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BOSS/GfK Panelmarket

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27 September 2019

GfK track and audit 37 product categories in the Office & Stationery sector and produces time comparable data for Sales Value, Sales Units/Packs and Sales Pieces – as well as calculating an average pack price and sales price.

Data is split by Retail channel and B2B channel (Systemhouses) - these combine to provide the overall Panelmarket total, the Retail channel encompasses around 90% of the overall total.  GfK estimate that overall coverage of their data is around 75% of the entire UK sector for the specified product categories.

Latest available data is up to (and including) August 2019.

Total Data (Panelmarket)

- Sales in Aug 2019 were approx. £171.5 million – that’s 2.6% down on Aug 2018.

- Average piece price was £1.44 – 3.1% up on Aug 2018.

- Sales in the 12 months ending Aug 2019 were approx. £2.1 billion – 6.9% down on the 12 months to Aug 2018.

- Average piece price was £2.10 – 6.8% up on the 12 months to Aug 2018.

- Quarterly and year-to-date comparisons are also available.


Visit to download the full BOSS/GfK Panelmarket report.


Source: BOSS/GfK Panelmarket,

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