Newly Added
Category List
Full Index


Compact electric delivery methods enhance efficiency and reduce costs
Implications - Compact electric vehicles are being adopted into brands' delivery methods as a way to reduce the costs associated with delivering products via traditional delivery vehicles. More than cutting costs and enhancing efficiency for the brands they're owned by, such compact delivery methods also serve consumers seeking more eco-friendly modes of consumption. [More]
SCORE 7.1
Popularity
Activity
Freshness
Megatrends
Patterns
32,430 Total Clicks
Aug 17 - Aug 18
New and Average
AutosEco
Brands that offer indoor planters enhance their purpose, and therefore value
Implications - Indoor planters are being designed with alternative or added purposes that go beyond simply growing herbs. Whether specially curated cocktail herbs or designed to boost the mood of users, the incorporation of added value to such products offers a point of distinction in an oversaturated market. [More]
SCORE 8
Popularity
Activity
Freshness
Megatrends
Patterns
70,803 Total Clicks
Jul 17 - Aug 18
This Week and Warm
Art & DesignEco
Realistic vegetarian meat products hit the mass market via fast food chains
Implications - As consumers become more aware of and concerned with the origins of their food, a shift toward both more natural and plant-based foods has taken place. Though not previously widely available, meat alternatives that closely resemble meat have been gaining traction over the past few years and are now becoming widely available by way of fast food chains. Signifying an openness to more sustainable yet science-based food products, this shift could potentially popularize plant-based diets with an even wider audience. [More]
SCORE 5.8
Popularity
Activity
Freshness
Megatrends
Patterns
10,563 Total Clicks
Nov 17 - Aug 18
This Month and Mild
LifestyleFoodHealthEco
Brands that specialize in shaving products prioritize eco-friendly formulations
Implications - With the oversaturation of the hair-grooming products on the market has come brands’ moving towards eco and skin-friendly formulations that allow them to differentiate their products. The use of environmental concern and organic formulations enables these brands to cater to consumers who prioritize eco consciousness into their everyday routines. [More]
SCORE 5.2
Popularity
Activity
Freshness
Megatrends
Patterns
18,014 Total Clicks
Jan 17 - Aug 18
This Month and Untested
FashionEcoCosmetics
The 6 Patterns of Opportunity & Top 18 Megatrends
Seaweed is used as an effective alternative to plastic packaging
Implications - Brands are adopting seaweed into the packaging of their products, as it functions as a more eco-friendly alternative to the plastics and laminated cardboards that are so common across categories. Innovations in this sphere allow for brands to reduce their ecological footprint while catering to the accelerated consumer desire to live in a way that reduces waste. [More]
SCORE 8.6
Popularity
Activity
Freshness
Megatrends
Patterns
64,593 Total Clicks
Oct 17 - Aug 18
This Month and Warm
Art & DesignEco
Manufacturers of consumer goods adopt zero-waste production processes
Implications - As technological advancements have allowed for more creative and impactful reuse and recycling methods, some manufacturers of consumer goods are following suit by committing to waste-free manufacturing processes. For many consumers, zero-waste manufacturing serves the added benefit of providing a distinct value proposition that extends beyond claims of sustainability. Millennial and Gen Z consumers continue to expect the brands they engage with to reflect their own values and this slow shift in production practices highlights the growing purchasing power of today's youth. [More]
SCORE 7.3
Popularity
Activity
Freshness
Megatrends
Patterns
52,241 Total Clicks
Jul 17 - Aug 18
This Month and Warm
MarketingBusinessLifestyleEco
Sauces and condiments are created with eco-friendly ingredients
Implications - Sauces, whether belonging to large chain restaurants or created by small businesses, are being made with environmentally friendly ingredients or packaged in eco-friendly materials. Such items speak to the ways in which brands are able to make small adjustments to suit the needs and preferences of environmentally and socially conscious consumers. [More]
SCORE 4.7
Popularity
Activity
Freshness
Megatrends
Patterns
21,114 Total Clicks
Jun 16 - Jul 18
This Month and Untested
LifestyleFoodHealthEco
Trend Hunter Services
Big brands are making moves with large-scale sustainable initiatives
Implications - Taking a bolder stance, big brands are rolling out mainstream initiatives that speak to growing environmental and sustainability concerns worldwide. From shifting packaging designs to adapting company mandates, brands are no longer sitting by the wayside when it comes to showcasing their commitment to global issues. These widescale eco-initiatives help demonstrate a brand's commitment to global concerns, as well as an unwavering desire to adapt and chance no matter the circumstance or backlash. [More]
SCORE 8.9
Popularity
Activity
Freshness
Megatrends
Patterns
40,257 Total Clicks
May 18 - Jul 18
This Quarter and Hot
MarketingBusinessEco
Fashion accessories are made biodegradable to reduce their environmental impact
Implications - Biodegradable accessories in the form of sunglasses, clothing, and more are increasingly common as brands seek to engage consumers seeking less harmful forms of consumption. This shift is in direct opposition to the wasteful fast fashion industry directed by large corporations, with smaller brands being able to find their niche as both fashion-forward and ethical for conscious consumers. [More]
SCORE 7
Popularity
Activity
Freshness
Megatrends
Patterns
36,484 Total Clicks
Apr 18 - Jul 18
This Quarter and Warm
FashionEco
Brands create cost-effective, renewable energy alternatives
Implications - Companies are providing DIY energy saving resources for consumers to easily install in their living spaces. Using renewable energy helps combat greenhouse gas emissions and lowers the cost of electricity bills for many home owners. Budget-conscious consumers are leveraging the power of choice along with consumer ownership to promote environmentally responsible decisions. [More]
SCORE 8.2
Popularity
Activity
Freshness
Megatrends
Patterns
113,047 Total Clicks
Jul 16 - Jul 18
This Quarter and Hot
LifestyleEco