Personal Protective Equipment

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.

  1. 31 Jan 2024  |  Europe  |  Market Research

    Western European Construction PPE Growth Opportunities

    Sustainability Targets and Multifunctional PPE Drive Overall Market Potential

    The Western Europe construction PPE market generated 1,579.2 million in revenue in 2023. Increased demand from the fall protection PPE segment is forecast to drive market growth during the forecast period. The hand protection PPE segment accounted for the largest market share, with the number of small and medium manufacturers increasing in Western...

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  2. 12 Dec 2023  |  Europe  |  Market Research

    Western European Firefighter PPE Growth Opportunities

    Increased Incidence of Fires and Fire related Accidents Boost PPE Demand and Revenue Potential

    The Western European firefighting PPE market generated 506.7 million in 2023. Increased incidences of fires year over year and the surge in fire-related fatalities will drive the growth of firefighter PPE such as turnout gear, gloves, boots, SCBA, and helmets, which provide thermal and respiratory protection and protection from injuries resulting ...

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  3. 31 Jul 2023  |  Europe  |  Market Research

    Western European Above-the-neck PPE Growth Opportunities

    Sustainability and Compliance to Safety Regulations Push Future Growth Potential of Multifunctional PPE

    In 2022, above-the-neck PPE generated revenue of €665.0 million in E. In addition to the growing demand for lightweight and comfortable products, the push for PPE products made from sustainable products and processes will ensure high growth rates across segments. Eye protection, the largest above-the-neck PPE product segment is set to witness a ...

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  4. 20 Dec 2022  |  Europe  |  Market Research

    Western European Workwear & Uniforms Market Growth Opportunities

    Sustainability and Fabric Innovation to Drive Growth Strategies

    The Western European workwear and uniforms market generated revenues of €7,606.8 million in 2022. Sustainability and fabric innovation will drive market growth. The Western European workwear and uniforms market will increase at a compound annual growth rate of 2.4% from 2022 to 2027. General workwear is the largest product segment in the Weste...

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  5. 10 Oct 2022  |  Europe  |  Market Research

    Western European Industrial Hand Protection Market— Forecast to 2026

    Innovative Materials, Sustainable Products, and Favourable Safety Regulations

    The Western European industrial hand protection market generated €2,2267 million in revenue in 2021. Market demand is driven by the stringent implementation of regulatory norms and standards as well as increasing awareness about hand protection amongst end users to reduce on-the-job injuries. In 2021, mechanical protection gloves accounted for...

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  6. 07 Jul 2022  |  Europe  |  Market Research

    Western European Fall Protection Growth Opportunities

    Stringent Safety Enforcement to Drive the Market Growth

    The Western European fall protection market generated €373.2 million in revenue in 2021. Market demand was driven by stringent enforcement of regulatory norms and an increasing awareness towards fall hazards Among the product segments, Installed systems is expected to have the high CAGR of 3.9% from 2021 to 2026. In 2021, Installed systems wi...

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  7. 30 Jun 2022  |  Europe  |  Market Research

    French PPE Growth Opportunities

    Increased Employer Consciousness about Worker Safety Drives Future Growth Potential

    The French PPE market was worth €1.3 billion in 2021 and will reach €1.5 billion by 2026, growing at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 3.3% from 2021 to 2026. Stricter safety regulations and increased manufacturing and construction employment will boost growth during the forecast period. Industry feedback shows that the demand for high-qu...

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  8. 21 Mar 2022  |  Europe  |  Market Research

    Turkish PPE Growth Opportunities

    Local Production Capability and EU Safety Regulation Compliance Enhance Product Acceptance and Growth Potential

    Turkey’s PPE market was valued at $575.0 million in 2021 and is forecast to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 6.0% from 2021 to 2026. Mounting concerns regarding workplace hazards and stricter safety protocols are expected to drive demand for PPE during the forecast period. Overall market growth declined by 5.6% in 2020 as gove...

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  9. 02 Mar 2022  |  Europe  |  Market Research

    Western European Gas Detection Equipment Growth Opportunities

    Innovative Business Models of Platform/Product as a Service (PaaS) and Rental Platforms to Enable Manufacturers' Direct Tie-ups with End-customers and Enhance Product Penetration

    The Western European gas detection equipment market generated revenue of €668.1 million in 2021. The market demand is expected to be driven by the increasing competitive intensity, adoption of wireless and connected technologies, and stringent regulatory norms. Amongst the 3 product segments, the fixed gas detection segment accounted for 46....

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  10. 02 Jul 2021  |  Europe  |  Market Research

    Western European Protective Footwear Growth Opportunities

    New Product Development in Recyclable, Anti-slip, and Electrostatic Discharge Footwear

    The Western European protective footwear market generated €1,737.0 million in revenue in 2020. Market demand was driven by stringent enforcement of regulatory norms and an increasing awareness of the ability of protective footwear to reduce on-the-job injuries. Among the 3 product segments, safety footwear accounted for 52% of revenue share in...

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