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The 45th edition of China International Furniture Fair (CIFF Guangzhou), originally scheduled for March, is postponed to July 18-21, 2020 (Home Furniture/Home Décor/Outdoor Leisure) and July 27-30, 2020 (Office Show and CIFM / interzum Guangzhou).
Physical stores, flexibility and growth of e-commerce for the furniture industry. What is crucial today for furniture retailers in Europe?
The diffusion and the new possibilities opened by digital technologies do not simply entail the emergence of a new distribution channel, the online one, but also led to a major change in consumers’ purchasing patterns, which affects both pure online retailers and brick-and-mortar ones.
CSIL senior partner Mauro Spinelli will give a speech at the 2020 edition of OLMeet - Officelayout Meeting in Milan.
| NEW DATE AND LOCATION |
OFFICELAYOUT MEETING 2020
July 1st 2020 - h 8.30
at Spazio MIL
Milan, Via Luigi Granelli 1
MEBLE POLSKA 2020, the largest furniture buying platform in Central and Eastern Europe will be held in Poznań, not in March as usual but on 25-28 February 2020
Detailed information and a list of registered companies can be found at: www.meblepolska.pl
Online registration for the MEBLE POLSKA 2020 Furniture Trade Fair >>> www.meblepolska.pl
To ensure health and safety of all participants, the organizers have taken the decision to postpone the 45th China International Furniture Fair (Guangzhou) and China International Furniture Machinery & Furniture Raw Materials Fair 2020 until a later date.
Cities are geographic concentrations of people, skills, economic activities and capital infrastructures, which are making them the key actors of the world economy’s growth. Cities began to emerge as strategic places for the new world economy because of their specialized differences and knowledge.
Companies willing to increase and extend their activities in a new market cannot disregard the development and peculiarities of the cities within a country.
Top Urban furniture markets. Potential demand and forecasts for 30 large cities | May 2019, I Ed. , 79 pages - 30 world cities to focus on in order to see where the international furniture and furnishings players can find good business opportunities in the coming years.
The total turnover of the 50 selected companies is worth around USD 750 billion, of which USD 208 billion comes from the sales of the major appliances considered in the analysis (refrigerators and freezers, washers and driers, dishwashers, hoods, cooking appliances, microwave ovens, air conditioners, vacuum cleaners). CSIL estimates that the total production of this industry reached USD 256 billion in 2018, corresponding to about 1 billion units.
CSIL Market Research Report ‘ Profiles of 50 major appliance manufacturers worldwide’ (2019) ranks 50 appliance manufacturers selected according to their volume of sales.
The Report can be purchased and downloaded at https://www.worldfurnitureonline.com/research-market/profiles-50-major-appliance-manufacturers-worldwide-0058569.html
The kitchen business is one of the most innovative segments of the furniture industry in terms of new materials, coverings, and devices. The CSIL analysis offers an accurate picture of the kitchen furniture industry worldwide focusing on 60 countries, selected according to their contribution to the international trade of kitchen furniture.
CSIL Market Research Report " World furniture outlook 2020" (2019) analyses the kitchen furniture market of 60 countries worldwide.
The Report can be purchased and downloaded at: https://www.worldfurnitureonline.com/research-market/world-furniture-outlook-0058524.html
The European market for bathroom furniture, furnishings and wellness is worth approximately EUR 12 billion. This figure includes bathroom furniture and accessories, WC seats, bathtubs and whirlpools, sanitary, faucets, shower screens, shower trays, and multifunctional shower booths. During 2018, the market registered an increase of 2.1% (year-on-year). The best performances were reported in Central East Europe, as well as in Spain.
CSIL Market Research Report ‘The European Market for Bathroom Furniture, Furnishings and Wellness’ (2019), provides an an in-depth analysis of the bathroom furniture and furnishings industry in Europe.
The Report can be purchased and downloaded at https://www.worldfurnitureonline.com/research-market/the-european-market-bathroom-furniture-furnishings-wellness-0058463.html
EFE 2020 returns with the same dates from 9 – 12 March at the newly expanded venue of Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre (KLCC) in the heart of the Malaysia’s capital city.
Bigger and better, the show has taken a big step forward with its expansion. Over 400 suppliers from Malaysia and the region will occupy 45,000 sqm trading floor to welcome quality buyers from over 140 countries and regions attending every year. Overall, there was an increase of 15% to EFE 2019. However, EFE 2020 is expected to attract more buyers and visitors. The stage is set for yet another successful trade event.
CSIL constantly monitors the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic's impact on the furniture market scenario, to support clients with the most updated data and valuable insights