Personal Protective Equipment Market
Frost & Sullivan's expertise in Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) research and consulting includes work in diversified strategic and operational areas.
As the PPE industry struggles with pricing pressures and increasing commoditization of products, strategic differentiation of products and services will separate winners from losers in the industry. The competitive landscape for the PPE industry will be very different in 2030, driven by innovation, disruptive business models, and advent of smart and wearable PPE products transforming the workplace to a connected domain enhancing worker safety and productivity.
Shifting Consumer Trends toward Hard Goods and Rising Awareness on Training Services to Drive Demand
Region : North AmericaThe North American fall protection market is heading toward consolidation with its key participants focusing on merger and acquisition activities. The top 3 market participants are 3M, Honeywell, and Pure Safety (together accounting for a market share of about 65%). Having an extensive product portfolio catering to various end-use industries, pro...
Enforcement of Stringent Regulations and Cost-competitive Technologies will Drive the Growth in the Market
Region : EuropeThe demand for gas detection equipment in the Western European market is augmented due to the stringent regulations enforced by regulatory bodies. The compliance level across end users has increased over the years and it is expected to improve in the future. Inorganic growth through acquisitions in the market remains active and the consolidation tr...
The Largest Economy in Western Europe, Germany is a Key Focus Market for European Competitors
Region : EuropeGermany is the largest of the regional market for personal protective equipment (PPE) in Western Europe. Germany is well-known for a large manufacturing sector, which drives the use of PPE. Market participants include both global manufacturers as well as a large number of local competitors. This study provides an insight into this regional market f...
Complementary Product Portfolio Expansion Fueling M&A Activities
Region : North AmericaThe overall outlook for M&A activity continues to be positive as private equity investment in the space continues to grow at a healthy rate. The industry continues to be fragmented, which in turn provides an incentive to companies to consolidate. Additionally, companies are looking to become one-stop shop providers of PPE. Innovation continues to b...
Commoditization of Products is Driving Revenue Growth
Region : North AmericaCommoditization has characterized the North American above-the-neck PPE market. Growth in the market has been somewhat offset by reduced demand from key sectors such as manufacturing and oil & gas. Growth in the overall market is likely to hinge upon the strength of the overall economy and outlook for the oil & gas sector. The fastest growing segme...
eCommerce is Set to Recast Pricing Strategies, Supply Chain and Product Mix
Region : North AmericaFrost & Sullivan analysis reveals that the North American workwear and uniforms market is poised for growth as manufacturers realign their product portfolios to suit the needs of millennials in the workforce. Manufacturers are carefully evaluating new growth opportunities so as to bring value-addition to the end user. New workwear is likely to tak...
Increased Scrutiny to Spur Early Adoption of Smart/IoT-enabled PPE by High-risk Industries
Region : North AmericaThis research service covers the opportunities for IoT-enabled PPE. IoT-enabled PPE is emerging as a powerful concept for enhancing safety in the workforce. A significant tailwind for IoT-enabled PPE is the possibility of integrating IoT together with complementary technologies such as cloud and big data. This provides significant incentive to manu...
Demand for PPE is Likely to be Stable in the Short Term
Region : EuropeThis market insight provides a preview into the impact of BREXIT on the PPE Market. The impact of the devaluation of the pound on the demand for PPE is examined. In addition, it provides a preview of the impact of new immigration laws and reduced investment on the overall PPE market. The shift in customer preferences towards durable and high-qualit...
Changing Customer Preferences Will Spur the Adoption of Premium Products
Region : EuropeThe Western European protective footwear market generated revenue of €1,245.4 million in 2016 and is expected to reach €1,446.0 million in 2021, growing at a CAGR of 3.0% from 2016 to 2021. Food processing, pharmaceutical manufacturing, and utilities are expected to experience high market growth due to the available potential for the penetratio...
The Evolving Regulatory Environment is Expected to be a Key Lever of Growth
Region : North AmericaFrost & Sullivan research reveals that arc flash PPE sales, although growing, are still below potential due to below-optimal compliance rates, lack of strict regulatory oversight, and laborious risk hazard assessments. Arc flash personal protective equipment provides an effective protective barrier against burns, shrapnel, blast pressure, blinding ...USD 2,500.00Read More