As the country’s urbanization accelerates and the supply of migrant workers has slowed down, traditional labor-intensive industries are facing difficulties in recruiting workers. In particular, with the changes in the young generation's outlook on job selection and the rapid development of urban service industries, rural workers in cities prefer to choose current hot jobs such as couriers and food delivery workers for employment, which promotes the development of new labor-intensive industries in cities and towns. On August 7, 2020, the current number of flexible employment employees in China reached about 200 million, which provides a labor base for the new urban service industry.
In 2019, the annual per capita expenditure on underwear (including bras, underwear, socks, and home clothes) in China increased to 57.5 US dollars (about 350 yuan). While consumer demand has risen, the requirements for underwear quality have also risen, and the underwear seller market has transformed into a buyer market. Survey data from iiMedia Research shows that the main reasons consumers are dissatisfied with current underwear brands are the single style, insufficient quality and lack of functionality.
"Porch model" is also known as shop model. In April 2020, after the online label of "more than ten thousand monthly income", the topic of the model has become a hot topic. According to iiMedia Research data, there are about 13,000 Chinese model wear models in 2020. The model wear model promotes store revenue growth of nearly 15 billion yuan, which is an innovative force that promotes the development of Chinese clothing.
Driven by the new media and the concept of personalized consumption, Han Chinese clothing industry has developed accelerately. The industry effectively spread Han culture by new media such as Tik Tok and Weibo, and cooperated with popular IP to breakthrough the limitations brought by its minority group attribute to achieve customer acquisition. Meanwhile, it developed services such as leasing and photography to realize the integration of the whole industry chain. The amount of Han Chinese clothing lovers in 2019 was 3.56 million, with a year-on-year growth of 74.4%. Consumers have the largest demand for high-end product, with over 70% of consumers spending more than 300 yuan each. The rapid development of Han Chinese clothing market is attributed to expanding market base, high consumption capacity and high user stickiness. The market sales volume in 2019 was 4.52 billion yuan, with a year-on-year growth of 318.5%. As the data of iiMedia Research showed, over 70% of the surveyed users expressed their willingness to buy. The recognition of Han culture improved, therefore the industry may have a high growth in the future. Over 50% of consumers considered that they would not wear Han Chinese clothing on a daily basis, with cumbersome clothing and low public acceptance as the main factors. In the future, the main development direction of Han Chinese clothing industry will be to integrate product with modern daily clothing elements and further expand the use scenes.
2020年4月26日，全球知名的新经济产业第三方数据挖掘和分析机构iiMedia Research(艾媒咨询) 发布《2020中国直播电商入局行业及标杆品牌运行案例大数据监测报告》。报告根据艾媒数据中心、艾媒咨询商业情报数据库、艾媒商情舆情数据监测系统基础数据，对中国直播电商行业进行全面分析，分别针对食品、服装、化妆品、家电等直播电商的入局行业分析，以及对恰恰、珀莱雅等标杆品牌的典型案例解读，以此分析直播电商的产品特性以及品牌方的发展趋势，判断2020-2021年中国直播电商的行业发展趋势。受到本次疫情影响，直播电商展现的强大带货能力推动农产品、服装、汽车等传统实体行业加入直播电商，大大利好直播电商发展。艾媒咨询分析师认为，传统电商推动了消费行为的线上转移，为直播电商的发展提供了前期基础。而随着用户对视频、短视频等应用的使用时间不断增加，直播电商将会是短期内最重要的消费行为。
Affected by the epidemic, China's economy in 2020Q1 compared with 2019Q1, after excluding price change factors, actually dropped by 6.8% year-on-year, which may affect China's economic growth slowdown throughout the year. In order to cope with the problem that the epidemic affects economic development, the state actively encourages all parties in the society to develop "new tools" to stimulate market vitality. iiMedia Research believes that this policy is a new benefit for live broadcast e-commerce. The ability to bring goods will also further drive more industries into the game.
iiMedia Research(艾媒咨询)数据显示，2019年共27家大众消费企业首次公开募股，其中44.4%为食品饮料行业企业。这些企业中有13家沪深股上市，14家境外上市。中国大众消费企业中沪深股上市的占比达56%，退市情况相较境外市场保持稳定。市值排名top10的中国大众消费企业中8家来自食品饮料行业，而2018-2019市值涨幅top10的中国大众消费企业7家来自服装行业。艾媒咨询师认为，大众消费企业中食品饮料领域的巨头公司仍保持竞争优势，服装行业较其他行业具有更多的上市空间。2019年大众消费企业在沪深股和港股退市数目增加，部分大众消费企业面临着库存、门店、获客等多方面的问题， 大众消费企业需要对产品和服务及时进行创新和升级，才能更好地应对新产品、新零售的挑战。
As the data of iiMedia Research showed, there are 27 IPOs of mass-marketed companies in 2019, of which 44.4% are food and beverage companies. 13 of them are listed in Shanghai and Shenzhen stocks market, and 14 are listed overseas. Among the mass-marketed companies in China, the listing of Shanghai and Shenzhen shares accounted for 56%, and the delisting situation remained stable compared to the overseas market. 8 of the Top 10 Chinese consumer companies by market capitalization are from the food and beverage industry, and 7 of the Top 10 Chinese mass-marketed companies by market capitalization of 2018-2019 are from the apparel industry. Analyst from iiMedia Research believes that, the giant companies in the food and beverage sector of mass-marketed companies still maintain competitive advantages, and the apparel industry has more listing space than other industries. In 2019, the number of delisting enterprises from Shanghai and Shenzhen stocks and Hong Kong stocks will increase. Some mass-marketed companies face problems such as inventory, stores, and customer acquisition. Mass-marketed companies need to innovate and upgrade their products and services in time to meet the challenges of new products and new retail.
From 2014 to 2018, Chinese Hanfu enthusiasts continued to grow, and the proportion of women in their consumer groups increased year by year. Affected by consumption upgrades, consumer demand is becoming more and more personalized, and products that can meet different needs can also show higher premium capabilities. For example, Minghuatang, a high-end brand of Hanfu, usually sells Hanfu singles at around 3,500 yuan, and sets are priced at more than 9,000 yuan. According to the iiMedia Research survey, from the perspective of Hanfu consumers ’purchase motivation, 47.2% of consumers are out of favor of Hanfu culture, and 40.3% of consumers are in pursuit of fashion. It shows that the charm of Hanfu culture is the most attractive to consumers, and the fashion defined by online propaganda such as movie and video is also a major influencing factor for young people to buy Hanfu.
本报告研究设计企业/品牌/案例：Victoria’s Secret，Fruit of the Loom，Jockey，Maidenform， Vanity Fair，Aerie，PVH，Soma Intimates，耐克，Under Armour，阿迪达斯，Lululemon，H&M，Champion，曼妮芬，歌瑞尔，黛安芬，优衣库，都市丽人，加一尚品，古今，NEI WAI，蒛一，Oysho，Bothyoung，遐，Realwill，好奇蜜斯，爱美丽，Bragood，6ity8ight，爱慕，安莉芳，少女美屋，丝之莎，荷韵阁， La Perl，香蔻慕乐，汇洁股份，健盛集团，超盈国际控股，维珍妮，LB,WLFD
China's underwear industry started late; the concentration of the industry is relatively scattered. However, in terms of per capita consumption expenditure of underwear, China's per capita underwear expenditure price growth rate of 16.5%, the market size is expected to be about 200 billion yuan by 2019. iiMedia consulting analysts found three trends. First, the market size of China's girl sin wear underwear market is expected to reach 64.13 billion yuan in 2019. Secondly, the men's underwear market still has a greater potential for development, although foreign brands such as CK, FORBIDDEN, domestic underwear brands such as amulet also began to enter the men's underwear market, but this market still belongs to the blue sea of the market. Third, from the aspect of underwear publicity and sales, online brand and new retail mode began to become the mainstream, is the future of the underwear competition is an important power point.
本报告研究涉及企业/品牌/案例：安踏体育，海澜之家，森马服饰，李宁，地素时尚，红豆股份，太平鸟，波司登，特步国际，中国利郎，美邦服饰，江南布衣，七匹狼，安奈儿，唯品会，淘宝，蘑菇街，京东，天猫，美丽说，聚美优品，楚楚街，惠买，闪电降价，折800，优衣库，韩都衣舍、裂帛、拉夏贝尔、波司登、伊芙丽 、唐狮、马克华菲 、真维斯、海澜之家、卡宾、Guess、mix sixty、哥弟、丽丽lily、伊芙丽、GAP、URSandro、Maje
Driven by the influence of policy, economics, and society, the wearing apparel market has grown steadily. As the data of iiMedia Research showed, the development of Clothing E-commerce is motivated by the customer habit of online shopping. It is estimated that the market size will exceed 1 trillion in 2019. At the same time, it is difficult to take the place of offline consumption in wearing apparel market. Especially, when customers purchase bag and suitcase or accessories, many of them are prone to purchase from offline stores (22.3% and 16.4% respectively), in addition to the purchase from integrated e-commerce platforms. The female customer plays a key role in wearing apparel market with a percentage of 82.5%. Moreover, the customers who are under 24 years old become the main force of consumption with a percentage of 56.2%. Under the new environment, flash sales e-commerce is more attractive to customers. This type of e-commerce has the highest recognition of great cost performance among customers. Compared with other types of e-commerce, flash sales e-commerce has a larger percentage of the consumption of clothes. About 60% of customers who purchase on flash sales e-commerce are crazy about clothes shopping, accounting for 21% to 50%. Furthermore, e-commerce should not only pay more attention to combine the quality with fashion and combine the online shopping with the offline shopping, but also dig out the competitive advantage of the model by word-of-mouth, brand coverage, and price to attract more customers in the future.
In the 2016 Rio Olympic Games, the domestic brand of sportswear sponsored the Olympic Games to win word-of-mouth, among which three domestic brands ranked among the top ten. The choice of sports shoes and color varies in gender distribution: children's shoes and youth shoes are most favored by female consumers. Basketball shoes, soccer shoes and other sports essentials are most popular among male consumers; black sports shoes are the first choice for male and female consumers. iiMedia Research analysts believe that in the intensified competition in the sportswear market, domestic brands should accelerate the upgrading of scientific and technological strength, attach importance to scientific and technological research and development, and introduce new materials and new processes into the manufacture of sportswear.