Bridalwear Market Report 2007


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Published Date :
October 2007find similar
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13 Chapters

Table of Contents

The table of contents below is for Bridalwear 2007

Executive Summary

1. Market Definition

Report Coverage

Market Sectors

Market Trends

Off The Peg

Covering The Costs

More Weddings In Approved Premises

Table: The Number Of Weddings In England And Wales By Manner Of Wedding Solemnisation,-2005

Figure: The Number Of Weddings In England And Wales By Manner Of Wedding Solemnisation,-2005

Older Brides

Table: Average Age Of Bride At First Marriage In England And Wales,-2005

Table: Women Marrying For The First Time In England And Wales By Selected Age Band,-2005

Figure: Women Marrying For The First Time In England And Wales By Selected Age Band,-2005

Paradise Found

Dream Destinations Not So Happy For The Guests

Disney Does Bridal

Weddings On The Box

Wedding Dresses Helping Charities

All In The Planning

Wedding Fashion

Real Brides

Economic Trends

Population

Table: Uk Resident Population Estimates By Sex (000), Mid-years-2006

Table: The Uk Female Population By Age (000),,, And

Table: Uk Families By Type (000), Spring And

Gross Domestic Product

Table: Uk Gross Domestic Product At Current And Annual Chain-linked Prices (£m),-2006

Inflation

Table: Uk Rate Of Inflation (%),-2006

Unemployment

Table: Actual Number Of Unemployed Persons In The Uk (million),-2006

Household Disposable Income

Table: Uk Household Disposable Income Per Capita (£),-2006

Market Position

The Uk

Overseas

2. Market Size

Number Of Weddings

England And Wales

Table: The Number Of Weddings In England And Wales, -2005

Figure: The Number Of Weddings In England And Wales, -2005

Weddings By Previous Marital Status

Table: The Number Of Weddings In England And Wales By Previous Marital Status,-2005

Weddings By Time Of Year

Table: The Number Of Weddings In England And Wales By Time Of Year,-2005

Scotland

Table: The Number Of Weddings In Scotland,-2005

Figure: The Number Of Weddings In Scotland,-2005

Northern Ireland

Table: The Number Of Weddings In Northern Ireland, -2005

Figure: The Number Of Weddings In Northern Ireland, -2005

The Uk

Cost Of Weddings

Table: Average Weddings Costs By Item Of Expenditure (£ And %),

The Total Market

By Market Sector

Retail

The Wedding Dress

Retail Market Value

Table: The Estimated Uk Bridalwear Retail Market By Value At Current Prices (number, £ And £m),-2005

Figure: The Estimated Uk Bridalwear Retail Market By Value At Current Prices (£m),-2005

Manufacturing

Budget Dresses

Overseas Trade

Imports

Exports

3. Industry Background

Recent History

Chinese Textiles Quota Restrictions

Table: Quantitative Limits For The Categories Covered By The Eu/mainland Memorandum Of Understanding On The Export Of Certain Chinese Textiles And Clothing Products To The Eu (tonnes And,000 Pieces),-2007

New Ownership Of Bridal Buyer, The National Wedding Show And British Bridal Exhibition

New Trade Magazine Launched

Number Of Companies

Employment

Regional Variations In The Marketplace

Distribution

How Robust Is The Market?

Legislation

Key Trade Associations

Bridal Industry Suppliers Association

British Bridalwear Association Ltd

Retail Bridalwear Association Ltd

Uk Alliance Of Wedding Planners Ltd

Other Associations

Association Of Suppliers To The British Clothing Industry

Uk Fashion Exports

4. Competitor Analysis

Introduction

The Marketplace

Bridal Magazines

Table: Top Ten Consumer Bridal Magazines By Average Net Monthly Circulation,

Market Leaders

Manufacturers

Table: Leading Bridalwear Manufacturers Operating In The Uk By Main Media Advertising Expenditure, Year Ending June

Designers

Alan Hannah Ltd

Ana Cristache London Ltd

Elizabeth Todd Ltd

Hayley J Couture

Hollywood Dreams Ltd

Ian Stuart Ltd

Jenny Packham London Ltd

Kate Sherford

Louise Selby

Stewart Parvin Ltd

Retailers

Benjamin Roberts Ltd

Bird's Bridal Ltd

Ellis Bridals

Go Bridal Ltd

Miss Bush Bridalwear

Groomswear Suppliers

Anthony Formalwear Ltd

Fantasy Waiscoats.co.uk

Tartanweb Scotland Ltd

Online Wedding Services Companies

Outside Suppliers

Emmy Ltd

Jupon Ltd

Yarwood-white Ltd

The Bespoke Wedding Company

Marketing Activity

Main Media Advertising Expenditure

Table: Main Media Advertising Expenditure By Bridalwear Manufacturers (£000), Years Ending June And

Table: Main Media Advertising Expenditure By Bridalwear Retailers (£000), Years Ending June And

Exhibitions Trade

The British Bridal Exhibition, Harrogate

International Exhibition Of Textile Machinery

Exhibitions Consumer

The Designer Wedding Show

National Wedding Shows

The Wedding Extravaganza Show

Exhibitions Overseas

The Us

Uk And Europe

Industry Awards

Bridal Buyer Awards

Wrapit Wedding Industry Awards

The Wedding Ideas Awards

Fashion Awards

Wedding Awards

Destination And Venue Awards

5. Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities And Threats

Strengths

Weaknesses

Opportunities

Threats

6. Buying Behaviour

The Wedding Day

Planning

As Soon As The Date Is Decided

Up To Year Before

Up To Months Before

Up To Months Before

Up To Weeks Before

Up To Weeks Before

10 Days To A Week Before

Day Before

Wedding Etiquette

Receiving Line

Toasts And Speeches

The First Dance

The Bride

The Bridegroom

The Best Man

Chief Bridesmaid/maid Of Honour

Bride's Father

Bride's Mother

Ushers

Wedding Dress Fabrics

Duchess Satin

Silk Georgette

Organza

Taffeta

Tulle

Chiffon

Italian Satin

Crepe

Velvet

7. Current Issues

Overview

8. The Global Market

Market Size

Future Developments

9. Forecasts

Introduction

The Economy

Population

Table: Forecast Uk Resident Population By Sex (000), Mid-years-2011

Gross Domestic Product

Table: Forecast Uk Growth In Gross Domestic Product In Real Terms (%),-2011

Inflation

Table: Forecast Uk Rate Of Inflation (%),-2011

Unemployment

Table: Forecast Actual Number Of Unemployed Persons In The Uk (million),-2011

Forecasts To

Future Trends

10. Company Profiles

Jenny Packham (london) Ltd

Company Information

Product Information

The Collection Designed By Ian Stuart Limited

Company Information

Product Information

Ellis Bridals

Company Information

Product Information

Financial Information

Benjamin Roberts Limited

Company Information

Product Information

Financial Information

10. Consumer Confidence

Methodology

Key Findings This Quarter

The Willingness To Borrow

Confidence Improves

Table A: The Average Amount Consumers Are Willing To Borrow In Order To Purchase Expensive Items At Current And Constant November Prices (£ And £bn), February-2007

Willingness To Borrow Slips Slightly

Table B: The Number Of Adults Willing To Borrow In Order To Purchase Expensive Items (000 And %), February-2007

Spending From Savings

Slight Increase In Spending From Savings

Table C: The Average Amount Consumers Are Willing To Spend From Savings In Order To Purchase Expensive Items At Current And Constant November Prices (£ And £bn), February-2007

Saving Grows In Relative Importance

Table D: The Average Amounts Adults Are Confident Spending To Purchase Expensive Items (£ And %), February-2007

11. Further Sources

Associations

Publications

General Sources

Government Publications

Other Sources

Bisnode Sources

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