The lackluster five years of smart toilet industry

Five years ago, an article titled “Go to Japan to buy a smart toilet seat” written by Wu Xiaobo went viral in China, making this product a hot item on everyone’s lips. At that time, the industry was broadly believed to be taking off soon. Looking back at the start of 2020, I find that the smart...

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Refrigerator industry remains sluggish with some opportunities ahead

Chinese refrigerator market has remained sluggish for 8 years since China’s policy of “home appliances to rural areas” came to an end in 2012. During the past 8 years, domestic refrigerator shipping volume growth has never hit 5% and mostly stayed at around 0%. While the industry remained flat in...

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China's home appliance industry saw profit up by 12.9% from Jan to Nov 2019

China's home appliance industry posted revenue of 1440.9 billion Yuan, up by 4.3% year-on-year, and profit of 117.02 billion Yuan, up by 12.9% year-on-year, from January to November 2019, according to Ministry of Industry and Information Technology.

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E-commerce platforms expand to lower-tier markets

The freshly-ended double 11 shopping festival further attests to the value of lower-tier markets, and drives the rising trend of “e-commerce platforms to lower-tier markets” to a new high. With home appliance manufacturers and e-commerce platforms including Alibaba, Suning, JD and Pinduoduo...

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Robotic vacuum sector slows down growth with great potential untapped

Robotic vacuums come into our view as the consumption level of Chinese consumers gradually improves. The sector has been on a roll since 2012, and is now facing intensified competition when more and more internet brands jump into the landscape amid the broad sluggishness of economy. For year 2019,...

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