US demand for janitorial equipment and supplies is forecast to grow 2.2 percent annually through 2015, an improvement over the 2005-2010 decline. Manual cleaning products will see the fastest gains of any major segment, driven by microfiber cloths, wipes, wet mops and squeegees. Institutional buildings will be the fastest growing market.
This study analyzes the $5.9 billion US janitorial equipment and supply industry. It presents historical demand data for the years 2000, 2005 and 2010, and forecasts for 2015 and 2020 by product (e.g., brushes and brooms, mops and dusters, vacuum cleaners, bags and containers), market (e.g., office buildings, institutional buildings, commercial buildings, industrial buildings, residential buildings) and US region.
The study also considers market environment factors, details industry structure, evaluates company market share and profiles 33 industry competitors, including Newell Rubbermaid, Nilfisk-Advance and Electrolux.