The Future of Thermal Printing to 2019

£3,750.00

Add to basket Enquire
Product detail
Product type: Market report
Date of publication: 17 Jul 2014
Product format: Digital Copy, Hard Copy
Number of pages: 88
Number of tables: 45
Number of figures: 23
Forecast range: 2014-2019

Opportunities for new barcode applications are almost endless - especially in the emerging economies. This brand new market report - The Future of Thermal Printing to 2019 - forecasts the thermal printing market will reach to $40.9 billion by 2019 at a CAGR of 4.3%. Key drivers include productivity improvements, on-demand printing applications, greater data accuracy, better inventory control, reduction or prevention of errors and many more. 
The Future of Thermal Printing to 2019 is essential reading for anyone involved in or looking to get into this market. The report provides critical global market forecasts segmented by end-use, geography, media type, print process and equipment - ready to plug straight into your business plan.

Description

FIND OUT ABOUT

  • Which markets are set to grow fastest to 2019?
  • What are the unmet needs for end-users by key vertical and geography?
  • Which media, print processes and consumables are set to win - and lose - by 2019?
  • How can your business take advantage of these drivers and trends?
  • Why does the thermal printing industry continue to offer profitable opportunities, and where are they?

METHODOLOGY

The Future of Thermal Printing to 2019 is based on an in-depth combination of primary and secondary data. Primary research included structured in-depth telephone and follow-up interviews with leading players in the thermal printing value chain, including a select group of end users. Secondary research consisted of multiple sources such as financial reports of public held companies participating in the industry, internet websites of key industry suppliers, proceedings of thermal printing conferences, industry publications, various technology forecasts and global economic projections. In addition the data and insight in the study includes valuable information gleaned from key industry conventions/exhibits related to thermal printing, for example packaging, labels, RFID and retail and health care information systems, to further the understanding of the various factors influencing the industry.

HOW WILL THIS REPORT BENEFIT YOU?

  • Get the latest market data and analysis based on primary research to plug straight into your business plan
  • Save time by understanding fully the latest developments within the global markets and discover which regions will emerge as the leading markets over the next five years
  • Quantify the potential of profitable new opportunities by region and end-use to make informed business decisions.
  • Find out about the latest global market developments and identify new opportunities

WHO SHOULD BUY?

  • Thermal print heads and consumable suppliers
  • Direct thermal media suppliers
  • Thermal mass transfer media suppliers
  • Thermal dye diffusion transfer ribbon and media suppliers
  • Printing equipment manufacturers
  • End users

WHAT'S INCLUDED IN THE PRICE?

  • An electronic version of the report in PDF format. You may add a hardcopy version (mailed to you)- see the order form for      details
  • Granular global market forecasts captured in 100+ tables and figures
  • Analyses of key trends and strategic market forecasts

Table of Contents

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

MARKET TRENDS 

INDUSTRY DRIVERS 

INTRODUCTION AND METHODOLOGY 

  • Introduction
  • Scope
  • Methodology
  • Definition

INDUSTRY DRIVERS AND TRENDS 

  • Introduction
  • Productivity improvement
  • Customer service
  • Wireless communication
  • RFID technology
  • Security concerns
  • Product safety and anti-counterfeiting
  • Innovation, media and applications
  • Mobile workforce
  • Underserved markets
  • Government regulations
  • Disruptive trends and technologies
  • Competitive printing technologies
  • Inkjet
  • Laser (Electrophotography)
  • Smart phones and social networks
  • Cloud computing and storage
  • Consumer grade devices
  • Environmental issues
  • Industry consolidation
  • Other technology trends

INNOVATIVE TECHNOLOGY DEVELOPMENTS

  • Introduction
  • Printheads
  • Evolution vs breakthrough innovations
  • Key attributes
  • Printhead resolution
  • Print speed
  • Durability
  • Energy efficiency
  • Direct thermal media
  • Thermal sensitivity
  • Durability
  • Two-sided DT media
  • Linerless DT media
  • Multicolor direct thermal
  • Thermal transfer printing
  • Value-added features
  • Color thermal transfer
  • Security printing
  • Printed electronics
  • Thermal transfer media
  • Thermal dye transfer
  • Printers
  • Print mechanisms
  • Portable printers
  • POS printers
  • Ticket and tag printers
  • Barcode printers
  • Thermal transfer overprinters (TTO)
  • ID card printers
  • Photo printers
  • Specialty printers

MARKET FORECASTS BY TECNNOLOGY

  • Introduction
  • Market overview
  • Printer supply chain
  • Consumable supply chain
  • Printers
  • POS/Kiosk printers
  • Tag and ticket printers
  • Barcode printers
  • Mobile printers
  • Specialty printers
  • Thermal printing supplies market
  • Direct thermal print media
  • Thermal transfer supplies
  • Dye diffusion thermal transfer supplies
  • Replacement printheads

MARKET FORECASTS BY END USE

  • Introduction
  • Market overview
  • Retail
  • Manufacturing
  • Transportation and logistics
  • Healthcare
  • Commercial services
  • Entertainment and hospitality
  • Government
  • Other

GEOGRAPHIC MARKETS AND FORECASTS

  • Introduction
  • Global overview
  • Asia-Pacific
  • North America
  • Western Europe
  • Eastern Europe
  • Latin America
  • Rest of the world

Tables and Figures

  • Global thermal printing market by component, 2014-2019 ($ million)
  • Share of global thermal printing market by end use sector, 2014 (%)
  • Share of global thermal printing market by end use sector, 2019 (%)
  • Share of global thermal printing market by region, 2014 (%)
  • Share of global thermal printingmarket by region, 2019 (%)
  • Continuous inkjet printer
  • Droplet on demand inkjet printing
  • Laser printer
  • Cloud computing architecture
  • Cross-sectional view of a typical thermal print head
  • Print head configurations
  • Thermal print head glaze types
  • Thermal efficiency and noise levels of EcoGeneration print head
  • Cross-section of thermal paper
  • Thermal sensitivity graphs for direct thermal paper
  • Structure of thermal transfer ribbon
  • Performance matrices for TT ribbons
  • Distribution channel for barcode and PoS printers
  • Supply chain for direct thermal media
  • Supply chain for thermal (mass) transfer ribbons
  • Overall supplies market trend, 2009-2019 ($ million)
  • Thermal printing market forecast by end use sectors - 2014
  • Thermal printing market forecast by end use sectors - 2019
  • Comparison of major digital printing technologies
  • General characteristics of thermal transfer ribbons
  • Authentication technologies
  • Market matrix for thermal printers
  • Desktop ID card product range
  • Global thermal printing industry revenues by category, 2009-19 ($ million, end-user prices)
  • Global thermal printing industry revenues by category 2009-19 ($ million, manufacturers' prices)
  • Global sales of thermal printers by type, 2009-19 ($ million, end-user prices)
  • Selected thermal print head manufacturers
  • Global sales of thermal printing supplies by type, 2009-19 ($ million, end-user prices)
  • Global sales of direct thermal supplies (DT) by type, 2009-19 ($ million, end-user prices)
  • Global sales of thermal transfer supplies (TT) by type, 2009-19 ($
  • million, end-user prices)
  • Global sales of dye diffusion thermal transfer (D2T2) supplies by type, 2009-19 ($ million, end-user prices)
  • Thermal printer and printing supply sales by end-use market, 2009-19 ($ million, end-user prices)
  • Retail market sales of thermal printers by type, 2009-19 ($ million, end-user prices)
  • Retail market sales of thermal printing supplies by type, 2009-19 ($ million, end-user prices)
  • Manufacturing market sales of thermal printers by type, 2009-19 ($ million, end-user prices)
  • Manufacturing market sales of thermal printing supplies by type, 2009-19 ($ million, end-user prices)
  • Transportation market sales of thermal printers by type, 2009-19 ($ million, end-user prices)
  • Transportation market sales of thermal printing supplies by type, 2009-19 ($ million, end-user prices)
  • Healthcare market sales of thermal printers by type, 2009-19 ($ million, end-user prices)
  • Healthcare market sales of thermal printing supplies by type, ($ million, end-user prices)
  • Commercial services market sales of thermal printers by type, 2009-19 ($ million, end-user prices)
  • Commercial services market sales of thermal printing supplies by type, 2009-19 ($ million, end-user prices)
  • Entertainment and hospitality market sales of thermal printers by type, 2009-19 ($ million, end-user prices)
  • Entertainment and hospitality market sales of thermal printing supplies by type, 2009-19 ($ million, end-user pricing)
  • Government market sales of thermal printers by type, 2009-19
  • ($ million, end-user prices)
  • Government market sales of thermal printing supplies by type, 2009-19 ($ million, end-user prices)
  • Sales of thermal printers to other markets by type, 2009-19 ($ million, end-user prices)
  • Sales of thermal printing supplies to other markets by type, 2009-19 ($ million, end-user prices)
  • Combined thermal printer and supplies sales by region, 2009-19 ($ million, end-user prices)
  • Thermal printer sales by region, 2009-19 ($ million, end-user prices)
  • Thermal printing supplies sales by region, 2009-19 ($ million, enduser prices)
  • Asia-Pacific sales of thermal printers by type, 2009-19 ($ million, end-user prices)
  • Asia-Pacific sales of thermal printing supplies by type, 2009-19 ($ million, end-user prices)
  • North American sales of thermal printers by type, 2009-19 ($ million, end-user prices)
  • North American sales of thermal printing supplies by type, 2009-19 ($ million, end-user prices)
  • Western European sales of thermal printers by type, 2009-19 ($ million, end-user prices)
  • Western European sales of thermal printing supplies by type, 2009-19 ($ million, end-user prices)
  • Eastern European sales of thermal printing supplies by type, ($ million, end-user prices)
  • Eastern European sales of thermal printing supplies by type, ($ million, end-user prices)
  • Latin American sales of thermal printer by type, ($ million, end-user prices)
  • Latin American sales of thermal printing supplies by type, ($ million, end-user prices)
  • Thermal printer sales in the rest of the world by type, 2009-19 ($ million, end-user prices)
  • Thermal printing supply sales in the rest of the world by type, 2009-19 ($ million, end-user prices)