Home and Garden


Introduction to Euromonitor Quarterly Global FMCG Industry Forecasts

by and October 19th, 2016

In Q3 2016, the global economic outlook declined as mounting uncertainty in Europe, the UK and the US outweighed any boost from the BRICs. This quarter, fast moving consumer goods (FMCG) forecast growth revisions from Euromonitor International’s Industry Forecast Model generally point to marginal retail sales downgrades through 2020.


Unpopularity of Internet Retailing for Home Improvement and Gardening in Australia

by October 9th, 2016

The rise of internet retailing and m-commerce has changed the retail landscape for many Australian retailers. The widening ownership of smartphones has made shopping online even easier and more convenient for consumers. Retailers continue to integrate their shopping channels and allow consumers to make purchases across channels or with alternative pick-up options. Both desktop and […]


Sustainability and Versatility Drive Homewares Material Innovation

by October 1st, 2016

In 2015, homewares recorded US$77 billion in retail value sales globally, accounting for 8% of total home and garden retail value sales. Asia Pacific accounted for the largest share of homewares revenue, at 34% of overall sales, closely followed by Western Europe with 31%. The highest expenditure in homewares per household is recorded in Switzerland […]


Challenges Ahead for the Home Improvement Industry

by , , and June 9th, 2016

  Home Improvement is second only to home furnishings in the Home and Garden category in terms of value sales. The industry grew by just under 2% globally in 2015 despite a significant decline in Russia, one of the top 5 markets in Europe. Despite this growth, the industry faces many challenges in the mature […]


Euromonitor to Speak at Global DIY Summit 2016

by May 19th, 2016

Event: Global DIY Summit Location: Stockholm, Sweden Date: 7th June 2016 Speaker: Filipe Oliveira, Senior Analyst, Euromonitor International Global Home Improvement is a US$ 270bn strong market, second only to the Home Furnishings category within the Home & Garden universe. Whilst global sales have registered double digit period growth over the past five years, there […]


Trends in Appliances, Cookware and Homewares from the International Home and Housewares Show 2016

by and March 17th, 2016

  The desire to develop cooking skills and to entertain is a large trend that was apparent at the International Home and Housewares show 2016. Cooking is no longer considered to be a chore, and is considered a skill. Therefore, consumers are seeking ascetically pleasing barware, colorful ovenware products and unique home ware pieces. Consumers […]