WHO WE ARE

We study the present, learn from the past and apply
our unique expertise to connect the dots
for limitless future possibilities.

FUTURISTS

defining cultural, generational and societal trends of tomorrow.

TECHNOLOGISTS

analyzing digital engagement and technology influencers.

DESIGN NOMADS

gathering design intelligence and forecasting future trends.

STRATEGISTS

turning intelligence into relevance with expertise driven solutions.

MEET OUR ONE-OF-A-KIND INNOVATORS AND DESIGNERS:

    MAXINE

    CEO, Chief Explorer of Opportunities

     

     

    SUSAN

    VP, Innovation Trends

    MANDI

    VP, Engagement Trends

     

     

    RIANN

    Trend Forecaster

    CATHY

    Trend Forecaster

    EMILY

    Design Strategy Analyst

    KAITLYN

    Trend Forecaster

     

     

    TERESE

    Trend Forecaster

    BETH

    Market Analyst

     

     

WHO WE
WORK WITH

IT’S ABOUT THE ABILITY TO BE FUTURE FORWARD,
YET REAL WORLD ORIENTED.

Our clients cover a diverse range of industries and we work with each by customizing trend insight and strategies to their future business goals.

  • home environments (architecture, building materials, furnishings, & decor)
  • automotive (manufacturing and accessories)
  • retail (mass, specialty and dealers/showrooms)
  • commercial environments and services (education, hospitality, healthcare and office)
  • technology (digital and social engagement)

Creativity is the power to connect the seemingly unconnected.

-William Plomer

HOW WE WORK

Our work is available as:

subscription reports
custom projects & strategy sessions
interactive onsite events

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Our deliverables include any combination of:

  • societal & cultural change drivers
  • consumer & generational insights
  • engagement & technology influencers
  • home, commercial & architecture trends
  • retail intelligence
  • seasonal & category design forecasting
  • product & service innovation

 

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SEE WHAT WE DO

EXAMPLES OF OUR TREND INSIGHT, INNOVATION AND STRATEGY
AT WORK FOR OUR CLIENTS.

TOUR:

A Concept Home for Generation Now

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READ:

Live/Work Home Built for Redesign

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WATCH:

A Generational Consumer Experience

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SEE:

Our Pinterest Boards from the 2018 Spring Tradeshows

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NEW IDEAS

YOU’VE FOUND IT! THE PLACE WHERE WE SHARE THE NEW IDEAS AND INNOVATION FROM OUR DESKS AND AROUND THE WORLD.
HUNGRY FOR MORE?
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Click image(s) below to download sample PDFs:

3 Ideas from Macro Trend & Engagement Insight

FEB/MAR 2018

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Spring 2018:
Simple Rebalance

A sample of one of five interior design trends for Spring 2018

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City Trendspotting:
NYC

Immersive and experiential retail spaces

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Stats that Stick with you: Heritage & Hangouts

Emotion drives design in residential & commercial spaces

DOWNLOAD PDF

 

Be curious. Stay curious. It’s the surest way to end up in an interesting or original place.

-Tom Farrey

CONNECT WITH US

LET'S TALK!

We’re located just outside of Detroit, Michigan and we love it here. Yes, even in the winter. Call, email or find us online and we’ll tell you more about us and our exceptional forecasts and services.


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Find Us
Sphere Trending

1116 Voorheis Rd.

Waterford MI, 48328

p. 248-681-3945
f. 248-681-3992

See our work, where we are traveling or just drop by and say hello! Please contact info@spheretrending.com with any inquiries