobain Glass France Obtain Approval forTrakya Glass Rus ZAO Merger II-19

5. CORPORATE ACTIVITY IN RECENT PAST - A PERSPECTIVE BUILDER II-20

World Kitchen Takes Over Snapware II-20

DLF Brands Launches Pure Home + Living Store in New Delhi II-20

Oneida and Robinson Enter into Licensing Agreement II-20

Midwest-CBK Inks Licensing Agreement with Renowned Tableware

and Jewelry Designer II-21

WWRD Acquires Select Global Assets of Royal Doulton and

Waterford Wedgwood II-21

Portmeirion Acquires Royal Worcester and Spode Brands II-21

Vertex Capital to Take Over Fitz & Floyd II-22

King UK's Management Team Buys Out King Express II-22

Enesco Acquires Lenox's Department 56® Brand II-22

Clarion Capital Buys Lenox Group Assets II-22

Woolrich and Rowe Pottery Ink Licensing Agreement II-23

Crate and Barrel Signs Franchise Agreement with Al Tayer II-23

VGB Enters into Partnership with Dongguan Honghao II-23

Samyu Glass to Set Up Glassware Production Facility II-23

Santanoni Inks Royalty Agreement with Alfred University II-23

6. PRODUCT INTRODUCTIONS/LAUNCHES II-24Berry Bros. & Rudd Unveils Glassware Line II-24World Kitchen to Introduce New Products II-24HomeTown Extends Living Essence Brand II-24Crystal Arc Introduces New Line of Crystalware II-24OnWineTime Launches Lenox Crystal Glass and Serveware Line II-25Le Creuset Unveils Dinnerware Collection II-25Fineline Settings Introduces Renaissance Dinnerware Collection II-25Brands United Group Introduces Dinna Kitchenware II-26WMF Introduces LINEO Breakfast Set II-26Didrik Launches Chelsea Cutlery Collection II-26

7. PRODUCT INTRODUCTIONS/LAUNCHES IN RECENT PAST - A PERSPECTIVE

BUILDER II-27

New Belgium Brewing Launches Beer Globes II-27

Steuben Expands into Colored Glass, Barware and Stemware II-27

Arc International Introduces Diamax Lead-Free Glassware Range

in India II-27

Macy's to Introduce Vida for España II-28

US Acrylic Unveils Clarus Beverageware Range II-28

Ecoscapes to Unveil Denizli Glassware Products in India II-28

Oneida Launches Novel Dinnerware and Flatware Collection II-28

Lenox Launches Line Extenders II-29

Pacific Merchants to Re-Introduce Mason Cash Kitchenware Range II-29

Homer Laughlin China Extends its Line of Fiesta Dinnerware II-29

Lynns Concepts Introduces AlumaTux Collection II-29

Gourmet Settings Unveils Designer Dishware Collection II-30

Creative Tops Introduces V&A Dinnerware II-30

Ink Dish Launches Dinnerware Sets II-30

Ice Jacket Launches Barwares Device II-30

Qwikserve Offers Banquet Dining System II-30

Solo Cup Introduces Bare™ Bagasse Range II-30

8. FOCUS ON SELECT PLAYERS II-31Guy Degrenne SA (France) II-31Lenox Corporation (US) II-31Libbey, Inc. (US) II-31Lifetime Brands, Inc. (US) II-31Pfaltzgraff Co. (US) II-32Mikasa & Company (US) II-32Noritake Co., Ltd. (Japan) II-32Oneida Ltd. (US) II-33The Zrike Company, Inc. (US) II-33The Denby Pottery Company Ltd. (UK) II-33Villeroy & Boch AG (Germany) II-33WMF Württembergische Metallwarenfabrik AG (Germany) II-34World Kitchen, LLC. (US) II-34WWRD Holdings Ltd (UK) II-34

9. GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE II-35

Table 3: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Housewares (Tabletopware) by Geographic Region - US, Canada,

Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East,

and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual

Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018

(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-35

Table 4: World Historic Review for Housewares (Tabletopware)by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific(excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin America MarketsIndependently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes correspondingGraph/Chart) II-36

Table 5: World 15-Year Perspective for Housewares

(Tabletopware) by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of

Dollar Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific

(excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin America Markets for

Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-37

Housewares (Tabletopware) Market by Product Group/Segment II-38

Table 6: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Dinnerware by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,

Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin America

Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in

US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) II-38

Table 7: World Historic Review for Dinnerware by GeographicRegion - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excludingJapan), Middle East, and Latin America Markets IndependentlyAnalyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-39

Table 8: World 15-Year Perspective for Dinnerware by

Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for

US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),

Middle East, and Latin America Markets for Years 2004, 2011 &

2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-40

Table 9: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis forFlatware by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin AmericaMarkets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures inUS$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includescorresponding Graph/Chart) II-41

Table 10: World Historic Review for Flatware by Geographic

Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding

Japan), Middle East, and Latin America Markets Independently

Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years

2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-42

Table 11: World 15-Year Perspective for Flatware by GeographicRegion - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for US, Canada,Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East,and Latin America Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-43

Table 12: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Glassware by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,

Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin America

Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in

US$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) II-44

Table 13: World Historic Review for Glassware by GeographicRegion - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excludingJapan), Middle East, and Latin America Markets IndependentlyAnalyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-45

Table 14: World 15-Year Perspective for Glassware by

Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for

US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),

Middle East, and Latin America Markets for Years 2004, 2011 &

2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-46

Table 15: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis forCrystalware by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin AmericaMarkets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures inUS$ Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includescorresponding Graph/Chart) II-47

Table 16: World Historic Review for Crystalware by Geographic

Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding

Japan), Middle East, and Latin America Markets Independently

Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years

2004 through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-48

Table 17: World 15-Year Perspective for Crystalware byGeographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales forUS, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),Middle East, and Latin America Markets for Years 2004, 2011 &2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-49III. MARKET

1. THE UNITED STATES III-1

A.Market Analysis III-1

Current and Future Analysis III-1

Growth Drivers III-1

An Overview of Recessionary Impact on Houseware Industry III-1

2002-2006: The Boom Period for Housewares III-2

Price Always Take a Back Seat III-2

Trends in the Tabletopware Market III-2

Sanguine Prospects Unfold in the Tabletopware Market III-2

Consumer Preferences Change with Changing Times III-2

Trends by Product Group III-3

Beverageware Now Becomes an Affordable Luxury III-3

Plastic Tableware - Influenced by Imports and Price III-3

Dinnerware - Highly Influenced by Consumer Preference III-4

Customers Prefer Casual Dinnerware to Formal III-4

Table 18: US Market for Houseware by Retail Channel

(2011): Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for Discount

Stores/Supercenters, Department Stores, Specialty Stores,

Non Store Retailing, Supermarkets, Hardware Stores/Home

Centers, Warehouse Clubs, Variety/One Price Stores and

Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-4

Table 19: US Dinnerware Market by Product Type (2011):Percentage Breakdown of Unit Sales for HousewareDinnerware, Quality Casual China, and Formal Fine China(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-5

Table 20: US Dinnerware Market (2011): Percentage

Breakdown of Retail Unit Sales by Accent (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) III-5

Silverplate Flatware Lose Ground to Stainless Steel III-5

Mirror Finish and Stainless Steel Flatware: The In Thing III-5

Table 21: US Market for Flatware (2011): Percentage

Breakdown of Dollar Sales by Material Type for 18/10

Stainless, 18/8 Stainless, Sterling Silver, Plastic

Handle, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-6

Table 22: The US Market for Flatware (2011): PercentageBreakdown of Dollar Sales by Finish for Bright/Mirror,Matte/Satin, Frost, and Others (includes correspondingGraph/Chart) III-6Glass Giftware Market III-6Crystalware III-6Mass Merchants and Specialty Stores Emerge to be Favorites III-7Table 23: US Market for Tabletopwares by Retail Channel(2011): Percentage Breakdown by Value Sales for MassMerchants & Clubs, Specialty Stores, Department Stores,Online, and Catalog & Others (includes correspondingGraph/Chart) III-7Dinnerware III-7Table 24: US Market for Dinnerware by Leading RetailChannel (2010) - Percentage Breakdown by Value Sales forDiscount Stores, Department Stores, Specialty Stores,Catalogs and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-7Melamine Dinnerware III-8Table 25: US Market for Melamine Dinnerware by RetailChannel (2011): Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales forMass Merchants & Clubs, Specialty Stores, and DepartmentStores (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-8Flatware III-8Table 26: US Market for Flatware by Retail Channel (2011):Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for Discount Stores,Specialty Stores, Department Stores and Others (includescorresponding Graph/Chart) III-8

Table 27: US Market for Stainless Steel Flatware by Retail

Channel (2011): Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for

Mass Merchants & Clubs, Specialty Stores, Department

Stores, Catalogs, Supermarkets/Drugstores and Others

(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-8

Table 28: US Market for Sterling Silver Flatware by RetailChannel (2011): Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales forSpecialty Stores, Catalogs, Department Stores/Chains, andOthers (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-9

Table 29: US Market for Silverplate Flatware by Retail

Channel (2008): Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for

Specialty Stores, Department Stores, Catalogs, and Others

(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-9

Glassware III-9

Table 30: US Market for Glassware by Retail Channel

(2011): Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for Mass

Merchants, Specialty Stores, Department Stores, and Others

(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-9

Crystalware III-10

Table 31: US Market for Crystalware by Retail Channel

(2011): Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for Department

Stores/Chains, Specialty Stores, Catalogs and Others

(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-10

Barware III-10

Table 32: US Barware Market (2011) by Retail Channel:

Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for Specialty Stores,

Department Stores, Mass Merchants, Catalogs, and Internet

& Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-10

Acrylic Beverageware III-10

Table 33: US Market for Acrylic Beverageware by Retail

Channel (2011): Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for

Mass Merchants & Clubs, Specialty Stores, and Department

Stores (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-11

Houseware Retailers III-11

Table 34: US Housewares Market (2010); Percentage Share

for Leading Retailers - Wal-Mart, Costco, Target, Sam's

Club, Bed Bath & Beyond, Williams Sonoma, Walgreens, Home

Depot, Kmart, Dollar General, and Others (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) III-11

China Leads Tableware Imports III-12

Table 35: US Metal Tableware Imports by Country of Origin

(2011): Percentage Breakdown of Value Imports for China,

Vietnam, Indonesia, India, Taiwan, and Others (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) III-12

Table 36: US Imports of Household Chinaware by Country ofOrigin (2011): Percentage Breakdown of Value Imports forChina, Indonesia, France, Japan, Germany, Sri Lanka, andOthers (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-12

Table 37: US Imports of Glassware by Country of Origin

(2011): Percentage Breakdown of Value Imports for China,

Germany, Mexico, Italy, France, Poland, Turkey, and Others

(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-13

Table 38: US Imports of Flatware & Cutlery by Country ofOrigin (2011): Percentage Breakdown of Value Imports forChina, Mexico, Germany, Japan, Greece, Taiwan, and Others(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-13

Table 39: US Imports of Earthenware by Country of Origin

(2011): Percentage Breakdown of Value Imports for China,

Thailand, Portugal, Italy, UK, and Others (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) III-13

Canada - Leading Destination for Metal Tableware Exports III-14

Table 40: US Metal Tableware Exports by Destination (2011):

Percentage Breakdown of Value Exports for Canada, Mexico,

UK, Panama, Hong Kong, Colombia, and Others (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) III-14

Strategic Corporate Developments III-14

Product Launches III-16

Key Players III-17

B.Market Analytics III-20

Table 41: US Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Housewares (Tabletopware) by Product Group/Segment -

Dinnerware (Upstairs Formal Dinnerware, Upstairs Casual

Dinnerware, and Housewares Dinnerware), Flatware (Stainless

Steel Flatware, Silver Plated Flatware, and Sterling

Silverware), Glassware (Beverageware, Serveware, Ovenware,

Storageware, and Decorative Accessories), and Crystalware

(Giftware, Stemware, and Barware) Markets Independently

Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years

2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-20

Table 42: US Historic Review for Housewares (Tabletopware)by Product Group/Segment - Dinnerware (Upstairs FormalDinnerware, Upstairs Casual Dinnerware, and HousewaresDinnerware), Flatware (Stainless Steel Flatware, SilverPlated Flatware, and Sterling Silverware), Glassware(Beverageware, Serveware, Ovenware, Storageware, andDecorative Accessories), and Crystalware (Giftware,Stemware, and Barware) Markets Independently Analyzed withAnnual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004 through2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-21

Table 43: US 15-Year Perspective for Housewares

(Tabletopware) by Product Group/Segment - Percentage

Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Dinnerware (Upstairs Formal

Dinnerware, Upstairs Casual Dinnerware, and Housewares

Dinnerware), Flatware (Stainless Steel Flatware, Silver

Plated Flatware, and Sterling Silverware), Glassware

(Beverageware, Serveware, Ovenware, Storageware, and

Decorative Accessories), and Crystalware (Giftware,

Stemware, and Barware) Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018

(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-22

2. CANADA III-23A.Market Analysis III-23Current and Future Analysis III-23Market Primer III-23Imports and Exports III-23Imports III-23Table 44: Canadian Imports for Metal Tableware Articles byCountry of Origin (2011): Percentage Breakdown of ValueImports for China, Vietnam, Indonesia, US, Taiwan, andOthers (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-24Exports III-24Table 45: Canadian Exports for Metal Tableware byDestination in (2011): Percentage Breakdown of ValueExports for US, UK, UAE, Belgium, Australia, and Others(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-24B.Market Analytics III-25Table 46: Canadian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysisfor Housewares (Tabletopware) by Product Group - Dinnerware,Flatware, Glassware, and Crystalware Markets IndependentlyAnalyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-25

Table 47: Canadian Historic Review for Housewares

(Tabletopware) by Product Group - Dinnerware, Flatware,

Glassware, and Crystalware Markets Independently Analyzed

with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004

through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-26

Table 48: Canadian 15-Year Perspective for Housewares(Tabletopware) by Product Group - Percentage Breakdown ofDollar Sales for Dinnerware, Flatware, Glassware, andCrystalware Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includescorresponding Graph/Chart) III-27

3. JAPAN III-28

A.Market Analysis III-28

Current and Future Analysis III-28

Market Primer III-28

Plasticware Rises in Popularity III-28

Distribution Network III-28

Distribution Flow Chart: III-29

Market Trends III-30

Preferred Tableware in Region III-30

Domestic Manufacturers Prefer Overseas Production III-30

Changing Lifestyle Transforms Buying Behavior III-30

Demographic Composition of Population Redefining Trends III-30

Imports III-31

Table 49: Japanese Imports of Housewares by Material

(2010): Percentage Breakdown of Value Imports for Metal

Tableware, Plastic Tableware, Glass Tableware and Wooden

Tableware (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-31

Table 50: Japanese Imports of Housewares by Material(2010): Percentage Breakdown of Volume Imports for MetalTableware, Plastic Tableware, Glass Tableware and WoodenTableware (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-31Noritake Co., Ltd. - A Key Player III-31B.Market Analytics III-32Table 51: Japanese Recent Past, Current & Future Analysisfor Housewares (Tabletopware) by Product Group - Dinnerware,Flatware, Glassware, and Crystalware Markets IndependentlyAnalyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-32

Table 52: Japanese Historic Review for Housewares

(Tabletopware) by Product Group - Dinnerware, Flatware,

Glassware, and Crystalware Markets Independently Analyzed

With Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004

through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-33

Table 53: Japanese 15-Year Perspective for Housewares(Tabletopware) by Product Group - Percentage Breakdown ofDollar Sales for Dinnerware, Flatware, Glassware, andCrystalware Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includescorresponding Graph/Chart) III-34

4. EUROPE III-35

A.Market Analysis III-35

A Quick Primer III-35

Current and Future Analysis III-35

Glassware - the Fastest Growing Segment III-35

Casual Lifestyle Trend Bodes Well for Plasticware III-35

Trendy Products: The Future Growth Area III-36

Tabletopware Trade in Europe III-36

Import Notes III-36

Export Notes III-36

Retail Outlets III-36

B.Market Analytics III-37

Table 54: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis

for Housewares Tabletopware) by Geographic Region - France,

Germany, Italy, UK, and Rest of Europe Markets Independently

Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years

2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-37

Table 55: European Historic Review for Housewares(Tabletopware) by Geographic Region - France, Germany,Italy, UK, and Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzedwith Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-38

Table 56: European 15-Year Perspective for Housewares

(Tabletopware) by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown

of Dollar Sales for France, Germany, Italy, UK, and Rest of

Europe Markets for Years 2004, 2011, & 2018 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) III-39

Table 57: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysisfor Housewares (Tabletopware) by Product Group - Dinnerware,Flatware, Glassware, and Crystalware Markets IndependentlyAnalyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-40

Table 58: European Historic Review for Housewares

(Tabletopware) by Product Group - Dinnerware, Flatware,

Glassware, and Crystalware Markets Independently Analyzed

with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004

through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-41

Table 59: European 15-Year Perspective for Housewares(Tabletopware) by Product Group - Percentage Breakdown ofDollar Sales for Dinnerware, Flatware, Glassware, andCrystalware Markets for Years 2004, 2011, & 2018 (includescorresponding Graph/Chart) III-42

4a. FRANCE III-43

A.Market Analysis III-43

Current and Future Analysis III-43

Market Primer III-43

Product Launch III-43

Guy Degrenne Sa - A Key Player III-43

B.Market Analytics III-44

Table 60: French Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Housewares (Tabletopware) by Product Group - Dinnerware,

Flatware, Glassware, and Crystalware Markets Independently

Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years

2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-44

Table 61: French Historic Review for Housewares(Tabletopware) by Product Group - Dinnerware, Flatware,Glassware, and Crystalware Markets Independently Analyzedwith Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-45

Table 62: French 15-Year Perspective for Housewares

(Tabletopware) by Product Group - Percentage Breakdown of

Dollar Sales for Dinnerware, Flatware, Glassware, and

Crystalware Markets for Years 2004, 2011, & 2018 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) III-46

4b. GERMANY III-47A.Market Analysis III-47Current and Future Analysis III-47Market Primer III-47Leading German Manufacturers of Glassware, China &Porcelain, and Plasticware III-47Imports and Exports III-47Distribution Channels III-47Product Launch III-48Key Players III-48B.Market Analytics III-49Table 63: German Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis forHousewares (Tabletopware) by Product Group - Dinnerware,Flatware, Glassware, and Crystalware Markets IndependentlyAnalyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-49

Table 64: German Historic Review for Housewares

(Tabletopware) by Product Group - Dinnerware, Flatware,

Glassware, and Crystalware Markets Independently Analyzed

with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004

through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-50

Table 65: German 15-Year Perspective for Housewares(Tabletopware) by Product Group - Percentage Breakdown ofDollar Sales for Dinnerware, Flatware, Glassware, andCrystalware Markets for Years 2004, 2011, & 2018 (includescorresponding Graph/Chart) III-51

4c. ITALY III-52

A.Market Analysis III-52

Current and Future Analysis III-52

Market Primer III-52

Stemware Rises in Popularity III-52

Imports and Exports III-52

Distribution Channels III-52

B.Market Analytics III-53

Table 66: Italian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Housewares (Tabletopware) by Product Group - Dinnerware,

Flatware, Glassware, and Crystalware Markets Independently

Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years

2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-53

Table 67: Italian Historic Review for Housewares(Tabletopware) by Product Group - Dinnerware, Flatware,Glassware, and Crystalware Markets Independently Analyzedwith Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-54

Table 68: Italian 15-Year Perspective for Housewares

(Tabletopware) by Product Group - Percentage Breakdown of

Dollar Sales for Dinnerware, Flatware, Glassware, and

Crystalware Markets for Years 2004, 2011, & 2018 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) III-55

4d. THE UNITED KINGDOM III-56A.Market Analysis III-56Current and Future Analysis III-56Market Primer III-56Functional Glassware Preferred to Fine Crystal Ware III-56Market Remains Fragmented III-56Cheap Imports Impede Growth of Domestically Made Products III-56Opportunities Galore for Malaysian Companies III-57Key Demand Drivers III-57The Downside III-57Strategic Corporate Development III-58Product Launch III-58Key Players III-58B.Market Analytics III-59Table 69: UK Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis forHousewares (Tabletopware) by Product Group - Dinnerware,Flatware, Glassware, and Crystalware Markets IndependentlyAnalyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-59

Table 70: UK Historic Review for Housewares (Tabletopware)

by Product Group - Dinnerware, Flatware, Glassware, and

Crystalware Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales

Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004 through 2009 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) III-60

Table 71: UK 15-Year Perspective for Housewares(Tabletopware) by Product Group - Percentage Breakdown ofDollar Sales for Dinnerware, Flatware, Glassware, andCrystalware Markets for Years 2004, 2011, & 2018 (includescorresponding Graph/Chart) III-61

4e. REST OF EUROPE III-62

A.Market Analysis III-62

Current and Future Analysis III-62

Overview of Select Markets III-62

Spain III-62

Imports and Exports III-62

Retail Outlets III-62

Belgium III-63

Imports and Exports III-63

Retail Outlets III-63

The Netherlands III-63

Portugal III-63

Sweden III-63

Turkey III-64

Overview III-64

Exports III-64

Strategic Corporate Development III-64

B.Market Analytics III-65

Table 72: Rest of Europe Recent Past, Current & Future

Analysis for Housewares (Tabletopware) by Product Group -

Dinnerware, Flatware, Glassware, and Crystalware Markets

Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$

Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) III-65

Table 73: Rest of Europe Historic Review for Housewares(Tabletopware) by Product Group - Dinnerware, Flatware,Glassware, and Crystalware Markets Independently Analyzedwith Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-66

Table 74: Rest of Europe 15-Year Perspective for Housewares

(Tabletopware) by Product Group - Percentage Breakdown of

Dollar Sales for Dinnerware, Flatware, Glassware, and

Crystalware Markets for Years 2004, 2011, & 2018 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) III-67

5. ASIA-PACIFIC III-68A.Market Analysis III-68Current and Future Analysis III-68Overview of Select Markets III-68Australia III-68Overview III-68Construction Frenzy Drives Australian Houseware Market III-68Table 75: Australian Housewares Market by Product Segment(2011): Percentage Breakdown for Tableware, CookingUtensils, Cleaning Utensils, Table & Kitchen Linen,Glassware, Cutlery, and Others (includes correspondingGraph/Chart) III-69

Table 76: Housewares Industry in Australia (2011):

Percentage Breakdown by Age Group (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) III-70

Distribution Channels III-70

Table 77: Geographic Distribution of Housewares Retail

Establishments (in %) (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) III-70

Imports III-70

China III-71

Overview III-71

Guangdong and Zhejiang Provinces: The Manufacturing Hubs

for Housewares III-71

Houseware Exports Witnessed Mixed Fortunes Amidst Global

Crisis III-71

Eco-Friendly and Durable Products Soar in Popularity III-72

Chinese Dinnerware Highly Popular in Foreign Markets III-72

Challenges III-72

Flatware Exports Ablaze With Optimism III-72

Table 78: Chinese Exports of Flatware by Product Type

(2011): Percentage Breakdown of Exports for All-Stainless

Steel, Plastic Handles, Wooden Handles, and Sterling

Silver or Silver/Gold-Plated Flatware (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) III-73

India III-73

Indian Houseware Market - A Review III-73

Table 79: Indian Housewares Market by Product Segment

(2011): Percentage Share Breakdown of Value Sales for

Cookware, Tableware & Crockery, Kitchenware, Cutlery and

Glassware (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-74

Glassware and Crystals Market on the Rise III-74

Hong Kong: Global Production Hub for Housewares III-74

Table 80: Hong Kong Housewares Exports by Product Segment

(2011): Percentage Breakdown of Value Exports for Metal

Cookware & Kitchenware, Plastic Houseware, Glass

Houseware, Ceramicware, Non-Electric Cooking Appliances,

and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-75

Malaysia III-75

Plasticware Rises in Popularity III-75

Philippines III-76

Strategic Corporate Develoments III-76

Product Launches III-77

B.Market Analytics III-78

Table 81: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future

Analysis for Housewares (Tabletopware) by Product Group -

Dinnerware, Flatware, Glassware, and Crystalware Markets

Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$

Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) III-78

Table 82: Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Housewares(Tabletopware) by Product Group - Dinnerware, Flatware,Glassware, and Crystalware Markets Independently Analyzedwith Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-79

Table 83: Asia-Pacific 15-Year Perspective for Housewares

(Tabletopware) by Product Group - Percentage Breakdown of

Dollar Sales for Dinnerware, Flatware, Glassware, and

Crystalware Markets for Years 2004, 2011, & 2018 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) III-80

6. THE MIDDLE EAST III-81A.Market Analysis III-81Current and Future Analysis III-81Product Launch III-81B.Market Analytics III-82Table 84: Middle East Recent Past, Current & Future Analysisfor Housewares (Tabletopware) by Product Group - Dinnerware,Flatware, Glassware, and Crystalware Markets IndependentlyAnalyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-82

Table 85: Middle East Historic Review for Housewares

(Tabletopware) by Product Group - Dinnerware, Flatware,

Glassware, and Crystalware Markets Independently Analyzed

with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004

through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-83

Table 86: Middle East 15-Year Perspective for Housewares(Tabletopware) by Product Group - Percentage Breakdown ofDollar Sales for Dinnerware, Flatware, Glassware, andCrystalware Markets for Years 2004, 2011 & 2018 (includescorresponding Graph/Chart) III-84

7. LATIN AMERICA III-85

A.Market Analysis III-85

Current and Future Analysis III-85

Argentinean Market Faces Tough Challenge from Cheap Imports III-85

Strategic Corporate Development III-85

B.Market Analytics III-86

Table 87: Latin American Recent Past, Current & Future

Analysis for Housewares (Tabletopware) by Product Group -

Dinnerware, Flatware, Glassware, and Crystalware Markets

Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$

Million for Years 2010 through 2018 (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) III-86

Table 88: Latin American Historic Review for Housewares(Tabletopware) by Product Group - Dinnerware, Flatware,Glassware, and Crystalware Markets Independently Analyzedwith Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2004through 2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-87

Table 89: Latin American 15-Year Perspective for Housewares

(Tabletopware) by Product Group - Percentage Breakdown of

Dollar Sales for Dinnerware, Flatware, Glassware, and

Crystalware Markets for Years 2004, 2011, & 2018 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) III-88

IV. COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE

Total Companies Profiled: 192 (including Divisions/Subsidiaries - 207)

The United States (63)Canada (3)Japan (8)Europe (105)- France (9)- Germany (20)- The United Kingdom (20)- Italy (20)- Spain (4)- Rest of Europe (32)Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan) (22)Latin America (3)Middle East (3)

To order this report:Houseware Industry: Global Housewares (Tabletopware) Industry

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