STI: Market Outlook

Identify consumer demand gaps in your trade areas.

STI: Market Outlook

Identify consumer demand gaps in your trade areas

Is current consumer demand for products higher than the current supply in your trade areas? Knowing the answer could help your company discover opportunity gaps and capitalize on unmet demand for products — especially in fast-growing trade areas.

There are sales gaps in every U.S. market — in other words, consumer product needs and wants that are not being met. Finding these unmet demands in your trade areas requires precise analysis. STI: Market Outlook delivers the supply and demand insight you need to take proactive steps to meet real and accurate consumer demands as they exist today.

When you choose Market Outlook, you gain dependable supply and demand insight, the first-mover advantage, and an ideal companion to other STI data products.

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STI: Market Outlook Features & Benefits

Measure Consumer Demand by Market

Determine if your merchandise is meeting local household demand in your trade areas

Explore Current Supply by Market

Learn if consumer demand is currently being met

Pinpoint Product Demand Gaps

Discover where opportunities lie to meet consumers’ product needs and wants

Retain Customer Loyalty within Your Markets

Supply the missing demand to keep consumers shopping in your markets versus driving to other trade areas

Prevent Losses in Oversaturated Markets

Learn if there is currently an oversupply of goods for the current demand to avoid saturation

View Data by Both Retail Segments and Product Lines

Analyze supply and demand in 31 retail segments and over 40 product lines to understand market dynamics and identify opportunities, such as, cross—merchandising

Mine Historical Demand Data

Compare past year’s consumer demand to current year

Receive Responsive Customer Service

Enjoy STI’s industry—leading customer service — the highest in the research industry

STI: Market Outlook measures annual retail sales and expenditures by common retail categories and product lines

Market Outlook provides a direct comparison between annual retail sales and consumer spending in 31 retail segments for both supply and demand, as identified by NAICS (the North American Industry Classification System). It also provides supply and demand insight for over 40 retail product categories. Further, it provides recent year’s demand historical data for a total of nearly 300 variables.

Market Outlook helps you capitalize on unmet product demand and opportunities — especially in fast growing markets

PopStats data uses a combination of unique source data from the U.S. Postal Service ZIP + 4 ® records and the U.S. Census, its own proprietary “bottom-up” methodology, and field tests to deliver the most dependable population estimates available. The ZIP + 4 source data adds a household-level quality to the estimates.

Provides the companion data to STI: Spending Patterns

Spending Patterns tells businesses how much consumers are willing to spend on common consumer products, such as a loaf of bread. Market Outlook reveals the other side of the coin by comparing the current supply to the current demand. Together, these two products provide in-depth insight into consumer spending and demand.

A critical question of every business is — or should be — what consumer household purchasing demands are not being met that we can supply? Retail businesses today can profit greatly from learning the answers to this question with precise and real-world insight from Market Outlook.

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