Research and Markets: 2013 U.S. Home Centers Industry-Industry & Market Report

DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Research and Markets (

has announced the addition of the “2013

U.S. Home Centers Industry-Industry & Market Report” report

to their offering.

The 2013 U.S. Home Centers Industry-Industry & Market report, published

annually, contains timely and accurate industry statistics, forecasts

and demographics.

The report features 2013 current and 2014 forecast estimates on the size

of the industry (sales, establishments, employment) nationally and for

all 50 U.S. States and over 900 metro areas. Other data include

financial ratios, number of firms, payroll, industry definition, 5-year

historical trends on industry sales, establishments and employment, a

breakdown of establishments, sales and employment by employee size of

establishment (9 categories), and estimates on up to 10 sub-industries,

including lumber, doors, windows, lighting, bath fixtures, flooring and

plumbing items.

Barnes Reports’ Industry & Market reports are an essential part of any

GAP analysis, benchmarking project, SWOT analysis, business plan, risk

analysis, or growth-share matrix.

Industry Definition and Related Industries

NAICS 44411: Home Centers. This industry comprises establishments known

as home centers primarily engaged in retailing a general line of new

home repair and improvement materials and supplies, such as lumber,

plumbing goods, electrical goods, tools, housewares, hardware, and lawn

and garden supplies, with no one merchandise line predominating.

The merchandise lines are normally arranged in separate departments.

Related Industries:

– Department Stores

– Home Improvement Stores

– Discount Stores

– Appliance Stores

U.S. Census Categories:

NAICS 44411 – Home Center Stores is:

50% comparable to SIC 5211 – Home Center Stores


– Lumber and other building materials Insulation and energy conservation


– Lumber products Prefabricated buildings

– Door and window products Masonry materials and supplies

– Doors, storm: wood or metal Bathroom fixtures, equipment and supplies

– Doors, wood or metal, except storm Cabinets, kitchen

– Garage doors, sale and installation Other materials

– Jalousies

– Sash, wood or metal

– Screens, door and window

– Windows, storm: wood or metal

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