Robotic vacuum cleaners have dominated the market for years, straight in a row! Cleaning equipment continues to evolve since manufacturers have adopted innovative policies resulting the device into more advanced with convenience features. For e.g., Roomba 800 series, emphasizes on cleaning performance and claim to eliminate dust, hair, dirt and indoor debris. A similar product from Ecovacs Robotics offers programming and uses sensors with a remote control through a smart phone or a tablet with automated charging. Overall, robotic vacuum cleaners are consistent in achieving a 3600 market performance however the market for robotics is small.
Recent advances in leading brands ensure that robotics gain a prominent position particularly in the holistic vacuum cleaner market.
According to the report on vacuum cleaner market published at Upmarketresearch, the market drivers are vacuum cleaner is an effective substitute against the use of chemicals for floor cleaning, shift in consumer preference for vacuum cleaners and availability of customized cleaners at an affordable price. Other influencers responsible for customer retention include effective advertising, brand loyalty and aftermarket service. From the manufacturer’s aspect, innovative approach and manufacture of consumer friendly device and equipment constitute as market variables responsible for booming sales.
Product segment for vacuum cleaner market includes canister, handheld, manual and robot. Robot vacuum cleaners account for a greater market share due to shift in consumer preference and availability of robot vacuum cleaners at an affordable price. Commercial and household vacuum cleaners comprise the end-use segment for vacuum cleaner market. Commercial segments lead the market growth in the forecast period on the grounds of rise in awareness of public hygiene and care.
Sales channel segment for vacuum cleaner market is inclusive of chained retail store, modern trade channel, third party online channel and independent retail store. Independent retail stores account for a greater market share in the global market owing to a wide supply chain and consumer retention. Online mediums are growing on a large scale to cater to the demands of consumers.
Area wise, Asia-Pacific regions dominate the regional vacuum cleaner market owing to wide availability of robotics cleaners for commercial and household purpose. In addition, variables such as asthma cases, breathing problems and use of a scented filter helps in reinforcing the market development.
North America and Europe market witness significant rise in sales and increase in revenue share reflecting a strong market position on a global scale.
Prominent players in the vacuum cleaner market include iRobot Corporation, Samsung Corporation, Panasonic Corporation, Techtronic Industries, Dyson Ltd, Bissell Inc, AB Electrolux Inc, Haier Group, LG Electronics Inc and Haier Group.