Analysis of current situation and trends of China's smart furniture industry in 2023: Smart homes continue to drive smart furniture market demand(C)

5. Competition in the smart furniture industry


From the perspective of competition, in developed markets such as the United States and Europe, the smart furniture market penetration and popularity are relatively high, and consumers have high recognition and acceptance of smart electric sofas and smart electric beds. In these markets, local brands such as La-Z-Boy, Ashley Furniture, Natuzzi, and Flexsteel occupy market leaders.


China is one of the largest producers and consumers of furniture in the world, but its industry concentration is low and market competition is sufficient. The smart furniture industry started late in my country, and consumer acceptance is still relatively low. At the current stage, smart furniture products mainly come from competition from traditional furniture products. At present, domestic smart furniture industry manufacturers are mainly divided into the Yangtze River Delta region centered on Jiangsu, Zhejiang and Shanghai, the Bohai Rim region centered on Beijing and Tianjin, and the Pearl River Delta centered on Guangzhou and Shenzhen.


6. Development Trend of Smart Furniture Industry


From the perspective of product form, the development trend of smart furniture can be divided into three stages. 1. Intelligentization of single products, represented by the intelligentization of home appliances. Traditional furniture products such as beds are also following the trend of intelligence. At this stage, the integration of furniture products and information technology is mainly achieved; 2. Between single products Interconnection, products of different brands and categories are physically interconnected and data interconnected, which requires all products in smart furniture to operate on a unified platform and follow unified standards. This stage is smart furniture A key step for the industry to move forward; third, system intelligence, which is the further result of data exchange and interaction across brands and categories. This kind of data exchange and interaction between different products is an active behavior of the machine and does not require users Without human intervention, for example, smart furniture reads the user's body temperature data, and the air conditioner automatically adjusts the temperature to the appropriate temperature accordingly. With the rapid development of science and technology and the continuous improvement of people's living standards, people are paying more and more attention to the comfort, safety and convenience of their living environment. Intelligent furniture systems have well adapted to people's needs. Intelligent furniture is an important part of the economy and society. The inevitable trend of development, the smart furniture industry has immeasurable development prospects. The future development trends of the smart furniture industry are as follows:


1. Human health and comfort. In the future, smart furniture may pay more attention to human health and comfort. For example, smart mattresses can integrate more advanced sensors to monitor sleep quality, breathing rate and other data, and then automatically adjust the hardness and angle of the mattress based on the analysis results to provide a better sleep experience. Smart office chairs can also detect the user's sitting posture through sensors and remind the user to maintain the correct sitting posture, thereby reducing back problems.


2. Environmental adaptation and intelligent interaction. In the future, smart furniture may be more adaptable to the environment and user needs, and realize intelligent interaction through intelligent technology. Smart furniture can adjust temperature, lighting, color, etc. according to different times, seasons and users' personal preferences. For example, smart home systems can automatically adjust the color temperature and brightness of lighting based on indoor light and the user's mood to create a more comfortable atmosphere.


3. Multi-functional integration and personalized customization. In the future, smart furniture may pay more attention to multi-functional integration and personalized customization. Smart furniture can combine multiple functions to meet different needs. For example, a smart dining table can integrate cooking and heating functions, allowing users to complete the cooking process at the dining table. At the same time, through personalized configuration, users can customize the function, appearance and layout of furniture according to their own interests and needs.