Furniture is one the fastest-growing retail categories on Amazon, according to a report by Nathan Rigby for One Click Retail.
Total U.S. furniture sales were $70 billion in 2016, according to One Click Retail. Amazon furniture sales were $2.3 billion in 2016, and year-to-date furniture sales for Amazon are up 50 percent in 2017.
In the 2015 calendar year, Amazon's online furniture sales grew by 18 percent to reach a 15 percent share of the U.S. furniture market. Year-to-date in 2017, Amazon is getting more of that market share.
According to Morgan Stanley, Amazon has a 17 percent market share of home furnishings, a retail category that includes bedding and decor. The largest furniture category for Amazon in 2017 was reported to be mattresses and mattress frames. Other top categories were bedroom furniture, living room furniture, home office furniture and kitchen furniture.
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