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Home Appliance Trend Report

Discover the Kinds of Household Machinery Consumers Prefer

— March 18, 2012 — Art & Design
Everyday appliances have received quite the makeover recently, as more tech-infused devices make their way into the marketplace. From invisible fixtures to appliances that can be controlled from a mobile device, the Home Appliance Trend Report features the most inventive stoves, microwaves, washing machines, refrigerators, coffeemakers and more.

Cooking and cleaning around the house could not be easier in today's technologically advanced world. Brands like Dyson and LG have created products that are not only practical, but employ a level of innovation that's incomparable. Whether it's a touchscreen washing machine or a stove that's operated from a smartphone, blending tech into everyday items adds a modern element to home appliances.

Review the most intriguing appliances by extracting information from our 44 PRO Trends and hundreds of samples of home appliance data.
Trend Themes
1. Tech-infused Appliances - Combining technology with ordinary appliances to create new products with enhanced functionality and convenience, presenting opportunities for disruptive innovation.
2. Smart Home Appliances - Appliances that can be controlled through mobile devices or voice assistants, with the potential for automation and integration with other smart home systems.
3. Invisible Appliances - Appliances that are designed to blend in seamlessly with their surroundings to create a more cohesive and visually appealing atmosphere, presenting opportunities for design and aesthetic innovation.
Industry Implications
1. Home Appliance Manufacturing - Manufacturing companies can explore opportunities to create innovative new products that incorporate technology and connectivity to enhance user experience and convenience in the home.
2. Smart Home Technology - Incorporating smart home technology into appliances can help create a cohesive and streamlined network, presenting opportunities for automation and enhanced energy efficiency.
3. Home Design and Decor - Designers can explore ways to integrate appliances more seamlessly into the home decor, blurring the lines between functional necessities and aesthetically pleasing decor elements.
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