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Hand Sanitizers

This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Hand Sanitizers in US$ Million. The US market for Hand Sanitizers is also analyzed in Million Units. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2013 through 2020. Also, a seven-year historic analysis is provided for these markets. Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. Company profiles are primarily based on public domain information including company URLs. The report profiles 51 companies including many key and niche players such as -

3M Company
Best Sanitizers, Inc.
Chattem, Inc.
Dial Corporation
GOJO Industries, Inc.

Table of Contents

I. INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY & PRODUCT DEFINITIONS

  • Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations
  • Disclaimers
  • Data Interpretation & Reporting Level
    • Quantitative Techniques & Analytics
  • Product Definition And Scope of Study

II. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

1. MARKET OVERVIEW

  • Hand Sanitizers - The First Line of Defense against Infections
    • Table 1: Global Market for Hand Sanitizers by Geographic Region (2006 & 2014) - Percentage Share Breakdown of Unit Sales for North America, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, and Rest of World (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
  • Hand Sanitizers Gain their Niche
  • CDC and APIC Guidelines Spike Interest in Hand Sanitizers
  • Purell(r) - The First Hand Sanitizer for Consumer Market
  • The 2009 H1N1 Scare: A Period of High Growth for Hand Sanitizers Market
  • Future Growth to Emanate from Developing Countries
    • Table 2: World Middle Class Population (2012 & 2030): Percentage Share Breakdown by Region - North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, and Middle East & Africa (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
  • Baby Boomers - A Promising Consumer Category for Hand Sanitizers
    • Table 3: Global Population Statistics for the 65+ Age Group (2012) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 4: Elderly Population (60+ Years) as a Percentage of the Total Population (2012 & 2050) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 5: Life Expectancy at Age 60 and 80 Years - (2010-2015), (2020-2025) & (2045-2050) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

2. MARKET TRENDS & ISSUES

  • Hand Sanitizers Emerge as a Complementary Product to Soap and Water
  • Hand Washing or Hand Sanitizer: And the Better Option is...
  • Flu - A Real Thrust to Hand Sanitizers Market
  • Alcohol-based Sanitizers Dominate Hand Sanitizers Market
  • Risk of Poisoning & Flammability in Alcohol-based Sanitizers
  • Dryness: A Major Cause of Concern
  • Alcohol-free Hand Sanitizers: Gaining Preference over Alcohol-based Variants
  • FDA Proposes New Ruling for Alcohol-free Hand Sanitizers
  • Triclosan: Effective but Faces Concerns over Environmental & Health Risks
  • Environment-Friendly Natural Hand Sanitizers Find Favor
  • A Snapshot of the Antibacterial Cleansing Products Market
  • Side Effects of Antimicrobial Hand Sanitizers
  • Innovations Gaining Ground in Hand Sanitizer Market
  • A Fragrant March Ahead
  • Dispenser Innovations Look Beyond Dispensing Systems
    • Automatic Dispensing Systems Play Big in the Market
  • Hand Sanitizer Lotions - Combining Sanitizing and Moisturizing Attributes
  • Quaternary Ammonium Compounds-based Hand Sanitizers
  • Studies Demonstrating Benefits of Hand Sanitizers to Aid Adoption Rates
  • Institutional Support Props Hand Sanitizers' Usage
  • Kid's Market - Unfurling New Competitive Arenas
  • Growing Popularity of Portable Hand Sanitizers
  • Hand Sanitizers Garner Greater Shelf Space
  • Risks & Limitations of Hand Sanitizer Usage
  • Ineffective against Non-Enveloped Viruses
  • Risk of Dermatitis due to Alcohol-based Hand Sanitizers
  • Parabens: Health Risks Raise Concerns
  • Hand Sanitizers Reduce Body's Defense against Pathogens
  • Emergence of Drug-Resistant Bacteria
  • Abuse of Hand Sanitizers by Kids
  • Scents - Side Effects due to Toxic Chemicals
  • Hand Sanitizers - Not a Replacement for Hand Washing
  • Hand Rub - A Major Competitor
  • A Glance at Hand Sanitizer Usage in Healthcare Facilities & Corporate Sector
  • Increasing Cases of Healthcare Acquired Infections Put Burden on Healthcare Facilities
  • Companies Implementing Hand Hygiene Programs to Boost Employee Productivity

3. PRODUCT OVERVIEW

  • A Primer
  • A Glance at Major Ingredients in Hand Sanitizers
  • Types of Hand Sanitizers
  • Sanitizers Based on Alcohol
  • Sanitizers Based on Triclosan
  • Sanitizers Based on Essential Oils
  • Alcohol Wipes
  • Composition
  • Alcohol-based Hand Sanitizers Demand Careful Usage
  • Use and Efficacy
  • Hand Sanitizers Cause Problems
  • Prerequisites of Effective Hand Sanitizers
  • Dispensers for Hand Sanitizers
  • Difference between Antimicrobial Soap and Hand Sanitizer

4. PRODUCT INTRODUCTIONS/INNOVATIONS

  • Kara Launches Hand Sanitizing Wipes
  • Skinvisible Bags DermSafe Approval for Additional Ten Years
  • GOJO Launches Award Winning Travelers' Choice Favorite Hand Sanitizer
  • safeHands(r) Alcohol-Free Hand Sanitizers to Enter Albertsons Stores
  • Godrej Unveils Protekt Range of Personal Care Products
  • EO Products Launches Novel Hand Sanitizers under EVERYONE Brand
  • Winova Technology to Unveil Alcohol Free Hand Sanitizers
  • GOJO Reveals Novel Hand Hygiene Technology Innovation
  • Simple Science Launches Alcohol-Free Hand Sanitizer
  • GOJO Unveils NEW PURELL(r) Advanced Green Certified Hand Sanitizer
  • Kimberly-Clark Launches Novel Foam Hand Sanitizer
  • Tork Brand of SCA Unveils Six Skin Care Products
  • GOJO Unveils New PURELL Advanced Hand Sanitizer
  • DebMed(r) Launches Innovative Hand Hygiene Solution
  • Zep Superior Unveils Hand Sanitizer Solutions
  • Medline and BODE Launch Sterilium Comfort Gel
  • Safety-Med Products Introduces Prefense handsanitizer
  • Alto Pharmaceuticals Launches DermSafe(R) Antimicrobial Hand Sanitizer

5. RECENT INDUSTRY ACTIVITY

  • HandyTizer Inks Agreement to Distribute Orbel Hand Sanitizer
  • GOJO Takes Over LABORATOIRES PRODENE KLINT
  • GOJO Inks Agreement with HealthPRO
  • GOJO Inks Agreement with HealthTrust
  • Avmor Expands Recall of Products
  • Study Confirms Efficacy of DermSafe's Hand Sanitizer

6. FOCUS ON SELECT PLAYERS

  • 3M Company (US)
  • Best Sanitizers, Inc. (US)
  • Chattem, Inc. (US)
  • Dial Corporation (US)
  • GOJO Industries, Inc. (US)
  • Lion Corporation (Japan)
  • Medline Industries, Inc. (US)
  • Nice-Pak Products, Inc. (US)
  • Procter & Gamble (US)
  • Reckitt Benckiser Plc (UK)
  • Skinvisible, Inc. (US)
  • Unilever PLC (UK)
  • Vi-Jon Laboratories, Inc. (US)

7. GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE

    • Table 6: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Hand Sanitizers by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 7: World Historic Review for Hand Sanitizers by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 8: World 15-Year Perspective for Hand Sanitizers by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

III. MARKET

1. THE UNITED STATES

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Prelude
    • Table 9: US Market for Personal Cleaners (2013): Percentage Share Breakdown of Value Sales by Product Segment - Deodorant Bar Soap, Hand Sanitizer, Heavy Duty Hand Cleaner, Liquid Body Wash Liquid Hand Soap, and Non-Deodorant Bar Soap (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • H1N1 Scare in 2009: An Year of Peak Demand for Hand Sanitizers
    • Hand Sanitizer Companies Continue to Ride High on Consumers' Fear Factor
    • Flu Season: How Effective is Hand Sanitizer
      • 'Take 3' Approach by CDC for Flu Season
    • Alcohol-based Hand Sanitizers: The Dominant Category
    • Back-to-School Season: Opportunities for Hand Sanitizers Market
    • Business Establishments Offering Hand Sanitizers to Customers
    • FDA Monitors False Claims by Hand Sanitizer Manufacturers
    • CDC and APIC Guidelines Spike Interest in Hand Sanitizers
    • EcoLogo's Certification Standard for Instant Hand Antiseptic Products
    • Approaches for Achieving Infection Control at Healthcare Facilities
    • Competitive Scenario
    • Table 10: Leading Brands in the US Hand Sanitizers Market (2013): Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for Germ-X, Purell, Purell Advanced, Germ XGerm Blaster, Gold Bond Ultimate, Dial, Private Label and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Strategic Corporate Developments
    • Product Launches
    • Key Players
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 11: US Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Hand Sanitizers Market Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 12: US Historic Review for Hand Sanitizers Market Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 13: US Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Hand Sanitizers Market Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Units for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 14: US Historic Review for Hand Sanitizers Market Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Units for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

2. CANADA

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Outlook
    • Strategic Corporate Developments
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 15: Canadian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Hand Sanitizers Market Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 16: Canadian Historic Review for Hand Sanitizers Market Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

3. JAPAN

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Outlook
    • Lion Corporation - A Key Player
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 17: Japanese Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Hand Sanitizers Market Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 18: Japanese Historic Review for Hand Sanitizers Market Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4. EUROPE

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Outlook
    • Europe: Updates on Hand Sanitizer Standards
    • Key Players
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 19: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Hand Sanitizers by Geographic Region - France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 20: European Historic Review for Hand Sanitizers by Geographic Region - France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 21: European 15-Year Perspective for Hand Sanitizers by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

5. ASIA-PACIFIC

  • Market Analysis
    • Table 22: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Hand Sanitizers by Geographic Region - China, India, South Korea, Taiwan and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 23: Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Hand Sanitizers by Geographic Region - China, India, South Korea, Taiwan and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 24: Asia-Pacific 15-Year Perspective for Hand Sanitizers by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for China, India, South Korea, Taiwan and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

5a. CHINA

  • Market Analysis
    • Table 25: Chinese Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Hand Sanitizers Market Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 26: Chinese Historic Review for Hand Sanitizers Market Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

5b. INDIA

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Outlook
    • Hand Sanitizer Market Received Push from Marketing Activities in the Recent Past
    • Companies Resorting to Promotions for Pushing Sales
    • Noteworthy Hand Sanitizer Brands in Indian Market
    • Strategic Corporate Developments
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 27: Indian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Hand Sanitizers Market Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 28: Indian Historic Review for Hand Sanitizers Market Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

5c. SOUTH KOREA

  • Market Analysis
    • Table 29: South Korea Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Hand Sanitizers Market Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 30: South Korea Historic Review for Hand Sanitizers Market Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

5d. TAIWAN

  • Market Analysis
    • Table 31: Taiwan Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Hand Sanitizers Market Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 32: Taiwan Historic Review for Hand Sanitizers Market Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

5e. REST OF ASIA-PACIFIC

  • Market Analysis
    • Table 33: Rest of Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Hand Sanitizers Market Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 34: Rest of Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Hand Sanitizers Market Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

6. LATIN AMERICA

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Outlook
    • Study Finds Infection Reduction in Water-Restricted Areas due to Hand Sanitizers' Use
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 35: Latin American Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Hand Sanitizers by Geographic Region - Brazil, Mexico and Rest of Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 36: Latin American Historic Review for Hand Sanitizers by Geographic Region - Brazil, Mexico and Rest of Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 37: Latin American 15-Year Perspective for Hand Sanitizers by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Brazil, Mexico and Rest of Latin America Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

7. REST OF WORLD

  • A. Market Analysis
    • Outlook
    • Kenya: Standards for Hand Sanitizers
  • B. Market Analytics
    • Table 38: Rest of World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Hand Sanitizers Market Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
    • Table 39: Rest of World Historic Review for Hand Sanitizers Market Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Thousand for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
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