Consumer and Retail

July 28, 2016 | 60 Pages | SKU: IRTNTR9886

Traditionally a western concept, recliner sofas are gaining huge popularity in developing countries. These furniture pieces are becoming a preferred option among consumers owing to the comfort and functionality they offer. These commodities are manufactured with premium quality fabric, such as stain-resistant fabric, which makes them expensive. However, factors such as associated warranty, comfortable fabrics, added features such as syncing video and sound actions, and product bundling have increased the demand for recliner sofas among the urban population. Speciality retail stores are the best retail medium for the procurement of these sofas as consumers believe in the “touch and feel” component before making such expensive purchases.

The report, global recliner sofas market, is part of Technavio’s consumer and retail research portfolio. This portfolio provides a comprehensive market analysis along with the market share, market sizing, and market segmentations covering areas such as apparel and textile, consumer services and personal care, cosmetics and toiletry, general retail goods and services, luggage, pet supplies, retail systems, and toys and baby products. These market research reports provide a perspective on the various market opportunities and market threats along with the key


July 26, 2016 | 60 Pages | SKU: IRTNTR9847

Europe is the second largest market for children's bicycles globally. Cycling is one of the major recreational as well as physical activity for Europeans. Factors such as safer passages for children, road infrastructural measures, traffic education, and enforcement and communication with the parents have encouraged cycling among children. Several European bicycling clubs organize cycling campaigns and events to encourage children to take up such exercises. Netherlands will be the largest market for children's bicycles among all the other nations in Europe.

The report, children bicycle market in Europe, is part of Technavio’s consumer and retail research portfolio. This portfolio provides a comprehensive market analysis along with the market share, market sizing, and market segmentations covering areas such as apparel and textile, consumer services and personal care, cosmetics and toiletry, general retail goods and services, luggage, pet supplies, retail systems, and toys and baby products. These market research reports provide a perspective on the various market opportunities and market threats along with the key trends that would influence the market growth during the forecast period. It presents insights into the changing competitive landscape and a detailed profiling and market


July 26, 2016 | 60 Pages | SKU: IRTNTR9863

Personal care appliances include appliances related to hair care, hair removal, oral care, and others. Brand and quality consciousness among consumers have led to the premiumization of these appliances. Moreover, the growing online sales of these products is enabling greater visibility and accessibility to international brands. The latest development in the market is the manufacturing of travel size personal care appliances which is a necessity for frequent travelers. Among all the other geographies, North America will be the largest region for personal care appliances in this market space.

The report, global personal care appliances market, is part of Technavio’s consumer and retail research portfolio. This portfolio provides a comprehensive market analysis along with the market share, market sizing, and market segmentations covering areas such as apparel and textile, consumer services and personal care, cosmetics and toiletry, general retail goods and services, luggage, pet supplies, retail systems, and toys and baby products. These market research reports provide a perspective on the various market opportunities and market threats along with the key trends that would influence the market growth during the forecast period. It presents insights into the changing competitive landscape


July 25, 2016 | 60 Pages | SKU: IRTNTR9869

Overview of the global hair and body mist market

Technavio’s market research analyst predicts the global hair and body mist market to grow at a CAGR of almost 8% by 2020.  The market is witnessing increased use of natural and organic ingredients in their hair and body care products as the consumers regard them as safer than regular products, which contain hydrofluorocarbons, formaldehyde, fragrances, and micro-particles of other ingredients. Manufacturers are also coming up with organic detanglers, protective and styling serums, and volumizing products in spray formats. The natural body mist products use natural sources such as bergamot, cardamom, jasmine, musk, nutmeg, papaya, pineapple, and rose. Similarly, the natural hair mist products use natural sources such as corn, murumuru seed butter, black oat seeds, soybeans, coconut oil, olive oil, and honey. Some of the popular natural body mist products include CK one All Over Body Spray from Calvin Klein and Satsuma body mist, Shea body mist.

Owing to factors such as convenience and easy on-the-go shopping experience, the consumers are increasingly purchasing beauty products online. This has propelled several beauty brands to develop their online platforms. Beauty marketers are also adopting an omnichannel strategy to increase their revenues and product availability. They are integrating their online and offline operations to provide a hassle-free shopping experience to consumers. Procter & Gamble's P&G Shop, P&G Everyday, and P&G Professional, and L'Oréal's L'Oréal Paris use the online portal to sell hair care products. The growing trends towards m-commerce will be a major growth factor for this market in the coming years.

Competitive landscape and key vendors

The market


July 25, 2016 | 60 Pages | SKU: IRTNTR9813

Overview of the global table tennis equipment market

The International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF), the governing body for Table Tennis events worldwide, is focusing on expanding the scope of the game by developing the skills of the players and holding training programs to increase regular participation worldwide. Since it is the national sport of China, there is a high availability of experienced Chinese table tennis coaches across the globe who help in developing the skills and standards of the players. The high-level table tennis training offered by these coaches have led to the increased participation of quality players in the major table tennis tournaments. The latest trend in the market is the use of robots for table tennis practice and leisure games. Factors such as difficulty in finding a partner to play have boosted the popularity of robots in table tennis. The table tennis robot is more accurate and has the ability to place the balls in more than six different positions in the sequence. The advent of such advanced robots in the market has surged their applications in many table tennis clubs and home tables. Technavio’s market research analyst predicts that the global table tennis equipment market will grow at a steady CAGR of more than 2% by 2020.

APAC will continue to dominate the table tennis equipment market during the forecast period and is likely to occupy more than 65% of the overall market share. Much of the region’s growth primarily comes from China, which has the highest number of table tennis players in the world. Moreover, the availability of upgraded quality equipment, especially rackets, will drive the market in the region during the forecast period. The increasing number of players and tournaments in the region will also shoot up


July 22, 2016 | 60 Pages | SKU: IRTNTR9850

Overview of the global aquaculture market

Technavio’s market research analyst predicts the global aquaculture market to grow at a CAGR of around 4% by 2020. Aquaculture is the fastest-growing food production system in the world due to the lack of naturally available varieties of fisheries harvested in natural environments.   The increasing awareness of the health benefits and nutritional value associated with seafood has accelerated its consumption. Aquatic products, especially farmed salmon and shrimps, are highly nutritious sources of food, consisting of important proteins, vitamins A, B, D, and Niacin, minerals like iodine, iron, phosphorus, and zinc. These foods also have a significant source of Omega-3 fatty acids such as docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) and eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA). The high presence of minerals and important nutrients in seafood play a crucial role in the improvement of brain development and reproduction. Such nutritive advantages of aquaculture products have the dependence of people on these food sources, resulting in the overall growth of the market during the forecast period. 

APAC will continue its dominance in the market during the forecast period and is likely to account for more than 77% of the overall market revenue. China, India and Indonesia are the major revenue-contributing countries in the APAC region. A large portion of the market is dominated by China, which accounts for around 70% of the global production of carps and oysters. Vietnamese prefer aquatic food because of its high nutritional value and the easily digestible nature, besides being available at low costs. Much of the region’s growth can be attributed to the high demand for Crustaceans, and the rising domestic consumption of various aquatic


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