The clothing and accessories retail industry has been showing strong growth over the past few quarters and as the US economy revives, retail sales are expected to continue their growth in the coming years. Within the clothing and accessories market, outdoor retail has been increasing its significance, generating around $6.4 billion in 2012 and standing as the third largest segment within clothing and accessories.
The outdoor retail industry has seen significantly increased revenues over the past few years, recording an estimated CAGR of 7.5 percent from 2009 to 2012. The industry grew by 5 percent in 2012 in terms of dollars, while the growth in terms of units has been at around 2 percent in the last fiscal year....
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