Providing the home industry data, analytics, and expertise about:
Economic pressures. Technological evolution. Consumers’ changing tastes. The home, housewares, and small appliance industries must make sense of it all — which is no small feat. To help you understand the market landscape and competitive environment, we provide the broadest and deepest view of the home industry based on best-in-class point-of-sale (POS) and consumer data.
We also offer analytic solutions such as new product forecasting, segmentation, price and promotion evaluation, market forecasting, and more. Our industry analysts leverage these unmatched data assets to provide data-driven perspective as you navigate the complexities of a changing market landscape. Our deep data, industry expertise, and prescriptive analytics are available for the U.S., Mexico, and Canada.
May 18, 2021The Future of Style
May 17, 2021Take 10: Canadian Home and Housewares Performance
March 18, 2021NPD Presents 8th Annual Home Industry Performance Awards During the IHA’s Connect SPRING Virtual Event
March 17, 2021Anticipating the Next Phase of At-Home Living and Industry Growth Opportunities Post Pandemic, Reports NPD
February 26, 2021Seeking Smarter Homes
February 19, 2021Winning Consumer Spend in the New Normal
January 12, 20212021 is About Forming a Foundation
January 6, 2021Countertop Chefs
January 5, 202110 Consumer Trends We’re Watching in 2021
December 23, 2020Consumer Purchases Reveal Desire for Stress Relief and Self-Care While at Home, Reports NPD
December 4, 2020This Holiday, Home is Where the Heart is
November 19, 2020At-Home Living Will Drive 15% Growth in U.S. Appliance and Housewares Sales This Holiday, Reports NPD
November 10, 2020The Future of Personal Care
October 27, 2020Dreaming of a DIY Kind of Holiday
October 20, 2020Bread Cookbooks Rise in the Time of COVID-19, The NPD Group Says
October 19, 2020The Future of Home
October 15, 2020Home for the Holidays, Like Never Before
October 8, 2020COVID Changed Retail. Will Prime Days Change Holiday?
September 29, 2020How Purchasing for the Home Has Changed: Implications for Holiday 2020 and Beyond
August 28, 2020Answer Your Critical Questions about the Future of Home
May 6, 2020Rise in Sales of Traditionally Carb-Centric Cooking Appliances Exposes Disruptions in Behavior, Reports NPD
April 3, 2020Now is the Time to Observe as Homebound Consumers Adjust
March 18, 2020Home Décor Delivers Space Solutions
March 17, 2020NPD Presents 7th Annual Home Industry Performance Awards
March 3, 2020Diving into DIY Home Improvement Shopper Behavior
The Future of Home
To make the most informed decisions you need to know how the market will perform, which consumer segments will drive growth, and how shopping will shift across channels. The Future of Series guides your strategy with sales forecasts and forward-looking industry insights. Covers 140+ product categories including forecasts of supercategories with COVID-19 impacts.Learn More Contact us
Whether you are looking to define your customer segments or refine them, we offer a deep look into purchasing trends by segment.Learn More Contact us
Measure the effectiveness of past promotions and simulate the impact of future promotional, discount, and base price changes.Learn More Contact us
Eating Patterns in America, 36th Annual Edition, 2021
No other source tells you more about what Americans eat and drink… and how they think. Eating Patterns in America provides in-depth insight into actual consumption behavior — and, more importantly, it shows you how that behavior is changing over time. As the U.S. emerges from pandemic-related restrictions, only NPD shows the arc of food consumption: behavior and trends prior to COVID-19’s onset, how eating habits have been disrupted, and where it’s all heading.
Return to Workplace Report
The Return to Workplace Report follows the latest trends, tracking consumers who worked outside of the home prior to the pandemic and who have now begun to return to the workplace. It’s a new resource for guiding your decisions related to product, marketing, merchandising, and sales strategies so you can align with the consumer behavior changes in the new normal environment.Learn More Contact us
Internet of Things
Our two-part IoT Connected Report focuses on specific rooms in the smart home. Get detail on connected device growth trends and product attributes over three years, plus analyst commentary. This report also reveals top-five brand performance for products typically used in those rooms.Learn More Contact us
Home Trends Electric Floor Care Report
The Home Trends Electric Floor Care Report is now available and explores the relationship between upright and stick vacuums, how robotic vacuums are affecting consumer’s cleaning behavior, the impact of direct-to-consumer sales, and more.Learn More Contact us
Small Domestic Appliance Trends
Understand emerging small appliance industry trends and opportunities. Identify which products should be part of your retail assortment. Discover exactly what triggers consumers' purchases. Find new ways to engage with consumers.Contact us
Home Trends Report Series
This series of reports provide a comprehensive overview of what is happening in the home industry and what to expect in the future. Each report will focus on a different category to help you explore the latest trends and formulate effective product development, marketing, and sales strategies.
"The consumer still has their focus on in-home activities, and we know what their top priorities are, which spells opportunity. The challenge our industry faces is providing the consumer with something fresh to address their fundamental needs and desires."
Vice President, Industry Advisor
"NPD’s Checkout data has been instrumental in SodaStream’s effort to transition to a fact-based selling organization. Utilizing NPD’s Checkout data has allowed us to better understand buyer demographics, spending behavior, channel interaction and retailer leakage. More importantly, our teams are using this information to identify opportunities and implement new programs with our retail partners. The NPD Checkout team has been a true partner in tailoring the data to our specific business needs and calling out meaningful, action-oriented insights."
Vice President of Sales, SodaStream US