Meet ThinkLab, your research partner for the interiors industry.

Tired of working harder, not smarter? We understand. So we leverage research to transform confusion into clarity. Experience the ThinkLab difference.
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Focused on the Design Ecosystem

We are the only market research firm wholly focused on the design ecosystem.

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Rooted in Industry Experience

We posses a deep understanding that comes from having lived the worlds of both manufacturing and design.

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Empowering Informed Decisions

We are uniquely positioned to translate data into actionable insights that drive your business forward, faster.

Focused on the design ecosystem:

ThinkLab exists at the intersection of business and design.

Our passion is connecting the worlds of manufacturing and design to help you make decisions armed with industry-specific market research.

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Rooted in Industry Experience:

Fast-forward your approach to industry insights.

Don’t waste time bringing non-industry consultants up to speed when you can partner with experts. Having worked in A&D firms and manufacturing headquarters, ThinkLab has research specific to your areas of focus.

Recent ThinkLab Research:

U.S. Design Industry Benchmark Report:

The average designer has 26x as much specification power as the average American has buying power. That number can be up to 111x for Interior Design Giants of Design specifiers.

Average Consumer Spending Power
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Average Designer Specifying Power
26x
Designer from Top 200 Firm Specifying Power
111x
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Number of Design Firms in the U.S. in 2020.
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year-over-year increase in number of design firms.

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Empowering Informed Decisions:

Experience content that inspires action.

ThinkLab keeps a finger on the pulse of industry economics and design process innovation to track trends that will drive our future.

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Our Perspective on Hot Industry Topics:

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Blog Article

Selling the Value of Professional A&D Services in a Pandemic-Driven Economy

Since COVID-19 became part of our everyday vernacular, the ThinkLab team has been working behind the scenes to track the metrics of how the virus is affecting the interiors industry.

Digital Seminar

Shift Happens: 10 Bold Predictions for 2021 and Beyond

Back by popular demand, ThinkLab presents its 10 BOLD predictions for 2021 and beyond, with a LIVE Q&A to address your most pressing questions.

  • Manufacturers, independent reps, distributors, and end users
  • Beginner through experienced professional

 

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Podcast

Season 1, Episode 1: The Power of Positive Disruption

In this episode, we explore both the power of design to influence change and early indicators (and opportunities) for disruption within the industry.

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