Scarlet Opus’ Products & Services

We play a crucial support role for, and in, our client’s teams: retail merchandising, Buying, Sales, Marketing, Design, New Product Development … in fact right across their whole business.

What will consumers want for their #home & #garden over the next 18 months? What should a staycation offer? What will inspire employees to return to the office? What is the future of hotels and restaurants?

We provide answers to these & many other of their questions about the next few years … specific to each client’s product or service sector, their marketing & their customers. Detailed, accurate, proven reports about the future of Living. Working. Playing. Consumer Product Trends.

Our clients are Retailers, Manufacturers, Hospitality & Travel business owners, Interior Architects/Designers & Trade Associations. we’re often asked to collaborate with consumer & trade press. 

Our responsibility and role is to let them know which future trends are relevant to their business … why … and how to capitalize on them. 

Changing uncertainty into positive opportunity.
Turning future Trend Intelligence into profitable new ventures. Leveraging Trend Intelligence to create unique & sustainable competitive advantages for your business, enabling your company to reach your chosen future.

Knowing what is coming next in your market sector, helps you to de-risk innovation & drive growth in any business, new or existing.
Future Trend Intelligence informs marketing strategy, sales activities, new & existing product development & workplace design. As a team we cause seismic, positive advancement, inspiration and guidance for client teams, improving results in all business areas and by all business measures.

Confident, trustworthy research with unbiased perspective.
Trends are derived from in-depth research of ‘change & development’ in politics, culture, society, the environment, science/medicine/biology and technology; and the constant assessment of how these changes might impact behaviour in society, and then a prediction of how behavioural change will affect what people want to surround themselves with.

Knowledge of the future is a powerful business tool.
Minimising all risks by providing insight to enable leaders & managers to make more informed decisions about product & service design, brand development and marketing strategies that are totally aligned with customer desires.

We identify future consumer & design trends for many sectors:

  • Residential, Workplace, education, health & Hospitality Interiors
  • Gardens, landscaping, urban spaces
  • Retail showrooms & stores, merchandising …
  • Manufacturing consumer products (exc Fashion)
  • Automotive design
  • Travel & Tourism
  • Hotel & Restaurant
  • Dining & Food Trends

 It starts with a conversation