By Lisa Johnston
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Futuresource Consulting has released a short video assessment of the CE accessories market’s outlook through 2016.
In it, Simon Bryant, Futuresource’s head of consumer electronics, called accessories the “bright spot” of the CE industry and predicted annual year-over-year growth rates of around 15 percent for the overall category, driven mostly by the continuing explosion of portable device ownership. It’s an optimistic view and one that Bryant backs up with a closer look at some hot categories, such as headphones.
To watch the video click on the image below.
This TWICE webinar, hosted by senior editor Alan Wolf, will take a look at what may be the hottest CE products at retail that will be sold during the all-important fourth quarter. Top technologies, market strategies and industry trends will be discussed with industry analysts and executives.