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Plunkett's Sports Industry Almanac 2012: Sports Industry Market Research, Statistics, Trends & Leading Companies
by:Jack W. Plunkett
PLUNKETT'S SPORTS INDUSTRY ALMANAC 2012Key Features:-Industry trends analysis, market data and competitive intelligence-Market forecasts and Industry Statistics-Industry Associations and Professional Societies List-In-Depth Profiles of hundreds of leading companies-Industry Glossary-Buyer may register for access to search and export data at Plunkett...
PLUNKETT'S SPORTS INDUSTRY ALMANAC 2012Key Features:-Industry trends analysis, market data and competitive intelligence-Market forecasts and Industry Statistics-Industry Associations and Professional Societies List-In-Depth Profiles of hundreds of leading companies-Industry Glossary-Buyer may register for access to search and export data at Plunkett Research OnlinePages: 500Statistical Tables Provided: 9Companies Profiled: 355Geographic Focus: GlobalA complete market research report, including forecasts and market estimates, technologies analysis and developments at innovative firms. You will gain vital insights that can help you shape your own strategy for business development, product development and investments.-How is the industry evolving?-How is the industry being shaped by new technologies?-How is demand growing in emerging markets and mature economies?-What is the size of the market now and in the future?-What are the financial results of the leading companies?-What are the names and titles of top executives?Contents, Statistics, Forecasts and Analysis Include:Major Trends Affecting the Sports Industry1) NFL: The Biggest Money in U.S. Sports/Lockout Threatens 2011-12 Season2) Revenue Sharing Boosts Major League Baseball3) NBA Team Values Fall/Lockout Looms for 2011-12 Season4) NHL Team Differences Result in Financial Haves and Have-Nots5) NASCAR Revenues Face Challenges/Best Teams Require Massive Investment6) Television Rights Contracts Bring in Lucrative Revenues for Major Leagues7) World Soccer Faces Trouble Due to Lack of Parity/MLS Holds Its Own8) NCAA College Sports Are Big Revenue Earners9) PGA Golf Tournaments Grow in International Markets/Golf Returns to the Olympics10) Fantasy Sports Post Growth, Creating $1 Billion in Revenue Online11) Equipment Manufacturers Scramble to Offer the Latest High-Tech Advantages12) Lacrosse May Be the Fastest-Growing Team Sport in America13) Sports Agents Become Indispensable/Sports Marketing Booms in China14) New Platforms Revolutionize Electronic Games/Microsoft's New Kinect Raises the Standard15) Online Play/Social Gaming on the Rise16) 3-D Games Open New Opportunities/Some Safety Concerns Arise17) Bowling Looms Large/The Least Expensive Sports and Recreation Activities Draw the Most Participants18) Aging Baby Boomers Will Cause Significant Changes in the Leisure Sector, Including Sports and Activity-Based Travel19) Athletic Footwear Draws Big Names from Athletes to Designers20) The Vast Majority of Shoes Sold in the U.S. Are Now Made in China21) Exercise Apparel Sales Fall Slightly22) Nanotechnology Has a Growing Role in Sports Equipment23) High-Tech, Nanotech and Smart Fabrics ProliferateSports Industry Statistics1) Sports Industry Overview2) Selected U.S. Sports Industry Revenues: 2003-20093) Sports Industry Expenses & Sources of Revenue, U.S.: 2006-20094) U.S. Spectator Sports, Performing Arts & Related Industries, Breakdown of Expenses: 2006-20095) Estimated Annual Sporting Goods Stores Retail Sales, Inventories & Purchases: 2001-20096) Exports of Sporting & Athletic Equipment, U.S.: 2005-Q1 20117) Imports of Sporting & Athletic Equipment, U.S.: 2005-Q1 20118) Overview of the Media Contracts of the Four Big Sports9) Sports Industry Employment by Business Type, U.S.: 2006-2010
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