Opticians & Optical Goods Market Assessment 2008


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Table of Contents

The table of contents below is for Opticians & Optical Goods 2008

Executive Summary

1. Introduction

Background

Definitions

Opticians

Principal Sight Conditions

Spectacles

Contact Lenses

Laser Eye Surgery

2. Strategic Overview

Introduction

Factors Affecting The Market

Sales Of Spectacles Continue To Subsidise Eye Tests

Expansion In The Optical Market

Increasing Retail Competition For Contact Lenses

Laser Eye Surgery

Vision

Demographic Changes

Table: Uk Projected Population By Age Group (000), ,,,, And

Table: Uk Projected Population By Age Group (%), ,,,, And

Sight Tests

Table: Nhs Sight Tests In England By Category Of Eligibility (% Of Nhs Sight Tests), Year Endingst March

Table: Number Of Nhs And Private Sight Tests In Great Britain (000), Years Endingst March-2007

Table: Action Taken Following Eye Test (%), Years Endingst March-2007

Table: Vouchers Redeemed As A Proportion Of Nhs Sight Tests In England And Wales (000 And %), Years Endingst March-2007

Table: Number Of Pairs Of Spectacles For Which Vouchers Were Reimbursed, By Patient Eligibility And Country (000), Year Endingst March

Table: Average Expenditure On A Pair Of Spectacles Purchased With Nhs Vouchers (£), Years Endingst March-2007

Registered Practitioners

Optometrists

Table: Number Of Optometrists Registered In The Uk With The General Optical Council,

Dispensing Opticians

Table: Number Of Dispensing Opticians Registered In The Uk With The General Optical Council,

Market Dynamics And Segmentation

Table: The Total Uk Market For Optical Goods And Services By Sector By Value At Current Prices (£m At Rsp),-2007

Figure: The Total Uk Market For Optical Goods And Services By Value At Current Prices (£m At Rsp),-2007

Distribution

Competitive Structure

Advertising

Table: Main Media Advertising Expenditure By Opticians And On Optical Goods And Services By Sector (£000 And %), Year Ending December

The Consumer

Market Forecasts

Table: The Forecast Uk Market For Optical Goods And Services By Value At Current Prices (£m At Rsp),-2012

3. Spectacle Frames And Lenses

Background

Market Size

Table: The Uk Spectacles Sector By Value At Current Prices (£m At Rsp),-2007

Figure: The Uk Spectacles Sector By Value At Current Prices (£m At Rsp),-2007

Table: The Uk Spectacles Sector By Type Of Lens By Volume (%), December

Consumer Trends

Marketing Activity

Advertising

Table: Main Media Advertising Expenditure On Spectacle Frames And Lenses (£000), Year Ending December

Distribution

4. Contact Lenses

Background

Market Size

Contact Lenses

Table: Number Of Contact Lens Wearers In The Uk (000),-2007

Table: The Uk Contact Lenses Sector By Type Of Lens Prescribed (%),

Table: The Uk Contact Lenses Sector By Value At Current Prices (£m At Rsp),-2007

Figure: The Uk Contact Lenses Sector By Value At Current Prices (£m At Rsp),-2007

Contact Lens Solutions

Table: The Uk Contact Lens Solutions Sector By Value At Current Prices (£m At Rsp),-2007

Figure: The Uk Contact Lens Solutions Sector By Value At Current Prices (£m At Rsp),-2007

Consumer Trends

Marketing Activity

Advertising

Table: Main Media Advertising Expenditure On Selected Contact Lens Brands (£000 And %), Year Ending December

Distribution

5. Laser Eye Treatment

Background

Number Of Clinics

Table: Number Of Laser Eye Clinics In The Uk, -2007

Table: Number Of Laser Eye Clinics In The Uk By Operator (number And %),

Prices Charged

Table: Typical Treatment Charges For Lasik And Lasek Laser Eye Surgery Cost Per Eye (£),-2007

Number Of Treatments Performed Per Year

Market Size

Table: The Uk Laser Eye Treatment Sector By Value At Current Prices (£m At Rsp),-2007

Figure: The Uk Laser Eye Treatment Sector By Value At Current Prices (£m At Rsp),-2007

Consumer Trends

Marketing Activity

Advertising

Table: Main Media Advertising Expenditure On Laser Vision Correction (£000), Years Ending December-2007

Table: Main Media Advertising Expenditure On Laser Vision Correction By Brand (£000 And %), Year Ending December

Distribution

6. Opticians And Retailers

Background

Market Size

Table: Number Of Optometrists And Dispensing Opticians Registered In The Uk With The General Optical Council,-2006

Sight Tests

Table: Number Of Sight Tests Carried Out Privately And On The Nhs In Great Britain (million), Years Endingst March-2007

Table: Fees For Sight Tests Carried Out Privately And On The Nhs In Great Britain (£), Years Endingst March-2007

Table: Income From Sight-test Fees Carried Out Privately And On The Nhs In Great Britain (£m), Years Endingst March-2007

Figure: Total Income From Sight-test Fees Carried Out Privately And On The Nhs In Great Britain (£m), Years Endingst March-2007

Number Of Opticians' Premises

Table: Number Of Opticians' Premises In The Uk,-2007

Table: Uk Multiple Opticians By Number Of Outlets (number Of Branches And %), And

Consumer Trends

Marketing Activity

Advertising

Table: Main Media Advertising Expenditure By Opticians (£000 And %), Years Ending December-2007

Table: Main Media Advertising Expenditure By The Leading Opticians (£000 And %), Years Ending December And

Distribution

7. An International Perspective

Overview

Penetration Of Corrective Eyewear

Table: Population By Region And Percentage Using Corrective Eyewear (million And %),

Spectacles And Lenses

Table: Optical Design For The Correction Of Presbyopia By Region (% Of Total),

Contact Lenses

Table: World Market Shares Of The Leading Suppliers Of Soft Contact Lenses (%),

Table: Contact Lenses Worn By Type Of Lens Prescribed In Selected Countries (%),

Laser Eye Surgery

8. Pest Analysis

Political Factors

Health Care And Associated Professions Order

The Optical Consumer Complaints Service

Us Food And Drug Administration Study Into The Effects Of Lasik Treatment

Economic Factors

Mergers And Acquisitions

Funding For Professional Training

Regulations Regarding The Sale And Supply Of Contact Lenses

Social Factors

Uk Vision Strategy

Take-up Of Eye Examinations

Technological Factors

Online Call-back Services

Advances In Screening And Diagnostic Technologies

9. Consumer Dynamics

Overview

Table: Summary Of Attitudes Towards Opticians And Eye Care (% Of Respondents), June And April

Analysis Of Penetration Levels

Smaller, Local Opticians Versus Large Chains, And Influence Of Personal Recommendations

"i Use Or Would Prefer To Use Smaller, Local Opticians For My Eye-care Needs"

"i Use Or Would Prefer To Use A Large Optician Chain, Such As Boots Or Vision Express, For Eye Tests Or Buying Contact Lenses Or Glasses"

"when Choosing An Optician, I Rely Mostly On Personal Recommendation"

Table: Smaller, Local Opticians Versus Large Chains, And Influence Of Personal Recommendations (% Of Respondents),

Requirements From Opticians

"knowledgeable Staff And A Tidy, Hygienic Environment Are Important To Me When Choosing An Optician"

"price Is Important To Me When Choosing An Optician"

"special Offers, Like A Second Pair Of Contact Lenses Or Glasses Free, Are Important To Me When I Choose An Optician"

"same-day Service Or Overnight Service Is Important To Me"

Table: Requirements From Opticians Staff Knowledge And Hygienic Environment, Special Offers, Low Price And Same-day Or Overnight Service (% Of Respondents),

Attitudes Towards Wearing Glasses

"i Feel It Is More Acceptable To Wear Glasses Nowadays, As They Have Become More Fashionable"

"i Wear Glasses Because They Suit My Needs And The Styles Of Frames These Days Are More Fashionable Than In The Past"

"i Am Prepared To Pay More For Designer Frames"

Table: Attitudes Towards Wearing Glasses (% Of Respondents),

Attitudes Towards Eyesight And Eyesight Tests

"i Am A Regular Pc User And Am Concerned About The Possible Effects On My Eyesight In The Short Or Long Term"

"the Eye-test Fee Puts Me Off Having My Eyes Tested As Regularly As I Should"

"i Sometimes Suffer From Headaches Or Eyestrain, But Do Not Have My Eyes Tested Regularly"

Table: Concerns About The Effects On Eyesight Of Regularly Using Pcs, Being Dissuaded By The Cost Of Eye Tests And Not Having Eye Tests Despite Having Eyestrain (% Of Respondents),

Attitudes Towards Contact Lenses

"i Wear Contact Lenses Rather Than Glasses Because They Are More Convenient And Less Obtrusive"

"i Am Put Off Wearing Contact Lenses By Publicity Surrounding The Risk Of Eye Infection If Cleaning And Wearing Regimes Are Not Followed Carefully"

Table: Attitudes And Concerns Relating To Wearing Contact Lenses (% Of Respondents),

10. Company Profiles

Spectacles

Carl Zeiss Vision Uk Ltd

Corporate Strategy

Profitability

Table: Financial Results For Carl Zeiss Vision Uk Ltd (£000 And %), Year Endingst March, Weeks Endingth September And Year Endingth September

Recent And Future Developments

Essilor Ltd

Corporate Strategy

Profitability

Table: Financial Results For Essilor Ltd (£000 And %), Years Endingst December-2007

Future Developments

The Norville Group Ltd

Corporate Strategy

Profitability

Table: Financial Results For The Norville Group Ltd (£000 And %), Years Endingst December-2006

Future Developments

Rodenstock (uk) Ltd

Corporate Strategy

Profitability

Table: Financial Results For Rodenstock (uk) Ltd (£000 And %), Years Endingst December-2006

Future Developments

Other Companies

Luxottica Group Spa

Safilo Group Spa

Silhouette

Contact Lenses

Alcon Laboratories (uk) Ltd

Corporate Strategy

Profitability

Table: Financial Results For Alcon Laboratories (uk) Ltd (£000 And %), Years Endingst December-2006

Future Developments

Bausch & Lomb Uk Ltd

Corporate Strategy

Profitability

Table: Financial Results For Bausch & Lomb Uk Ltd (£000 And %), Years Endingst December-2005

Future Developments

Ciba Vision (uk) Ltd

Corporate Strategy

Profitability

Table: Financial Results For Ciba Vision (uk) Ltd (£000 And %), Years Endingst December-2007

Future Developments

Coopervision Ltd

Corporate Strategy

Profitability

Table: Financial Results For Coopervision Ltd (£000 And %), Years Endingst October-2006

Future Developments

Johnson & Johnson Ltd

Corporate Strategy

Profitability

Table: Financial Results For Johnson & Johnson Ltd (£000 And %), Weeks Endingnd January And Years Endingst January Andst December

Future Developments

Other Companies

Advanced Medical Optics Inc

Daysoft Ltd

Sauflon Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Ultravision Clpl

Laser Eye Treatment

Optical Express Ltd

Corporate Strategy

Profitability

Table: Financial Results For Optical Express Ltd (£000 And %), Years Endingth March And Th March, And Weeks Ending Th December

Future Developments

Optimax Ltd

Corporate Strategy

Profitability

Future Developments

Ultralase Ltd

Corporate Strategy

Profitability

Table: Financial Results For Ultralase Ltd (£000 And %), Year Endingst July, Weeks Ending St December And Year Endingst December

Future Developments

Other Companies

Opticians

Boots Opticians Ltd

Corporate Strategy

Profitability

Table: Financial Results For Boots Opticians Ltd (£000 And %), Years Endingst March-2007

Future Developments

Dollond & Aitchison Ltd

Corporate Strategy

Profitability

Table: Financial Results For Dollond & Aitchison Ltd (£000 And %), Weeks Endingst January And Years Endingst December Andth December

Future Developments

Specsavers Optical Superstores Ltd

Corporate Strategy

Profitability

Table: Financial Results For Specsavers Optical Superstores Ltd (£000 And %), Years Endingth February-2007

Future Developments

Vision Express (uk) Ltd

Corporate Strategy

Profitability

Table: Financial Results For Vision Express (uk) Ltd (£000 And %), Years Endingst December-2006

Future Developments

Other Companies

Asda

Gc Bateman Group

Scrivens

Tesco

11. The Future

Introduction

Forecasts

The Total Market

By Market Sector

Table: The Forecast Uk Market For Optical Goods And Services By Sector By Value At Current Prices (£m At Rsp),-2012

Figure: The Forecast Uk Market For Optical Goods And Services By Value At Current Prices (£m At Rsp),-2012

12. Further Sources

Associations

Publications

General Sources

Government Publications

Other Sources

Bisnode Sources

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