Global Footwear Market 2015-2019 with Adidas, New Balance, Nike, Puma & VF Corp Dominating the $200+ Billion Industry

14 Jan, 2016, 07:10 ET from Research and Markets

DUBLIN, January 14, 2016 /PRNewswire/ --

Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the "Global Footwear Market 2015-2019" report to their offering. 

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The market research analyst predicts the footwear market to reach a market value of around USD 216 billion by the end of 2019. 

Consumers are demanding healthy footwear that is both comfortable and fashionable. They are becoming more conscious about footwear, as wearing unhealthy footwear can lead to ankle problems and the bottom of the foot can experience inflammation in the connecting tissues. Footwear with orthopedic recommendations is preferred by consumers. This footwear is designed in a way that allows adequate width and depth for foot function. Brooks, Kidzerts, Vionic, and Naot are some popular healthy footwear brands.

According to the report, the global footwear market is driven by increase in the influence of fashion. The consumers are looking for variety while shopping for footwear. They prefer matching their footwear with their daily outfits. Consumers are buying different footwear for different occasions. Vendors are also increasing categories to match the demand of the consumers.

Further, the report states that the leading footwear vendors face difficulty in selling their products at constant price due to the increase in price of raw materials, especially leather. 

The study was conducted using an objective combination of primary and secondary information including inputs from key participants in the industry. The report contains a comprehensive market and vendor landscape in addition to a SWOT analysis of the key vendors. 

The report offers an analysis of each of the following segments and discusses its impact on the overall market growth

  • Athletic footwear
  • Non-athletic footwear

Segmentation by distribution channel and analysis of  

  • Footwear specialists
  • Internet sales
  • Supermarkets

The report offers an analysis of each of the following segments and discusses its impact on the overall market growth  

  • Footwear specialists
  • Internet sales
  • Supermarkets/hypermarkets
  • Department stores
  • Clothing stores

Competitive landscape and key vendors  

  • Adidas
  • New Balance
  • Nike
  • Puma
  • VF Corp

The footwear market is highly fragmented with the presence of well-diversified international vendors. There is an intense competition between these companies, enabling constant growth and innovations.

Key Topics Covered:

Part 01: Executive summary

Part 02: Scope of the report

Part 03: Market research methodology

Part 04: Introduction

Part 05: Market landscape

Part 06: Market segmentation by product

Part 07: Market segmentation by demography

Part 08: Geographical segmentation

Part 09: Market segmentation by distribution channel

Part 10: Market segmentation by cost structure

Part 11: Key leading countries

Part 12: Market drivers

Part 13: Impact of drivers

Part 14: Market challenges

Part 15: Impact of drivers and challenges

Part 16: Market trends

Part 17: Vendor landscape

Part 18: Key vendor analysis

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