If you are thinking of starting or expanding your heat transfer business, you must do your research on the market.
One must know for you is the niche markets for HTV decoration businesses. These should be selected irrespective of your business’s geolocation. You should be able to virtually take your business worldwide. Hence, we are discussing 5 markets that are known to be crowd-pleasers, and hopefully, they’ll resonate with you.
5 niche markets for the HTV decoration business
1. Custom Camping decoration - outdoors
The end of summers is not the end of outdoor activities. Most people prefer going camping and doing outdoor activities like fishing during the cooler months. You already know that we can use heat vinyl and paper on hard surfaces like wood, plastics, etc. So instead of just making clothes depicting camping or fishing, decorate some coolers or bait boxes or tumblers and tiffin boxes. They make for great additions and good motivation for the next trip to use them as well.
2. Health and Fitness – forever in trend
This is a niche that never goes out of trend. People invest in health and fitness all year round, more so in colder months. Because of not being so active outside. The range to be customized in this category is very wide. From gym t-shirts and clothes to yoga mats, water bottles, towels and so much more. Yoga mats are however tricky but you can explore correct ways and different options to nail it as customizing it.
Furthermore, using reflective HTV in this niche is very much a popular trend. Not only is it attractive, but it also makes it safe for people to wear while jogging or running, or practicing outside. If you prefer going out for a run in the early mornings or late evenings, having a reflecting design on your clothes becomes a must. What’s more? It allows you to achieve the same high-end retail looks that some of the big-name athletic brands in the industry have.
3. Fall Sports & Fanwear
Fanwear is something that is exclusive and is in demand. Especially, during the game season. Come the Olympics or the world cup season, or just a school game, the fanwear promotes team pride and enthusiasm. Whether you are standing in the stands or watching the game from your home, the ambiance is set with your clothes. Become a business to cater to all the teams in your town, whether at a school/college level or a professional team.
4. Home Décor
Home décor is where you spend most of your waking and sleeping time nowadays such a case, that has to be as HGTV like as possible. After all, you see must be good enough to keep you happy and stress-free. There is no better way to accessorize than custom-decorating your home using popular HTV materials.
5. Label making
Another niche market for HTV decoration is labels. There is a whole industry in the label-making itself, where big brands outsource the label-making to someone. Or the custom label makers lend their services to make a new label for your business to use instead of the cloth label. This has gotten very popular and is here to stay as every good business needs its name on the product.