Woodworking Industry News

Gat Creek adds 3D & AR experience to its website

Consumer expectations of online visualization when shopping for furniture is growing and to satisfy those expectations, the furniture manufacturer Gat Creek now provides 3D configurable models, augmented reality, and virtual photography for every product configuration in its made-to-order assortment of residential wood furniture.


Online furniture sales to reach $294 billion by 2022

According to Statista, a digital research firm, revenue from online sales of furniture and homewares is nearly $190 billion worldwide and is expected to grow 11.9 percent per year, reaching $294 billion by 2022.
The United States and China currently top the charts in online sales of furniture and homewares with $65.1 billion and $68.6 billion respectively.