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Financial Benchmarking Report - Manufacturers June 2011

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Financial Benchmarking Report - Manufacturers June 2011

Benchmarking is a valuable management tool to see how your business compares to the rest of the industry. Benchmarking results from June 2011 shows you YTD sales compared to 2010 and other key business metrics including sales per employee, retailers' most important business problem, quick ratio/cash on hand, gross margin, operational overhead, shipping costs and more. The data was tabulated and tracked from a total of 404 specialty equipment industry manufacturers.

There are a total of three Financial Benchmarking reports published each month, representing manufacturers, retailers and distributors, respectively.

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Financial Benchmarking Report - Retailers June 2011

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Financial Benchmarking Report - Retailers June 2011

Benchmarking is a valuable management tool to see how your business compares to the rest of the industry. Benchmarking results from June 2011 shows you YTD sales increase over 2010 and other key business metrics including sales per employee, retailers' most important business problem, quick ratio/cash on hand, gross margin, operational overhead, shipping costs and more. The data was tabulated and tracked from a total of 461 specialty equipment industry retailers.

There are a total of three Financial Benchmarking reports published each month, representing manufacturers, retailers and distributors, respectively.

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2011 SEMA Market Update - Q2

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2011 SEMA Market Update - Q2

The SEMA Market Update is a regularly published report that tracks industry and economic trends affecting the $28 billion specialty-equipment industry. Each update contains current topics that provide SEMA members new research or information sources to better understand changes in the industry.

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Consumer Demand Index for Performance Products and Accessories (CDI) - August 2011

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Consumer Demand Index for Performance Products and Accessories (CDI) - August 2011

The SEMA Consumer Demand Index for Performance Products and Accessories (formerly PADI) measures purchase intentions of consumers (both enthusiast and mainstream) over the following 90 days.  As enthusiasts represent approximately 10-15% of U.S. drivers, the Index is likely to be an indicator of mainstream consumer demand for automotive specialty and performance products.

The Consumer Demand Index is a weighted composite index, set to an initial value of 100 based on demand levels benchmarked between January and March 2007.

The August 2011 report is based on 921 interviews conducted nationwide via Random Digital Dial (RDD) telephone survey.  The overall index increased from 28 to 33.

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2011 Enthusiast Lifestyle Report

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2011 Enthusiast Lifestyle Report

The purpose of this study is to provide a snapshot of automotive enthusiasts in the United States.
Goals of the study include: vehicles driven and accessorized; products / accessories purchased or planned; and hobbies and interests, both automotive and non-automotive.  A survey was sent to susbscribers of over 30 automotive magazines, resulting in nearly 1,800 enthusiast responses.

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Financial Benchmarking Report - Retailers May 2011

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Benchmarking is a valuable management tool to see how your business compares to the rest of the industry. Benchmarking results from May 2011 shows you YTD sales increase over 2010 and other key business metrics including sales per employee, retailers' most important business problem, quick ratio/cash on hand, gross margin, operational overhead, shipping costs and more. The data was tabulated and tracked from a total of 465 specialty equipment industry retailers.

There are a total of three Financial Benchmarking reports published each month, representing manufacturers, retailers and distributors, respectively.

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Financial Benchmarking Report - Manufacturers May 2011

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Benchmarking is a valuable management tool to see how your business compares to the rest of the industry. Benchmarking results from May 2011 shows you YTD sales compared to 2010 and other key business metrics including sales per employee, retailers' most important business problem, quick ratio/cash on hand, gross margin, operational overhead, shipping costs and more. The data was tabulated and tracked from a total of 418 specialty equipment industry manufacturers.

There are a total of three Financial Benchmarking reports published each month, representing manufacturers, retailers and distributors, respectively.

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$99.99

Financial Benchmarking Report - Distributors May 2011

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Financial Benchmarking Report - Distributors May 2011

Benchmarking is a valuable management tool to see how your business compares to the rest of the industry. Benchmarking results from May 2011 shows you YTD sales compared to 2010 and other key business metrics including sales per employee, retailers' most important business problem, quick ratio/cash on hand, gross margin, operational overhead, shipping costs and more. The data was tabulated and tracked from a total of 310 specialty equipment industry distributors.

There are a total of three Financial Benchmarking reports published each month, representing manufacturers, retailers and distributors, respectively.

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2011 Automotive Accessories Report by Foresight Research

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The data for the 2011 Automotive Accessory Market Study Report is drawn from the Foresight Research 2011 Automotive Marketing Communications Study database. 

This study explored in-depth how consumers are influenced in their vehicle purchase decisions by the 17 major marketing communication channels most often used by automotive buyers.

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Consumer Demand Index for Performance Products and Accessories (CDI) - July 2011

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Consumer Demand Index for Performance Products and Accessories (CDI) - July 2011
The SEMA Consumer Demand Index for Performance Products and Accessories (formerly PADI) measures purchase intentions of consumers (both enthusiast and mainstream) over the following 90 days.  As enthusiasts represent approximately 10-15% of U.S. drivers, the Index is likely to be an indicator of mainstream consumer demand for automotive specialty and performance products.

The Consumer Demand Index is a weighted composite index, set to an initial value of 100 based on demand levels benchmarked between January and March 2007.

The July 2011 report is based on 905 interviews conducted nationwide via Random Digital Dial (RDD) telephone survey.  The overall index experienced a decrease from 38 to 28.

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Financial Benchmarking Report - Distributors March 2011

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Benchmarking is a valuable management tool to see how your business compares to the rest of the industry. Benchmarking results from March 2011 shows you YTD sales compared to 2010 and other key business metrics including sales per employee, retailers' most important business problem, quick ratio/cash on hand, gross margin, operational overhead, shipping costs and more. The data was tabulated and tracked from a total of 355 specialty equipment industry distributors.

There are a total of three Financial Benchmarking reports published each month, representing manufacturers, retailers and distributors, respectively.

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Financial Benchmarking Report - Manufacturers March 2011

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Benchmarking is a valuable management tool to see how your business compares to the rest of the industry. Benchmarking results from March 2011 shows you YTD sales compared to 2009 and other key business metrics including sales per employee, retailers' most important business problem, quick ratio/cash on hand, gross margin, operational overhead, shipping costs and more. The data was tabulated and tracked from a total of 467 specialty equipment industry manufacturers.

There are a total of three Financial Benchmarking reports published each month, representing manufacturers, retailers and distributors, respectively.

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$99.99

Financial Benchmarking Report - Retailers March 2011

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Benchmarking is a valuable management tool to see how your business compares to the rest of the industry. Benchmarking results from March 2011 shows you YTD sales increase over 2010 and other key business metrics including sales per employee, retailers' most important business problem, quick ratio/cash on hand, gross margin, operational overhead, shipping costs and more. The data was tabulated and tracked from a total of 606 specialty equipment industry retailers.

There are a total of three Financial Benchmarking reports published each month, representing manufacturers, retailers and distributors, respectively.

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$99.99

Financial Benchmarking Report - Manufacturers April 2011

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Benchmarking is a valuable management tool to see how your business compares to the rest of the industry. Benchmarking results from April 2011 shows you YTD sales compared to 2009 and other key business metrics including sales per employee, retailers' most important business problem, quick ratio/cash on hand, gross margin, operational overhead, shipping costs and more. The data was tabulated and tracked from a total of 511 specialty equipment industry manufacturers.

There are a total of three Financial Benchmarking reports published each month, representing manufacturers, retailers and distributors, respectively.

SEMA Members may get this content for free!

Regular Price:

$99.99

Financial Benchmarking Report - Retailers April 2011

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Benchmarking is a valuable management tool to see how your business compares to the rest of the industry. Benchmarking results from April 2011 shows you YTD sales increase over 2010 and other key business metrics including sales per employee, retailers' most important business problem, quick ratio/cash on hand, gross margin, operational overhead, shipping costs and more. The data was tabulated and tracked from a total of 548 specialty equipment industry retailers.

There are a total of three Financial Benchmarking reports published each month, representing manufacturers, retailers and distributors, respectively.

SEMA Members may get this content for free!

Regular Price:

$99.99

Financial Benchmarking Report - Distributors April 2011

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Benchmarking is a valuable management tool to see how your business compares to the rest of the industry. Benchmarking results from April 2011 shows you YTD sales compared to 2010 and other key business metrics including sales per employee, retailers' most important business problem, quick ratio/cash on hand, gross margin, operational overhead, shipping costs and more. The data was tabulated and tracked from a total of 331 specialty equipment industry distributors.

There are a total of three Financial Benchmarking reports published each month, representing manufacturers, retailers and distributors, respectively.

SEMA Members may get this content for free!

Regular Price:

$99.99

Consumer Demand Index for Performance Products and Accessories (CDI) - June 2011

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Consumer Demand Index for Performance Products and Accessories (CDI) - June 2011
The SEMA Consumer Demand Index for Performance Products and Accessories (formerly PADI) measures purchase intentions of consumers (both enthusiast and mainstream) over the following 90 days.  As enthusiasts represent approximately 10-15% of U.S. drivers, the Index is likely to be an indicator of mainstream consumer demand for automotive specialty and performance products.

The Consumer Demand Index is a weighted composite index, set to an initial value of 100 based on demand levels benchmarked between January and March 2007.

The June 2011 report is based on 900 interviews conducted nationwide via Random Digital Dial (RDD) telephone survey.  The overall index experienced an increase from 28 to 38.

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Consumer Demand Index for Performance Products and Accessories (CDI) - May 2011

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The SEMA Consumer Demand Index for Performance Products and Accessories (formerly PADI) measures purchase intentions of consumers (both enthusiast and mainstream) over the following 90 days.  As enthusiasts represent approximately 10-15% of U.S. drivers, the Index is likely to be an indicator of mainstream consumer demand for automotive specialty and performance products.

The Consumer Demand Index is a weighted composite index, set to an initial value of 100 based on demand levels benchmarked between January and March 2007.

The May 2011 report is based on 900 interviews conducted nationwide via Random Digital Dial (RDD) telephone survey.  The overall index experienced an increase of 27%, from 22 to 28.

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2011 SEMA Pickup Truck Report

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2011 SEMA Pickup Truck Report

The 2011 SEMA Pickup Truck Report provides a comprehensive look at the market. It includes sales data and consumer purchase trends on 15 model pickups covering 2001–2011 model years and more than three dozen specialty- equipment accessories. The report also compares the midsize truck market to the fullsize truck market.

The report included data collected from a survey of pickup-truck owners, as well as vehicles sales data and specialty-equipment market numbers.

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Financial Benchmarking Report - Distributors February 2011

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Benchmarking is a valuable management tool to see how your business compares to the rest of the industry. Benchmarking results from February 2011 shows you YTD sales compared to 2010 and other key business metrics including sales per employee, retailers' most important business problem, quick ratio/cash on hand, gross margin, operational overhead, shipping costs and more. The data was tabulated and tracked from a total of 307 specialty equipment industry distributors.

There are a total of three Financial Benchmarking reports published each month, representing manufacturers, retailers and distributors, respectively.

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$99.99

Financial Benchmarking Report - Retailers February 2011

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Financial Benchmarking Report - Retailers February 2011

Benchmarking is a valuable management tool to see how your business compares to the rest of the industry. Benchmarking results from January 2011 shows you YTD sales increase over 2010 and other key business metrics including sales per employee, retailers' most important business problem, quick ratio/cash on hand, gross margin, operational overhead, shipping costs and more. The data was tabulated and tracked from a total of 468 specialty equipment industry retailers.

There are a total of three Financial Benchmarking reports published each month, representing manufacturers, retailers and distributors, respectively.

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$99.99

Financial Benchmarking Report - Manufacturers February 2011

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Financial Benchmarking Report - Manufacturers February 2011

Benchmarking is a valuable management tool to see how your business compares to the rest of the industry. Benchmarking results from February 2011 shows you YTD sales compared to 2009 and other key business metrics including sales per employee, retailers' most important business problem, quick ratio/cash on hand, gross margin, operational overhead, shipping costs and more. The data was tabulated and tracked from a total of 511 specialty equipment industry manufacturers.

There are a total of three Financial Benchmarking reports published each month, representing manufacturers, retailers and distributors, respectively.

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$99.99

2011 SEMA Annual Market Report

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SEMA Market Report

The 2011 SEMA Market Study will provide you an overview of where the specialty-equipment market stands at the end of 2010 and provide some historical comparisons to put those results in context.Throughout the report, the specialty-equipment market will be shown in two basic category designations:

Three Segments:  These are broad product categories: Appearance and Accessory Products; Racing and Performance Products; and Wheels, Tires, and Suspension.

Nine Niches:  These categories focus on the application and usage of the product; Truck, Off-Road, Racing, Compact Performance, Street Performance, Restyling, Restoration, Custom, and Other.

The information for this report is compiled from a variety of sources, including interviews with manufacturers, wholesalers, and retailers, consumer surveys, and government data.

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$149.95

Consumer Demand Index for Performance Products and Accessories (CDI) - April 2011

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Consumer Demand Index for Performance Products and Accessories (CDI) - April 2011

The SEMA Consumer Demand Index for Performance Products and Accessories (formerly PADI) measures purchase intentions of consumers (both enthusiast and mainstream) over the following 90 days.  As enthusiasts represent approximately 10-15% of U.S. drivers, the Index is likely to be an indicator of mainstream consumer demand for automotive specialty and performance products.

The Consumer Demand Index is a weighted composite index, set to an initial value of 100 based on demand levels benchmarked between January and March 2007.

The April 2011 report is based on 900 interviews conducted nationwide via Random Digital Dial (RDD) telephone survey.  The overall index experienced a decrease, dropping from 34 to 22.

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Consumer Demand Index for Performance Products and Accessories (CDI) - March 2011

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Consumer Demand Index for Performance Products and Accessories (CDI) - March 2011

The SEMA Consumer Demand Index for Performance Products and Accessories (formerly PADI) measures purchase intentions of consumers (both enthusiast and mainstream) over the following 90 days.  As enthusiasts represent approximately 10-15% of U.S. drivers, the Index is likely to be an indicator of mainstream consumer demand for automotive specialty and performance products.

The Consumer Demand Index is a weighted composite index, set to an initial value of 100 based on demand levels benchmarked between January and March 2007.

The March 2011 report is based on 908 interviews conducted nationwide via Random Digital Dial (RDD) telephone survey.  The overall index experienced an increase from 33 to 34 this month. 

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$49.95