Organic and eco-friendly blinds and shades: New Trend in blind and shades market

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This market research report presents a comprehensive segmentation of the blind and shades market in the US by product type (blinds and shades) and by store format (superstores, supermarkets, and hypermarkets, specialty stores, home furnishing stores and online retail stores). The report also provides a market share analysis of the leading companies in the market such as Hunter Douglas, Lotus & Windoware, Newell Rubbermaid, and Springs Window Fashions

Technavio has released a new market research report on the blind and shades market in the US, which is expected to grow at a CAGR of around 4% between 2016 and 2020. Blinds and shades are the most commonly used window coverings in the US. Consumers’ preferences for aesthetically appealing and customized window covering products drive the growth of US’ blinds and shades market. Eco-friendly products, and motorized and solar blinds and shades are gaining huge popularity in the market.

The new industry research report from Technavio discusses in detail the key drivers and trends responsible for the growth of this market and its sub-segments.

“The demand for organic and eco-friendly blinds and shades is on the rise, owing to increase in environmental concerns. Consumers prefer eco-friendly products as they are more aware of the adverse effects of different types of volatile organic compounds (VOCs) used in blinds and shades. Manufacturers are also using specially formulated recycled materials for making blinds and shades. Of late, bamboo is increasingly being used to manufacture roman shades; and roll-up, matchstick, and slat blinds,” says Brijesh Kumar Chaubey, Lead Analyst, Consumer & Retail, Technavio Research

The metal or vinyl horizontal blinds segment dominates the blinds market in the US, accounting 44% of the overall market share. These are the most popular type of blinds used in the country as they have low price and are available in a variety of colors and textures. These blinds are mostly used in kitchens, bathrooms, and basements as they are durable, lightweight, and resistant to moisture. Cellular shades are also known as honeycomb shades are the most used shades in the US. They are made up of small honeycomb-shaped pockets or “cells” and are an efficient energy-saving window covering option

The key vendors in the blind and shades market in the US are Hunter Douglas, Lotus & Windoware, Newell Rubbermaid, and Springs Window Fashions. Intense competition in the market has pushed vendors to reduce their price to boost sales. The market allows only for limited differentiation of products, thereby, the growth opportunities for vendors are restricted. Vendors are trying to differentiate themselves from their competitors on the basis of design, diversification, price, product quality, and service.

A more detailed analysis is available in the Technavio report, Blind and Shades Market in the US 2016-2020.

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