Product Industries- Highlight
30 Nov 2018
Under the long shadow cast by the China-US trade friction, the overall sentiment was weakening at the 2018 HKTDC Hong Kong International Lighting Fair (Autumn Edition). According to a survey conducted at the event, the industry was cautiously optimistic about the lighting market prospects in 2019, albeit less so than in earlier polls. Product-wise, LED lighting will be the brightest spot in the industry, especially LEDs for smart lighting system.
Aside from various brick-and-mortar retailers, e-commerce channels have quickly become a new force in the watch industry. For Hong Kong watch suppliers, it is imperative to understand the fast-changing local retail landscape and select the optimal distribution strategy.
According to a recent survey of the mainland catering market, conducted by HKTDC Research, favorable online reviews frequently motivate consumers to visit particular restaurants. For many mainland consumers, sharing their dining experiences on social media is almost habitual, while they also tend to seek out restaurants endorsed by friends and acquaintances. The culinary experiences shared by influencers or KOLs also play a substantial role in the dining decisions of many mainlanders.