Opticians & Optical Goods Market Assessment 2010


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Table of Contents

The table of contents below is for Opticians & Optical Goods 2010

Executive Summary

1. Introduction

Background

Definitions

Opticians

Principal Sight Conditions

Spectacles

Contact Lenses

Laser Eye Surgery

2. Strategic Overview

Introduction

Factors Affecting The Market

Consolidation Continues In The Optical Market

Consumers Urged Not To Reduce Eye Healthcare In The Recession

Sainsbury's Pulls Out Of Online Contact-lens Market

Laser Eye Surgery

Demographic Changes

Table.1: Estimated And Projected Uk Population By Age Group (million And %), And

Sight Tests

Table.2: Number Of Nhs And Private Sight Tests In The Uk (000), Years Endingst March-

Table.3: Nhs Sight Tests In England And Wales By Category Of Eligibility (% Of Nhs Sight Tests), Year Endingst March

Table.4: Action Taken Following An Eye Test (%), Years Endingst March-

Table.5: Vouchers Redeemed As A Proportion Of Nhs Sight Tests In England And Wales (000 And %), Years Endingst March-

Table.6: Number Of Pairs Of Spectacles For Which Vouchers Were Reimbursed In England And Wales By Patient Eligibility (000), Year Endingst March

Table.7: Average Expenditure On A Pair Of Spectacles Purchased With Nhs Vouchers (£), Years Endingst March-

Registered Practitioners

Optometrists

Table.8: Number Of Optometrists And Dispensing Opticians Registered In The Uk With The General Optical Council,

Market Dynamics And Segmentation

Table.9: The Total Uk Market For Optical Goods And Services By Sector By Value At Current Prices (£m At Rsp),-

Figure.1: The Total Uk Market For Optical Goods And Services By Value At Current Prices (£bn At Rsp),-

Distribution

Competitive Structure

Advertising

Table.10: Main Media Advertising Expenditure By Opticians And On Optical Goods By Sector (£000 And %), Years Ending September And

The Consumer

Market Forecasts

Table.11: The Forecast Uk Market For Optical Goods And Services By Value At Current Prices (£m At Rsp),-

3. Spectacle Frames And Lenses

Background

Market Size

Table.1: The Uk Spectacles Sector By Value At Current Prices (£m At Rsp),-

Table.2: The Uk Spectacles Sector By Type Of Lens By Volume (%), December And April

Consumer Trends

Table.3: Penetration Of Adults Wearing Spectacles In Great Britain (% Of Adults), March

Marketing Activity

Advertising

Table.4: Main Media Advertising Expenditure On Spectacle Frames And Lenses (£000,) Years Ending September And

Distribution

4. Contact Lenses

Background

Market Size

Contact Lenses

Table.1: Number Of Contact-lens Wearers In The Uk (000),-

Table.2: The Uk Contact-lenses Sector By Type Of Lens Prescribed (%),-

Table.3: The Uk Contact-lenses Sector By Value At Current Prices (£m At Rsp),-

Contact-lens Solutions

Table.4: The Uk Contact-lens Solution Sector By Value At Current Prices (£m At Rsp),-

Consumer Trends

Table.5: Penetration Of Adults Wearing Contact Lenses In Great Britain (% Of Adults), March

Marketing Activity

Advertising

Table.6: Main Media Advertising Expenditure On Selected Contact-lens Brands And Solutions (£000 And %), Years Ending September And

Distribution

5. Laser Eye Treatment

Background

Number Of Clinics

Table.1: Number Of Laser Eye Clinics In The Uk, -

Table.2: Number Of Laser Eye Clinics In The Uk By Operator (number And %),

Prices Charged

Table.3: Typical Treatment Charges For Lasik Laser Eye Surgery By Cost Per Eye (£),-

Number Of Treatments Performed Per Year

Table.4: Estimated Number Of Laser Eye Procedures Undertaken In The Uk (000),-

Market Size

Table.5: The Uk Laser Eye Treatment Sector By Value At Current Prices (£m At Rsp),-

Types Of Treatment Offered

Table.6: Laser Treatment Offered By Laser Eye Clinics In The Uk By Type Of Treatment (%),-

Consumer Trends

Table.7: Profiles Of Adults Who Have Undertaken Eye Surgery And Those Who Are Concerned About The Costs And Possible Dangers (% Of Respondents),

Marketing Activity

Advertising

Table.8: Main Media Advertising Expenditure On Laser Vision Correction (£000), Years Ending September And

Distribution

6. Opticians And Retailers

Background

Market Size

Table.1: Number Of Optometrists And Dispensing Opticians Registered In The Uk With The General Optical Council, -

Sight Tests

Table.2: Number Of Sight Tests Carried Out Privately And On The Nhs In The Uk (million), Years Endingst March-

Table.3: Number Of Sight Tests Carried Out At Home On The Nhs In The Uk, Years Endingst March And

Table.4: Fees For Sight Tests Carried Out Privately And On The Nhs In England, Wales And Northern Ireland (£), Years Endingst March-

Table.5: Income From Sight-test Fees Carried Out Privately And On The Nhs In The Uk (£m), Years Endingst March-

Number Of Opticians' Premises

Table.6: Number Of Opticians' Premises In The Uk,-

Table.7: Uk Multiple Opticians By Number Of Outlets (number Of Branches And %),

Consumer Trends

Marketing Activity

Advertising

Table.8: Main Media Advertising Expenditure By The Leading Opticians (£000 And %), Years Ending September And

Distribution

7. An International Perspective

Penetration Of Corrective Eyewear

Table.1: Population By Region And Percentage Using Corrective Eyewear (million And %),

Spectacles And Lenses

North America

The Us

Canada

Asia-pacific And India

Japan

People's Republic Of China

India

Europe

Western Europe

Eastern Europe

Contact Lenses

Table.2: World Market Shares Of The Leading Suppliers Of Soft Contact Lenses (%),

Wearer Demographics

Types Of Lenses Fitted

Table.3: Contact Lenses Worn By Type Of Lens Prescribed In Selected Countries (%),

Laser Eye Surgery

8. Pest Analysis

Political Factors

Goc Consults On-2015 Strategy

Commissioning Guide Sets New Standards

Optical Complaints Rise By More Than A Third

Laser Clinics Respond To Claims By Which?

Fda Warns That Risks Of Lasik Must Be Explained

Economic Factors

Mergers And Acquisitions

Specsavers And Asda Meet In Court

Future Sight Loss Uk

Social Factors

Iga Warns `don't Let Credit Crunch Squeeze Your Vision'

Contact Lens Wearers Urged To Avoid Risky Practices

National Eye Week

Parents Reluctant To Let Children Wear Contact Lenses

Technological Factors

Fundus Camera

Use Of Technology In Laser Eye Clinics

Online Buying Set To Accelerate

Dispensing Technologies Can Boost Profits

9. Consumer Dynamics

Overview

Table:.1: Summary Of Attitudes Towards Opticians And Eye Care (% Of Respondents), April And December

Analysis Of Penetration Levels

Factors Influencing Choice Of Optician

"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 Specsavers Or Boots For Eye Tests Or Buying Contact Lenses Or Glasses"

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

Table.2: Smaller, Local Opticians Versus Large Chains, And The Influence Of Personal Recommendation (% 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.3: Requirements From Opticians — Staff Knowledge And Hygienic Environment, Price, Special Offers 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"

Ταβλε.4: ΑττιτυδεσΤοωαρδσΩεαρινγΓλασσεσ (% οφρεσπονδεντσ),

Attitudes Towards Eyesight And Eye 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.5: Concerns About The Effects Of Regular Pc Use On Eyesight And Attitudes Towards Eye Tests (% 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.6: Attitudes Towards And Concerns About Wearing Contact Lenses (% Of Respondents),

Attitudes Towards Laser Eye Surgery

"i Have Undertaken Laser Eye Surgery"

"i Would Like To Have Laser Eye Surgery But Find The Cost Prohibitive"

"i Would Like To Have Laser Eye Surgery But I Am Concerned About The Possible Dangers To The Eye Involved In The Surgery"

Table.7: Attitudes Towards And Concerns About Laser Eye Surgery (% Of Respondents),

10. Company Profiles

Spectacles

Carl Zeiss Vision Uk Ltd

Corporate Strategy

Profitability

Table.1: Financial Results For Carl Zeiss Vision Uk Ltd (£000 And %), Years Endingth September-

Recent And Future Developments

Essilor Ltd

Corporate Strategy

Profitability

Table.2: Financial Results For Essilor Ltd (£000 And %), Years Endingst December-

Recent And Future Developments

The Norville Group Ltd

Corporate Strategy

Profitability

Table.3: Financial Results For The Norville Group Ltd (£000 And %), Years Endingst December-

Recent And Future Developments

Rodenstock (uk) Ltd

Corporate Strategy

Profitability

Table.4: Financial Results For Rodenstock (uk) Ltd (£000 And %), Years Endingst December-

Recent And Future Developments

Other Companies

Luxottica Group Spa

Safilo Group Spa

Silhouette International Schmied Ag

Contact Lenses

Alcon Laboratories (uk) Ltd

Corporate Strategy

Profitability

Table.5: Financial Results For Alcon Laboratories (uk) Ltd (£000 And %), Years Endingst December-

Recent And Future Developments

Bausch & Lomb Uk Ltd

Corporate Strategy

Profitability

Table.6: Financial Results For Bausch & Lomb Uk Ltd (£000 And %), Years Endingst December-

Recent And Future Developments

Ciba Vision (uk) Ltd

Corporate Strategy

Profitability

Table.7: Financial Results For Ciba Vision (uk) Ltd (£000 And %), Years Endingst December-

Recent And Future Developments

Coopervision Ltd

Corporate Strategy

Profitability

Table.8: Financial Results For Coopervision Ltd (£000 And %), Years Endingst October-

Recent And Future Developments

Johnson & Johnson Ltd

Corporate Strategy

Profitability

Table.9: Financial Results For Johnson & Johnson Ltd (£000 And %), Years Endingst December, Th December Andth December

Recent And Future Developments

Other Companies

Abbott Medical Optics Inc

Daysoft Ltd

Sauflon Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Ultravision Clpl

Laser Eye Treatment

Optical Express Ltd

Corporate Strategy

Profitability

Table.10: Financial Results For Optical Express Ltd (£000 And %), Weeks Endingth December And Years Endingth December Andth December

Recent And Future Developments

Optimax Ltd

Corporate Strategy

Profitability

Recent And Future Developments

Ultralase Ltd

Corporate Strategy

Profitability

Table.11: Financial Results For Ultralase Ltd (£000 And %), Weeks Endingst December And Years Endingst December And

Recent And Future Developments

Other Companies

Opticians

Boots Opticians Ltd

Corporate Strategy

Profitability

Table.12: Financial Results For Boots Opticians Ltd (£000 And %), Years Endingst March-

Recent And Future Developments

Dollond & Aitchison Ltd

Corporate Strategy

Profitability

Recent And Future Developments

Specsavers Optical Superstores Ltd

Corporate Strategy

Profitability

Table.13: Financial Results For Specsavers Optical Superstores Ltd (£000 And %), Years Endingth February ,th February Andth February

Recent And Future Developments

Vision Express (uk) Ltd

Corporate Strategy

Profitability

Table.14: Financial Results For Vision Express (uk) Ltd, (£000 And), Years Endingst December-

Recent And Future Developments

Other Companies

Asda

Scrivens

Tesco

11. The Future

Introduction

Forecasts

The Total Market

By Market Sector

Table.1: The Forecast Uk Market For Optical Goods And Services By Sector By Value At Current Prices (£m At Rsp),-

Figure.1: The Forecast Uk Market For Optical Goods And Services By Value At Current Prices (£bn At Rsp),-

11. Further Sources

Associations

Publications

General Sources

Government Sources

Other Sources

Key Note Sources

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