Global headphones market volume contracts by 1.9% in Q32023, value holds strong
The global headphones market volume has dipped 1.9% Y-O-Y in Q32023, Futuresource Consulting’s latest research shows. Despite the decline in volumes, retail value has achieved single-unit growth at 6% Y-O-Y to reach $10.8bn.
HARMAN, Qualcomm and more announced as sponsors for Audio Collaborative 2023
Futuresource Consulting announces global audio leader HARMAN as the platinum sponsor for Audio Collaborative 2023. The event will return to the Ham Yard Hotel, London, on the 9th of November 2023 to explore issues and opportunities across the audio landscape.
Smart speakers prized as most popular home audio product among consumers
Smart speakers continue to be the most popular home audio product, despite ownership falling by three percentage points in 2023. That’s according to a new consumer research study by Futuresource Consulting, which analyses the behaviour patterns of home audio consumers across the USA, UK, Germany, Japan and China.