The eCommerce market segment Furniture & Homeware includes the online sale of furniture, kitchen and household goods such as kitchen and bathroom accessories, textile furnishings, lamps, decoration, candles, pottery and china.
Overall, the revenue in the Furniture & Homeware sectors amounted to €25,336m in 2018. Revenue is expected to show an annual growth rate (CAGR 2018-2023) of 9.3%, resulting in a market volume of €39,539m by 2023.
Our portfolio of clients in the Homeware sectors rely on us to support their growth strategies with a range of e-fulfillment solutions for B2C home deliveries, new product launches and stock clearance sales, meeting seasonal sales peaks and providing efficient returns processing.
By utilising our extensive network of e-fulfillment partners, we can adjust our labour and warehousing capacity to match the sales patterns of your business and therefore reduce your off-season costs. Our contact centre support teams focus on delivering superior consumer experience in the home language of your sales target locations throughout Europe to protect your brand and encourage repeat business.
Recent figures show the UK had the highest percentage of furniture and homewares purchases made online in Europe at approximately 12.1%, even higher than the 8.6% in the US.
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Revenue in the Small Kitchen Appliances segment amounted to €8,786m in 2018. The market is expected to grow annually by 1.8% (CAGR 2018-2021).
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In 2017, Amazon made an estimated €1.4 billion in Home Improvement sales in Europe, The Home Improvement market is moving online as surely – and inevitably – as any other product group
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In Europe, e-commerce is a rapidly growing channel for furniture. Online decoration and furniture revenues in Europe, including the UK, are forecast to grow at a five-year CAGR of 11% to €9.8 billion (US$10.9 billion) in 2019. Strong growth is forecast for the same period in France (10% CAGR), Italy (17% CAGR), Spain (16% CAGR), Switzerland (11% CAGR) and Germany (11% CAGR).
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