Global Hospital Linen Supply and Management Services Market is segmented on the basis of product as Bed Sheets/Pillowcases, Blankets, Patient Repositioner, Bed Pads/Under Pads, Bathing/Cleansing Accessories, and Others. Linens are basically those fabric household goods prepared for daily use, like bedding, tablecloths and towels. The hospital linen supplies normally entails products like surgical linen, towels, pillow cases, pediatric gowns, hospital sheets, thermal blankets, patient gowns and scrub wear.
It has been observed that the utilization of hospital linen supply services is growing tremendously and proving as an efficient cost curbing tool. In addition, it is facilitating greater patient satisfaction and medical facilities like operation theatres and intensive care units are also demanding greater linen supply. The prominent factors that are responsible for boosting the growth of the market include increase in the outsourcing of hospital linen supplies, growing requirements for hygienic medical and healthcare facilities, rising occurrences of hospital infections and technological improvements.
The only factors that are acting as major hurdles in the growth of the market include deficiency in the supply of hospital linens and higher costs associated with the linen manufacturing. However, it is said that untapped potentials of developing countries is likely to generate many novel opportunities for the market participants. Moreover, rising addition of value added services to the portfolio of leading players is also acting as a significant booster to the market growth.
Among all the products, the segment of bed sheets/pillowcases is currently witnessing the largest demand as compared to other products and it will keep on growing with the same pace till the next couple of years. Other than that, the segment of Bathing /Cleansing Accessories is also likely to display a considerable growth in the near future. Hospital Linen Supply and Management Services Market is segmented on the basis of material as Woven, and Non-Woven.
Hospital Linen Supply and Management Services Market is segmented on the basis of end users as Hospital, Clinic, and Other Healthcare Institutes. Hospital Linen Supply and Management Services Market is segmented on the basis of Europe, Asia Pacific, Latin America, North America, and the Middle East and Africa.
As far as the geography is concerned, North America has come up as the dominating region and it has simultaneously registered for the largest share in the market, the reason being existence of highly developed healthcare infrastructure, enhancement of state-of-art medical facilities and tremendously increasing count of hospitals.
Contrarily, Asia Pacific is also emerging as one of the promising regions and it has been estimated that the region will witness an upsurge in the market for hospital linen supply and management services in the near future. The main factors that can be attributed to the particular growth encompass constant construction of huge number of healthcare institutes, hospitals, and clinics nations like China and India.
Moreover, Europe is also to make a potential mark in the market globally, the reason being frequent addition of value added services like rental services and distribution of linen in huge volume. On the other hand, increase in the awareness level among consumers concerning hygiene and sanitation is boosting the market growth in the Middle East and Latin America.
The key players operating in the Hospital Linen Supply and Management Services Market include Healthcare Services Group, Inc., Sobel Westex Inc., AmeriPride Linen & Uniform Services, Emes Textiles Pvt. Ltd., Unitex Textile Rental Services, Tetsudo Linen Service, E-town Laundry Company, Angelica Corporation, Synergy Health Plc, and Image FIRST Healthcare Laundry Specialists.
This report studies the global Hospital Linen Supply and Management Services market, analyzes and researches the Hospital Linen Supply and Management Services development status and forecast in United States, EU, Japan, China, India and Southeast Asia. This report focuses on the top players in global market, like
• Synergy Health
• Linen King
• Celtic Linen
• Economy Linen
• Tetsudo Linen
Market segment by Regions/Countries, this report covers
• United States
• Southeast Asia
Market segment by Type, the product can be split into
• Rental System
• Contractual System
• In Plant System
• Cooperative System
Market segment by Application, Hospital Linen Supply and Management Services can be split into
• Other Medical Institutions
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