Mobile Gadget Insurance and Extended Warranties in Europe is a report about the market for insurance and extended warranties sold in conjunction with mobile gadgets in 20 countries: Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, and the UK.
Mobile gadgets are defined as camcorders, cameras, portable (laptop or notebook) computers and portable media players with no conventional mobile telephony facility. Mobile gadget insurance and extended warranties can cover one or more of accidental damage, loss, technical breakdown and / or theft.
The report draws on extensive primary and secondary research covering 1,165 organisations involved in the production and distribution of mobile gadgets including manufacturers, specialised retailers of consumer electronics, mobile network operators (where they sell mobile gadgets as well as phones), supermarkets and other types of retailer (e.g. department store / variety retailers).
The PartnerBASE™ dataset that accompanies the report logs each of almost 600 schemes for manufacturer or retailer extended warranties or insurance, showing both the operating model used and partners employed for programs that are not managed internally.
You may be able to use this report plus the PartnerBASE™ dataset and market data annexe that accompany it in one or more of the following ways:
appreciate the size of the opportunity in the market for mobile gadget insurance and extended warranties in Europe: in aggregate, this is a substantial market;
understand how fast-moving competitors are thriving in a number of countries in spite of the fact that the dynamics of this market have changed substantially in recent years;
assess the position of national and international competitors such as ACE, AIG, Allianz Global Assistance, AmTrust International, Assurant Solutions, Asurion, AXA, BNP Paribas Cardif, Domestic & General, Europ Assistance, EWP, Garanzia3, itonia, Moderna Försäkringar, Solid Försäkringar, SPB, SquareTrade, The Warranty Group, UK General and Wertgarantie;
consider how the value of the market for mobile gadget insurance and extended warranties in Europe may reasonably be expected to evolve up to 2017.
For further information about this research, please access the table of contents and series prospectus by clicking on the corresponding links to the left-hand side of this page, or e-mail [email protected]