Shimano: Bicycle components manufacturer continues to run a virtual monopoly in a growing market

Shimano: Bicycle components manufacturer continues to run a virtual monopoly in a growing market

Code: ML-ML00019-028 | Published: Aug-2015 | Pages: 24 | MarketLine
Price :
$495.00
USD

* Required Fields

$495.00

Details

The bicycling and fishing components giant has had another fantastic year in 2015. With Team Skys win for Chris Froome in the Tour de France, comes another win for Shimano, who supplied the team with its top of the range Dura Ace Di2 components. Of the 22 teams that started the race, Shimano provided components to 18 of them, signaling the dominance that Shimano has over professional cycling.



Key Findings
- Learn how Shimao became the number one supplier of bicycle components in the world.
- Examine Shimanos strengths and weaknesses in the market place.
- Find out how the bicycle market is characterized globally and what challenges manufacturers face.
- Learn what products Shimano produces and how it manages to filter technology down its product ranges.
- Examine how innovation has made Shimano products and designs ubiquitous.

Reasons To Buy
How is the bicycle component market structured?
What does Shimano do that makes it stand out?
How has Shimano managed to Dominate the industry?
Are there any competitors in play that could challenge Shimano?
Is Shimano likely to continue to control the market and what does this mean for the industry?

Table of Contents

OVERVIEW
Catalyst
Summary
HOW SHIMANO BECAME THE GLOBAL LEADER
Shimanos rise to prominence started in the 1970s
In the 1980s focused on developing the mass market, rather than the high end
The 1980s produced the technological designs which made Shimano the leader
Today Shimano has become hugely financially successful
Shimanos compatibility with other companies was limited and still is
AN INDUSTRY WHICH CHANGES VERY RAPIDLY
Global cycling is growing and from strong holds its expanding
Trends in the market can appear very rapidly and explode
Bicycle manufacturers have to be able to adapt very quickly
DOMINANCE THROUGH TECH AND COMPATIBILITY
Component market demands a level of global compatibility
Two year trickle down technology cycle keeps Shimano ahead
Dominance in elite performance level markets
Dominance in high volume traditional markets
THE COMPETITION IS SMALL BUT RISING
Campagnolo is Shimanos oldest competitor
SRAM is the biggest growing competitor for Shimano
FSA is entering the market and has a great deal of experience
CONCLUSIONS
Shimano dominates the lucrative cycling component industry
Challenges remain, due to the rapidly changing industry
Shimano will continue to dominate watched closely by SRAM
APPENDIX
Definitions
Sources
Further Reading
Ask the analyst
About MarketLine
Disclaimer

Report Format

Following are different modes of Licenses.

a. Single User License:
This license allows only one person to use the report. This person can use the report on any computer and may take print outs of the report but must take care of not sharing the report (or any information contained therein) with any other individual or people. Unless you purchase a Site License or a Global Site License, a Single User License must be purchased for every single person that wishes to use the report within the same enterprise.

b. Single Site License:
This license allows unlimited users to use the report within one company location, e.g. a regional office. These users can use the report on any computer and may take print outs of the report but must take care of not sharing the report (or any information contained therein) with any other individual or people.

c. Global Site License:
A Global Site License (or Enterprise wide Site License or Global License) is a license granted to original purchaser, who can share a report with other employees and authorized Users of the same organization.

Quick Help

1. How do you deliver the reports?
The delivery of reports is depends on format & mode of license of report(s). Following are different kinds of formats of report(s) and their delivery options :

a. Electronic Format – Through email from Publisher
Report will be sent to your username email address in PDF, Excel, PowerPoint or any other electronic / softcopy format by publisher.
Delivery Time: 12 to 48 hours [depending on time difference or occurrences of national holidays]

b. Hard Copy or Printed Format or CD-Rom – Through Mail or Courier from Publisher
Report will be sent through mail / courier delivery to your shipping address by publisher.
Delivery Time: Less than, few weeks [depending on time difference or occurrences of national holidays]


2. How can I make payment for publications I purchase?
You could be able to make the payment, in following ways:

a. Online Secure Payment through Credit Card Payment : We accept Visa, Master, AMEX Cards & CCAvenue
b. Transfer of fund to our bank account via Bank transfer or Wire transfer
c. Payment via DD or Cheque
d. Paypal


3. Is it safe to use my credit card on MarketinfoResearch?
Your personal information and online tranaction on Marketinfo Research is secure, private, and tamper-proof. All credit card payments are processed through secure and trusted payment gateways.

If you have a more question about our publications please see our FAQs section or contact us now at cs@marketinforesearch.com.

CUSTOMERS WHO VIEWED THIS REPORT ALSO VIEWED

There are no reports matching the selection.

Browse similar reports by category:
Consumer Goods & FMCG
MarketLine

Our Clients