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Plus-Size Fashion Market Assessment 2009


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Published Date :
April 2009find similar
Report Type :
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£ 575
Contents :
10 Chapters

Table of Contents

The table of contents below is for Plus-Size Fashion 2009

Executive Summary

1. Introduction

Overview

Definition

2. Strategic Overview

Market Dynamics And Segmentation

Factors Affecting The Market

Demographic Trends

Table.1: The Uk Female Population By Age Group (000),

Trends In Women's Weight, Waist Sizes And Levels Of Exercise

Body Mass Index

Table.2: Women In England By Body Mass Index Category

Figure.1: Women In England By Body Mass Index Category

Waist Sizes

Table.3: Proportion Of Women In England With A

Figure.2: Proportion Of Women In England With A

Exercise

Table.4: Proportion Of Women In England Achieving The Recommended Level Of Physical Activity By Age

Social Trends

Commercial Trends

Vanity Sizing

Table.5: Uk Retailers' Ladieswear Size Guides

A European Standard

Total Industry Value And Growth

Table.6: The Uk Market For Women's Plus-size Clothing

Distribution And Competitive Structure

Advertising

The Consumer

Market Forecasts

Table.7: The Forecast Uk Market For Women's Plus-size Clothing By Value At Current Prices (£m At Rsp),-

3. Market Analysis

Market Size

Table.1: The Uk Market For Women's Plus-size Clothing

Figure.1: The Uk Market For Women's Plus-size Clothing

Consumer Trends

Table.2: The Importance Of Fitting Into Clothes As A

Advertising And Promotion

Table.3: Main Media Advertising Expenditure On Selected Women's Clothing Brands From Fashion Retail Outlets, Supermarkets And Department Stores (£000),

Table.4: Main Media Advertising Expenditure By Selected Mail-order And Online Operations Selling Women's Clothing (£000), Years Ending December And

Segmentation And Distribution

Non-specialists

Table.5: Uk Non-specialist Retailers Offering Women's

Plus-size Specialists

Table.6: Uk Plus-size Fashion Specialist Retailers

Mail Order And The Internet

Table.7: Selected Uk Mail-order And Online Retailers

4. An International Perspective

The Us

Europe

Table.1: Prevalence Of Overweight And Obese Adults In European Countries (%), Latest Available Figures

5. Pest Analysis

Political Factors

Economic Factors

Social Factors

Table.1: Body Mass Index Categories Among

Technological Factors

6. Consumer Dynamics

Overview

Table.1: Summary Of Women's Attitudes Towards

Dieting/trying To Lose Weight

Table.2: Dieting/trying To Lose Weight

"i Diet/try To Lose Weight Most Of The Time"

Table.3: Those Who Are Dieting/trying To Lose Weight

Attitudes Towards Being Overweight

"it Is Very Important Not To Be Overweight"

Table.4: Attitudes Towards Being Overweight

Those Who Strongly Agreed

Table.5: Those Who Strongly Agreed That It Is

"people Should Not Worry If They Are Only Slightly Overweight"

Table.6: Attitudes Towards Being Only Slightly Overweight

Those Who Strongly Agreed

Table.7: Those Who Strongly Agreed That People Should

Clothing Sizes

"i Find That I Need To Buy Clothing For Myself In Different

Table.8: The Need To Buy Different Sizes Of Clothing

"clothes Sizes Should Be Standardised Across All Companies"

Table.9: Opinion That Clothing Sizes Should Be

"size Labels On Clothes Should Show Actual Measurements,

Table.10: Opinion That Size Labels Should Show

"i Would Rather Buy Clothes In Smaller Sizes, Even If I Know

Table.11: Attitudes Towards Buying Clothes In

Those Who Strongly Agreed

Table.12: Those Who Strongly Agreed That They Would

Attitudes Towards Choice Of Clothing Available

"there Is Not Enough Choice In Larger-sized Clothes (16+)

Table.13: Opinion That There Is Not Enough Choice Of

"it Is Difficult To Find Larger-sized Clothes In The Latest Fashions"

Table.14: Agreement That It Is Difficult To Find

Attitudes Towards Clothing Retailers

"i Prefer To Buy Larger-size Clothing (16+) From Specialist Shops Rather Than Standard Shops"

Table.15: Those Who Prefer To Buy Larger-size Clothing

Influences On Body Confidence

"television Programmes Such As Gok Wan's How To Look

Table.16: The Influence Of Television Programmes On

Those Who Strongly Agreed

Table.17: Those Who Strongly Agreed That Television Programmes Had Improved Their Body Confidence

"images Of Slim Celebrities Make Me Feel Bad About The

Table.18: The Influence Of Images Of Slim Celebrities On

Those Who Strongly Agreed

Table.19: Those Who Strongly Agreed That Images Of Slim Celebrities Made Them Feel Bad About How They Looked

Attitudes Towards Larger Women

"there Should Be More Larger-sized Women (16+)

Table.20: Attitudes Towards Larger-sized Women Appearing In Television Advertisements, In Magazines And On Catwalks

Those Who Strongly Agreed

Table.21: Those Who Strongly Agreed That There

"larger Women Should Be Proud Of Their Appearance And Should Not Be Afraid Of Wearing Bright Colours And Fashionable Styles"

Table.22: Attitudes Towards Larger Women Being Proud

Those Who Strongly Agreed

Table.23: Those Who Strongly Agreed That Larger Women Should Be Proud Of Their Appearance And Should Not Be Afraid Of Wearing Bright Colours And Fashionable Styles

7. Company Profiles

Alexon Group Plc

Company Structure And Product Information

Recent Developments

Profitability

Table.1: Financial Results For Alexon Group Plc (£000),

Arcadia Group Ltd

Company Structure And Product Information

Recent Developments

Profitability

Table.2: Financial Results For Arcadia Group Ltd (£000),

Bravissimo Ltd

Company Structure And Product Information

Recent Developments

Profitability

Table.3: Financial Results For Bravissimo Ltd (£000),

Debenhams Plc

Company Structure And Product Information

Recent Developments

Profitability

Table.4: Financial Results For Debenhams Plc (£000),

Elvi

Company Structure And Product Information

Recent Developments

Profitability

Marks And Spencer Plc

Company Structure And Product Information

Recent Developments

Profitability

Table.5: Financial Results For Marks And Spencer Plc

N Brown Group Plc

Company Structure And Product Information

Recent Developments

Profitability

Table.6: Financial Results For N Brown Group Plc (£000),

New Look Retailers Ltd

Company Structure And Product Information

Recent Developments

Profitability

Table.7: Financial Results For New Look Retailers Ltd

Yours (size Up Clothing Stores Ltd)

Company Structure And Product Information

Recent Developments

Profitability

Table.8: Financial Results For Size Up Clothing Stores Ltd (£000), Years Endingst January-

8. The Future

Population Trends

Table.1: Projected Uk Female Population By Age Group

Obesity Trends

Adults

Table.2: Projected Proportion Of Obese Adults

Children

Table.3: Projected Proportion Of Obese Children In The Uk

Market Forecasts

Table.4: The Forecast Uk Market For Women's Plus-size Clothing By Value At Current Prices (£m At Rsp),-

Figure.1: The Forecast Uk Market For Women's

9. Further Sources

General Sources

Government Publications

Other Sources

Key Note Sources