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About the Storage Report

Trend Hunter's Storage Trend Report gives businesses a closer look at the storage industry and trends made popular by consumers. In our report, companies will find crowd-sourced information that highlights popular trends in self-storage, bookshelves, storage containers, moving supplies, Tupperware, coat hangers and bike racks. Businesses can then use this information to drive exciting projects, product developments and groundbreaking innovations. Companies will also be exposed to niche trends and the phenomenon behind storage auctions, resulting in hit television shows like 'Storage Wars' and 'American Pickers.'

Who It's For

Our Storage Trend Report is for businesses, brands, entrepreneurs, market researchers and product developers looking to gain an industry advantage through our consumer-cultivated content. By staying on top of the latest storage trends, companies can understand the developments in this field.

The Storage Trend Report contains valuable consumer insight that will assist in branding strategies, marketing campaigns and advertisements, directing the future course of products.

The Storage Trend Report, last published on May 20, 2015, includes 240 PRO Trends and 1,200 examples of storage market research and storage consumer trends related to: shelves, DIY, racks, renovations, moving supplies and storage trends.

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Our storage research is based on Trend Hunter's crowdsourced storage articles and 2,367,000,000 total views of data. [Learn More]

Report Contents

• 240 Storage PRO Trends = 240 Powerpoint Pages Storage PPT Report
• 1,200 Storage Examples

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• 168 Storage Videos (Online) Storage Videos
• 7,200 Storage Images (Online) Storage Images
• Additional Niche Reports (with a full subscription): Art Deco, Art, Bed, Museum, Contemporary Art, Storage, Fantasy, Lighting, Mirror, Tattoos, Paint, Street Art, Photo Editing, Business Card, Sculpture, Sofa, Paper, Chair, Restaurant, Flowers, Bath, Dining, Digital Art, Lamp, Graffiti, Bookshelf, Lawn Furniture, Jack-O-Lantern, Candle, Sink and more!



Sample Storage Pro Trends

Each Storage PRO Trend is on its own slide with implications, a quantified score, and examples linked to online storage articles, videos and images. Examples:

Pre-Packaged Parenthood New parents turn to ready-made kits to aid in everyday responsibilities Implications - Preparing for parenthood can be a daunting task, causing many consumers to turn to survival packs for assistance and peace of mind. Providing everything from infant supplies to personal hygiene products, these pre-assembled kits reveal that soon-to-be parents are searching for more convenient and customized ways to prepare for life with children.
Pre-Packaged Parenthood
New parents turn to ready-made kits to aid in everyday responsibilities
4 Examples + Score + Implications


Personal Peripheral Tech brands offer aftermarket keyboard products for consumers' specific needs Implications - Technology companies are overhauling typical keyboard layouts for users of digital products with aftermarket add-ons. Creative concepts linking typing with projectors or experimental software expands the reach of computing brands. This push also makes these breakout concepts more appealing for customers in need of specific or atypical tools.
Personal Peripheral
Tech brands offer aftermarket keyboard products for consumers' specific needs
4 Examples + Score + Implications


Rustic Pop-Up Pop-up shops channel a sense of homespun charisma with rustic modern interiors Implications - When infused with earthy color schemes that highlight rustic elements such as exposed brick and beams, temporary retail spaces can succeed in creating an atmosphere of homespun charm that resonates well with consumers. In channeling a sense of connection to the past, pop-up shops can entice consumers with the accessibility of the rustic design.
Rustic Pop-Up
Pop-up shops channel a sense of homespun charisma with rustic modern interiors
6 Examples + Score + Implications


Utilitarian Pop-Up Consumers gravitate to pop-up stores with a more casual approach Implications - Veering away from the flashy and prestigious, pop-up shops and venues have begun experimenting with a more utilitarian aesthetic. The focus on functionality and pragmatism in pop-up design suggests that, though still experiential, pop-up shops are considered a more routine occurrence in consumer's lives, and their aesthetics have grown to reflect that shift.
Utilitarian Pop-Up
Consumers gravitate to pop-up stores with a more casual approach
4 Examples + Score + Implications


Productive Interior Office furniture overrides technology as the go-to efficiency aid Implications - The standing desk phenomenon introduced a new idea to office culture that shines a light on fitness; this same pattern is now being applies to productivity. This speaks to the growing consumer preference for ultimate effectiveness, while also pointing toward less tech-dependent solutions to everyday problems.
Productive Interior
Office furniture overrides technology as the go-to efficiency aid
5 Examples + Score + Implications


Self-Created Subscription Consumer-made content is treated as regular paid programming Implications - The revolution of television has seen a few changes, including a shift toward cord-cutting in the form of paid subscriptions; the consumer-created content world is following suit. This shows the prevalence of independent online content. Additionally, self-created subscriptions show that the appeal of for-the-people-by-the-people content is no longer limited to just Millennials.
Self-Created Subscription
Consumer-made content is treated as regular paid programming
5 Examples + Score + Implications


Dual-Purpose Care Elements of play are added to functional baby products for added entertainment Implications - Entertaining infants and toddlers can be quite the challenge, particularly while on the go, prompting parents to turn to infant products that are multifunctional and more engaging. Offering strollers and baby seats that double as toys as well as integrate media devices, retailers are providing a way to distract and entertain infants in a way that maintains a level of care and comfort while on the go.
Dual-Purpose Care
Elements of play are added to functional baby products for added entertainment
4 Examples + Score + Implications


Sustainable Play Parents search for eco products that will satiate their children's needs Implications - Eco-consciousness typically isn't particularly important to children, but it is to many parents who are becoming more aware of their household's consumption habits. Parents who wish to instill a sustainable mentality in their offspring are searching for products with eco-friendly packaging that's appealing to children. This shift demonstrates that eco-consciousness is being introduced to a younger demographic by increasing product engagement.
Sustainable Play
Parents search for eco products that will satiate their children's needs
4 Examples + Score + Implications


PLUS 234 more Storage PRO Trends and 1,200 examples!



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