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Score: 8.3
This Month and Hot Top 6 Examples: 7,683 Total Clicks Date Range: Mar 16 - Nov 16
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New technologies make 3D-printed foods increasingly accessible
Implications - The convergence between technology and experimental cuisine has led to fast-evolving revolution in the food world due to increasingly accessible 3D-printing. As once seemingly futuristic concepts continue to be realized, accessible products are now available for use by professionals and consumers alike. This shift demonstrates that despite widely reported apprehension, consumers are beginning to embrace a technological future of food both in and out of the home. [More]
Score: 7.6
This Quarter and Warm Top 5 Examples: 6,660 Total Clicks Date Range: Aug 16 - Nov 16
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Dual-purpose home decor products suit consumers with limited space
Implications - Whether for design or for function, dual-purpose decor items can be both useful and contribute to the ambiance of the home. These products appeal to consumers with limited space, but those who still want to create ambiance without sacrificing the quality of the products. With Millennials being very status-driven, yet more likely to rent an apartment than own a home, utilizing space with high-quality items that serve more than one purpose is ideal. [More]
Score: 7.2
This Quarter and Warm Top 5 Examples: 4,462 Total Clicks Date Range: Jul 16 - Oct 16
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Bedding products take on multi-functional forms to provide extra value
Implications - Extra attention to wellness and self-care has had a huge impact on categories such as fitness and food, but as consumers are shifting toward a more holistic approach to health, this focus is spreading to adjacent categories as well, including home goods. In this case, we're seeing consumers show an interest in bedding that, through specialized design, provide health benefits such as enhanced sleep. [More]
Score: 7.5
This Quarter and Warm Top 4 Examples: 16,186 Total Clicks Date Range: Oct 14 - Oct 16
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Portable, casual furniture gets a modern upgrade
Implications - Providing consumers with flexible, comfortable furnishing options, the classic bean bag is getting a modernized update to suit the needs of today's consumer. Whether upleveled by multi-functional design or an updated aesthetic, this fresh take appeals to consumers' desire for modernized familiarity. [More]
Score: 6.9
This Quarter and Warm Top 4 Examples: 6,386 Total Clicks Date Range: Jun 15 - Oct 16
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Homeowners are purchasing condensed appliances to simplify cooking
Implications - As connected homes devices become increasingly prevalent, their use becomes more specific. Connected kitchen appliances are shifting towards streamlining the cooking process to hone in on the most mundane parts of the consumer lifestyle. This speaks to the need for consumers to maximize the simplicity of smart technology by using it to enhance quality of life, as opposed to using it for simple convenience. [More]
Score: 6.7
This Year and Warm Top 6 Examples: 6,591 Total Clicks Date Range: Jan 15 - Aug 16
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Nostalgic scents create instantly inviting homes
Implications - Seeking simple solutions to create warm, welcoming homes, savvy time-constrained hosts are opting for scented candles that fully immerse guests in nostalgia-inducing aromas. Acknowledging the inherent aromatherapy applications, brands are releasing highly specific scents that promise to spark positive memories and create relaxing environments without the need for much time or expense, perfectly suiting the needs of the modern homemaker. [More]
Score: 6.5
This Year and Warm Top 5 Examples: 9,532 Total Clicks Date Range: May 15 - Aug 16
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Smaller pieces of the home incorporate a more modern aesthetic
Implications - In the age of global sharing, consumers see product consumption as a reflection of their personal brand. As a result, even home appliances -- specifically those that allow customization of the home, such as scent diffusers -- are incorporating a more Instagram-friendly aesthetic. This specific aesthetic includes more sleek, minimalist, delicate design. [More]
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Score: 5.9
This Quarter and Mild Top 4 Examples: 3,223 Total Clicks Date Range: Aug 15 - Sep 16
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Home appliances assist in setting a holistic ambiance in the home
Implications - Aromatherapy-based appliances typically tend toward singular purpose, scent-based items; however, in the digital age of 360-degree curation, consumers are seeking more holistically useful appliances. As a result, aromatherapy home appliances are incorporating multiple features, giving consumers control of their full surroundings in the home. [More]
Score: 6
This Year and Mild Top 5 Examples: 8,063 Total Clicks Date Range: May 16 - Jun 16
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Consumers trade public spaces for elaborate custom backyard retreats
Implications - Visually appealing products and patio sets for outdoor soirees entice consumers to create a personal sanctuary in their own backyards. Millennials prefer at-home entertainment to cut costs and present a personalized flare, while Boomers are more inclined to host gatherings for privatization and relief from overcrowded public venues. This shift in leisure activities speaks to an overall consumer desire for customization and intimacy, regardless of their assigned generation. [More]
Score: 6.7
This Year and Warm Top 6 Examples: 13,895 Total Clicks Date Range: Oct 14 - Jul 16
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The automation of everything penetrates even the most mundane tasks
Implications - Convenience and automation is a set expectation for consumers today, with brands such as Airbnb or Tinder making it easier to handle life's larger focal points. This idea of automation is taken a step further with products and services that instantaneously solve everyday life's smallest issues. [More]