U.S. Hearing Aid Market

Who in the U.S. Hearing Aid Market is Purchasing Hearing Aids?   It is common knowledge that hearing aid manufacturers, especially the Big Six, have been purchasing and operating their own hearing aid sales stores, significantly reducing the numbers operated by independent dispensers.  The market consists of both a private (approximately 79%) and public sector (approximately 21%),…

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The Independent Hearing Aid Dispenser

The Evolving Hearing Aid Retail Landscape The United States is the largest hearing aid market worldwide, and one of the most dynamic.  The rapidly-evolving retail landscape is fundamentally changing the way hearing aids are sold, resulting in long-term implications for both retailers and wholesalers{{1}}[[1]]The long view: the future of the U.S. hearing aid market.  Who gains,…

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