With more options available and greater access to information than ever, the consumer buying experience is in transition. As a result, many traditional retailers are struggling in the face of challenges — specifically from their online competitors. Among them, furniture retailers are finding it particularly difficult as many have been slow to adapt to the effects e-commerce has had on their industry.

Yet, despite these challenges, industry experts agree that traditional home furnishing providers should not be dissuaded as the opportunities presented by online sales far outweigh any headaches. Check out this 2020 Furniture Industry Trend Guide posted by Storis.