Global workwear/uniform market is expected to grow at a significant CAGR in the upcoming period as the scope and its applications are rising enormously across the globe. Workwear/uniform clothing should be fashionable and high performance. The factors that are playing a major role in the growth of workwear/uniform industry are the growth in fabric and material innovation, the growing number of labor expanding the user base, the growth in female workers, and the developing enterprise and business sector. However, the presence of substitutes may restrain the overall market in the years to come. Workwear/uniforms market is segmented based on product type, end-user, distribution channel, and region.
Corporate workwear, general workwear, uniform, and other product types could be explored in workwear/uniforms industry in the forecast period. The uniform sector accounted for the significant share of workwear/uniform market and is estimated to lead the overall market in the years to come. The reason could be the growth in the allocation of spending on military and law of enforcement and is worn as a symbol of pride. The corporate workwear sector comprises casual and career workwear.
The market may be categorized based on end-users like agriculture & forestry industry, manufacturing industry, mining industry, service industry, and others that could be explored in workwear/uniform in the forecast period.
Based on the distribution channel, online channel, direct channel, rental channel, and others could classify workwear/uniform in the forecast period. Direct channel sector accounted for the significant share of workwear/uniform industry and is estimated to continue its dominance in the years to come.
Globally, Europe accounted for the substantial share of workwear/uniforms market and is estimated to lead the overall market in the years to come. The reason behind the overall market growth could be the presence of key manufacturers in the region, the high demand from the end-users, and the presence of developed fashion hubs using enhanced technology.
North America and the Asia Pacific are also estimated to have a positive influence on future growth. North America is the second largest region with significant market share. However, Asia Pacific is estimated to grow at the highest CAGR in the forecast period. The aspects that may be ascribed to the growth comprise strict policy regarding implementation of safe dress codes in the commercial and industrial sectors, readiness among men and women to wear stylish attire at work, and the rising demand for customized workwear/uniform. The developing countries like India and China are the major consumers of workwear/uniform in this region.
The key players of workwear/uniforms industry are Carhartt, Inc., Aditya Birla Fashion and Retail Ltd., Williamson Dickie, Aramark, Berne Apparel, Adolphe Lafont-Kwintet France SAS, Superior Uniform Group, Alsico NV, Wolverine, and Alexandra Workwear. These players are concentrating on inorganic growth to sustain themselves amidst fierce competition.
Leading players of Workwear/Uniform including:
• VF Corporation
• Williamson Dickie
• Fristads Kansas Group
• Adolphe Lafont
• Engelbert Strauss
• G&K Services
• Hultafors Group
• Johnsons Apparelmaster
• Aditya Birla
• Van Puijenbroek Textiel
• Wurth Modyf
• Lantian Hewu
• China Garments
Market split by Type, can be divided into:
• General Workwear
• Corporate Workwear
Market split by Application, can be divided into:
• Manufacturing Industry
• Service Industry
• Mining Industry
• Agriculture & Forestry Industry
Market split by Sales Channel, can be divided into:
• Direct Sales
• Distribution Sales
Market segment by Region/Country including:
• North America (United States, Canada and Mexico)
• Europe (Germany, UK, France, Italy, Russia and Spain etc.)
• Asia-Pacific (China, Japan, Korea, India, Australia and Southeast Asia etc.)
• South America Brazil, Argentina, Colombia and Chile etc.)
• Middle East & Africa (South Africa, Egypt, Nigeria and Saudi Arabia etc.)
Research Support Specialist, USA