Ideas
Explore the world's #1 largest database of ideas and innovations, with over 400,000 inspiring examples.
Insights
Uncover major shifts and emerging opportunities with our exclusive PRO research.
Trend Reports
Discover why 750 brands rely on our AI-powered Trend Reports to get better, faster insights.
Newsletter
Join over 200,000 subscribers who rely on our weekly newsletter to keep up with need-to-know trends and insights.
Books
Join 20,000,000+ people getting better and faster with our New York Times Bestselling methods, best innovation books & keynote videos.
Dashboard
Get special access to premium content, topic tracking and customizable tools through our AI-powered Dashboard.
AI
Learn how the Trend Hunter harnesses the power of artificial intelligence.
Assessment
Enhance your innovation potential with a deeper understanding of your unique innovation archetype and how your organization benchmarks.
Overview
Accelerate innovation and ignite disruptive thinking with our award-winning programs and research.
Keynotes, Workshops & Webinars
Empower your team with the insights and frameworks they need to innovate better and faster.
Custom Research
Get fast, customized trend reports, presentations and deep dives 20x faster than traditional research.
Plans
Get started today with a free consultation, our self-serve tools, or a dedicated program.
Jeremy Gutsche
Ignite your event or virtual event with our CEO, a NY Times Bestselling Author and one of the top innovation keynote speakers.
Our Team of Speakers & Virtual Presenters
Inspire your group with our most popular speakers on innovation, trends, change and futurism.
Contact
Get in touch to learn more, ask a question or submit a tip.
About Us
Learn more about Trend Hunter and how we accelerate innovation.
FAQ
Get answers to common questions about Trend Hunter.
Community
Stay on the cutting-edge with the help of the Trend Hunter community.
Team
Meet the team trusted by hundreds of leading businesses worldwide.
Jobs
Find opportunities to accelerate your career with the #1 Trend Firm.
Internships
Grow your professional skillset in an award-winning workplace.
News
Catch up on noteworthy Trend Hunter news and media mentions.
Join
Build a portfolio and put your trend-spotting abilities to the test.
Advertising
Supercharge your marketing by partnering with Trend Hunter.
Portfolio
Visit your public portfolio and browse your past articles.
Add a Trend
Write up an article and showcase your trend-spotting skills.
My Trends
Edit your articles and see how they stack up on the leaderboards.
Settings
Edit your profile, connect your social media accounts, and more.
Add a trend, customize your dashboard, or track topics.
Future Festival
World Summit
Join the world's top innovators at our 3-Day Toronto event.
eLearning (NEW)
Prepare for the year's ahead with 100+ lessons, tactics, tools and frameworks with our full learning database.
Virtual Events (NEW!)
Stream our World Summit content from the comfort of your home.
Free Webinars
During COVID-19, learn to innovate through chaos, navigate the new normal and maintain work culture from home.
Innovation Events
Explore our 2020 tour dates and find the best city to inspire your team.
Custom Events
Host a custom innovation conference in your city that will inform and inspire.
Custom Training
Bring the Future Festival experience directly to your team with custom training packages.
Search our database of over 390,000 cutting edge ideas.
SAMPLE CONSUMER INSIGHTS - Subscribe to access 8,605 more

Retail Retreat

Brands are displaying products outside the store setting as a fun retreat

Implications - As consumers seek out retail experiences that go beyond simple product purchasing, brands are taking note by setting up showrooms and product displays that take place in alternative settings, specifically environments that offer rest and relaxation. Offering consumers hotel rooms and apartment units that integrate the brand’s product lines, retailers are allowing consumers to experience what enjoying their products would be like in real-world settings.
Workshop Question - How could you integrate your brand and products into adjacent markets and businesses?
5.7
Score
Popularity
Activity
Freshness
Patterns
Megatrends
8 Featured, 60 Examples:
176,428 Total Clicks
Date Range:
Dec 16 — Feb 19
Trending:
Warm
Consumer Insight Topics:

Featured Examples

Apartment-Style Furniture Showrooms
Apartment-Style Furniture Showrooms
The Apartment by the Line is Set Up Like a Real Home
In an effort to make furniture shopping a more personal experience, the decor brand ‘The Line’ created a unique showroom in New York dubbed ‘The Apartment by the Line.’ With... MORE
Experiential Furniture Studios
Experiential Furniture Studios
Pepperfry is Changing the Way Consumers Shop for Furniture in India
With more than 10 stores now in operation, Pepperfry is quickly changing the way Indian consumers buy furniture. Instead of trying to sell consumers on specific pieces from the moment they walk into... MORE
Branded Boutique Hotels
Branded Boutique Hotels
The West Elm Hotel Will Double as a Furniture Showroom
West Elm, a chain retailer under the William-Sonoma umbrella, is introducing the West Elm Hotel—a chic hotel which hopes to turn its loyal home decor-buying consumer base into overnight guests.... MORE
Connected Cosmetic Retail Kiosks
Connected Cosmetic Retail Kiosks
The 'E-stylist' Maximizes Consumer Capabilities When Shopping
The conceptual ‘E-stylist’ cosmetic retail kiosk has been designed as a digital solution that aims to streamline the capabilities of stores by allowing shoppers to easily peruse products... MORE
AR-Powered Virtual Fitting Rooms
AR-Powered Virtual Fitting Rooms
Suning is Presenting AI & Smart Retail Solutions at CES 2019
This year at CES in Las Vegas, Suning—China’s largest omni-channel retailer—will be sharing a range of smart retail solutions, including its Magic Runway. At CES 2019, Suning will be... MORE
Freezing Parka-Testing Rooms
Freezing Parka-Testing Rooms
Woolrich's 'Extreme Weather Condition Room' is Negative 20 Degrees
The apparel brand Woolrich has opened a flagship store in Milan that’s taking the concept of try before you buy to entirely new level with the implementation of an ‘Extreme Weather... MORE
Bespoke Furniture Showrooms
Bespoke Furniture Showrooms
The 'Kroft' Furniture Showroom is Only Accessible by Appointment
When it comes to furniture shopping, Toronto’s ‘Kroft’ showroom offers a completely new experience for consumers. Instead of a crowded space packed with hundreds of different pieces,... MORE
play_circle_filled Minimalist Homeware Hotels
Minimalist Homeware Hotels
The Recently Opened ShenZhen MUJI Hotel is Beautifully Anti-Gorgeous
Japense retail company MUJI, will soon be opening the doors on its Shenzhen MUJI Hotel. MUJI shocked fans and the hotel world with this announcement as this is the homeware brand’s first hotel... MORE

Related Trend Reports & Custom Market Research

Related Examples

Retail-Focused Tech Expansions
Retail-Focused Tech Expansions
New Samsung Experience Stores are Coming to the US
Fashion-Informed Gym Installations
Fashion-Informed Gym Installations
Chrome Hearts' New Retail Installation is Work Out-Themed
Circular Multifunctional Furniture Solutions
Circular Multifunctional Furniture Solutions
The 'O-Table' Can be Reconfigured According to Needs
play_circle_filled Experimental Computer Stores
Experimental Computer Stores
The Raspberry Pi Store in Cambridge Builds Community and Curiosity
Large-Scale Infotainment Screens
Large-Scale Infotainment Screens
Byton is Sharing an Intuitive Automotive Interface at CES 2019
Connected AR Ovens
Connected AR Ovens
The Whirlpool Connected Hub Wall Oven Features a Touchscreen & AR Tech
Stationary Robot Companions
Stationary Robot Companions
The Pet-Like KiKi by Zoetic AI Will Be Shown at CES 2019
Walking Vehicle Prototypes
Walking Vehicle Prototypes
Hyundai is Introducing a Brand-New 'Elevate' EV Concept at CES 2019
Self-Following Shopping Bots
Self-Following Shopping Bots
ShopPal the Shopping Companion is Debuting at CES 2019
Voice-Controlled Smart Multicookers
Voice-Controlled Smart Multicookers
Gourmia is Launching an 11-in-One Cooker at CES 2019
Digital Retail Experiences
Digital Retail Experiences
Innisfree Opens its First Full New Retail Store in Hangzhou, China
Sustainable Luxury Fashion Retailers
Sustainable Luxury Fashion Retailers
allTRUEist is an Online Shop for the Designer-Driven Customer
Smart Store Concepts
Smart Store Concepts
Suning's Biu Smart Store Shows the Future of Retail Technology
4DX Movie Screenings
4DX Movie Screenings
Japanese Audiences Got to Experience an Immersive 4DX Last Jedi Screening
Highly Sustainable Hotels
Highly Sustainable Hotels
1 Hotels Teaches Its Guest the Importance of the Natural Environment
play_circle_filled VR Psychological Thriller Games
VR Psychological Thriller Games
'The Inpatient VR' is a Prequel to the Hit PS4 Game 'Until Dawn'
Customized Hotel Stays
Customized Hotel Stays
Standard Hotel's Stowaway Program Aims to Compete with Airbnb
play_circle_filled Virtual Reality Gyms
Virtual Reality Gyms
Black Box VR Give Everyday Workouts a Video Game Twist
Indie Game Subscription Services
Indie Game Subscription Services
'Gamelyst' Offers a Curated List of Titles for Users to Play
play_circle_filled Voice Assistant Soundbars
Voice Assistant Soundbars
The Polk Audio Command Bar Showed Off Amazon Alexa Support at CES 2018
High-End Immersive Gamer Speakers
High-End Immersive Gamer Speakers
At CES 2018, Razer Announced the Nommo Speaker Line for Gamers
play_circle_filled Headset-Free AR Screens
Headset-Free AR Screens
The Realfiction 'DeepFrame' Debuted Impressive Capabilities at CES 2018
Wearable 3D Content Cameras
Wearable 3D Content Cameras
The 'Jedeye' 3D Wearable Camera Captures Stereo Footage Seamlessly
Ultra-Realistic Kid Cities
Ultra-Realistic Kid Cities
At KidZania, Kids Role-Play Adult Jobs and a Earn Mock Money
AI Shopping Assistants
AI Shopping Assistants
At CES 2018, Suning and Emotibot Introduced the Smart Retail Solution 'Sue'
Whimsical Theme Park Accommodations
Whimsical Theme Park Accommodations
Legoland Japan Will Feature a Themed Family-Friendly Hotel
Holistic Boutique Hotels
Holistic Boutique Hotels
Casa Cook Kos Hotel Aims to Turn Tourism Into a Connection with History
Subtly Hive-Inspired Hotels
Subtly Hive-Inspired Hotels
'My Chelsea' Hotel's Interior Makes Roundabout Reference to Bees
Cost-Effective Hotel Booking Apps
Cost-Effective Hotel Booking Apps
HotelQuickly Offers a Streamlined Experience and Saves on Costs
Tech-Infused Hotel Check-Ins
Tech-Infused Hotel Check-Ins
The Yotel Singapore's Lobby Contains Check-In Kiosks and Robots
Unstaffed Automated Stores
Unstaffed Automated Stores
Suning's Self-Service Stores Show Off Smart Retail Innovations
Futuristic Furniture Stores
Futuristic Furniture Stores
Home Times Brings State-of-the-Art Tech to Furniture and Decor Retail
Remote Mountainous Retreats
Remote Mountainous Retreats
Deplar Farm is Hidden Away in Iceland's Troll Peninsula
Wellness-Centric Infrared Saunas
Wellness-Centric Infrared Saunas
11 Howard Now Offers Access to Infrared Saunas by HigherDOSE
Sunken Hotel Bed Designs
Sunken Hotel Bed Designs
The 'Mylines' Hotel Features a Futuristic Room with a Bed in the Floor
Autonomous Hotel-Roaming Robots
Autonomous Hotel-Roaming Robots
'Relay' is Japan's Prince Hotel's Newest Bell Boy
Themed Adult-Only Hotels
Themed Adult-Only Hotels
'Grand Portals Nous' Features Five Uniquely Themed Rooms
play_circle_filled AR Home Shopping Apps
AR Home Shopping Apps
Triple Develops Augmented Reality Home Shopping Apps for Furniture Retailers
Japanese Homeware Retailer Hotels
Japanese Homeware Retailer Hotels
The Ginza MUJI Hotel will Start Welcoming Guests in Spring 2018
Futuristic Service Counters
Futuristic Service Counters
This Breuninger Customer Service Concept Links Tradition & Innovation
Premium Tech Kiosks
Premium Tech Kiosks
Best Buy's Google Shop Kiosks Promote the Tech Giant's In-Store Product Range
Furniture Store Wine Bars
Furniture Store Wine Bars
'The Imperial' is an Orlando Bar Housed in an Old Furniture Shop
Grid-Themed Furniture Stores
Grid-Themed Furniture Stores
This Modern Furniture Store is Designed Around Symmetry and Stacking
play_circle_filled Elegant Outdoor Decor Ads
Elegant Outdoor Decor Ads
West Elm's Summer-Ready Commercial Promotes 'The Portside Collection'
User-Generated Furniture Ads
User-Generated Furniture Ads
West Elm's New Facebook Carousel Ads Feature User-Generated Content
Accessible Modern Furniture
Accessible Modern Furniture
Retailers are Transforming the Furniture Buying Experience
Furniture Brand Museums
Furniture Brand Museums
An IKEA Museum is Opening to Showcase the Iconic Swedish Furniture
Floating Furniture Showrooms
Floating Furniture Showrooms
This IKEA Display on Sustainability Occupies a Boat on the Thames
Furniture Sharing Startups
Furniture Sharing Startups
Furnishare Lets People Rent Out Their Unused Furniture
Discount Furniture Store Diners
Discount Furniture Store Diners
The Krogen Restaurant Will Serve Budget-Friendly Meals
play_circle_filled Furniture Shop Beacons
Furniture Shop Beacons
IKEA Austria is Using Beacons for In-Store Marketing
Aspirational Furniture Displays
Aspirational Furniture Displays
This Furniture Store Visual Merchandising Imagines a Lifestyle
Gallery-Style Concept Stores
Gallery-Style Concept Stores
This Spacious Retail Outlet is Set Up Like a Model Home
Loft-Like Retail Spaces
Loft-Like Retail Spaces
This West Elm Store Has an Airy Interior That Encourages Interaction
Furniture-Kiosk Hybrids
Furniture-Kiosk Hybrids
'Just a Black Box' Doubles as Street Seats and Retail Kiosks
Fluidly Spacious Showrooms
Fluidly Spacious Showrooms
The Obumex Outside Building Blurs the Indoor and Outdoor Spaces
Fictitious Home Installations
Fictitious Home Installations
Studioilse Has Designed a Home for a Fictitious Couple
Furniture Store Cafes
Furniture Store Cafes
Tokyo's IKEA Lotus Collection Cafe is a New Place to Eat IKEA Food
Rapidly Changing Furniture Stores
Rapidly Changing Furniture Stores
Knoll Will Change its Seasonal Products to Fit Annual Themes
Outdated Furniture Pop-Up Shops
Outdated Furniture Pop-Up Shops
The i29 'As Good As New' Faux-Store at SPRMRKT in Amsterdam