Growth in the number of water-themed amusement parks, as well as water parks around the world, is anticipated to boost demand within the global robotic pool cleaner market in the coming years. Furthermore, fast-paced urbanization is also anticipated to support the expansion of the global robotic pool cleaner market in near future. In addition to this, the growing adoption of programmable and autonomous pool-cleaning robots is also boding well for the development of the global robotic pool cleaner market in the coming years.
Key types of products offered by manufacturers in the global robotic pool cleaner market are commercial pool cleaning robots, as well as residential pool cleaning robots. Growing demand for residential robotic pool cleaners is most likely to augment growth in the global robotic pool cleaner market in the coming years. By the type of cleaning, the products in the global robotic pool cleaner market can be further classified into multi-surface cleaning robots, as well as single-surface cleaning robots. Multi-surface cleaning robots are expected to record the highest demand in coming years.
Growing demand from the hospitality sector, as well as increasing affordability of certain products that make it possible for use in residential applications is also propelling the growth of the global robotic pool cleaner market. By weight, the products in the global robotic pool cleaner market can be segmented into robots that weigh less than 11 KGs, 11 to 18 KG, 18 to 28 KG, 28 to 60 KG, and robots that weigh more than 60 KG. Based on the time of the cleaning cycle, the solutions in the global robotic pool cleaner market can be further classified into robots that take less than 2 hours, 2 hours to 2.5 hours, 2.5 hours to 3 hours, and more than 3 hours. The solutions and products in the global robotic pool cleaner market are made available to the customer through online stores, as well as indirect and direct sales through offline stores.
Europe Leads the Robotic Pool Cleaner Market
Europe accounted for a considerable share of the global robotic pool cleaner market in the recent past. Some of the key drivers supporting this trend are the fast-paced adoption of new technologies by regional customers, as well as the increase in the cost of human labor. Moreover, the presence of a large number of established and renowned robotics manufacturers and pool cleaning robot manufacturers in the region is also boosting growth within the Europe robotic pool cleaner market. Increasing demand from regional customers is also propelling growth within the robotic pool cleaner markets in Asia Pacific, as well as North America. Increasing spending on pool equipment and accessories, as well as the presence of highly hygiene-conscious individuals in the region, is thrusting growth in the North American robotic pool cleaner market.
Robotic Pool Cleaner Market Players Focusing on Launching New Products
A few of the leading manufacturers and players operating in the landscape of the global robotic pool cleaner market include Mariner 3S AG, Milagrow Robot, Fluidra, Rock Rocker, Zucchetti Centro Sistemi S.p.A., BWT Holding GmbH, Maytronics Ltd., Pentair AES, Water Tech Corp., and Hayward Industries, Inc., among others. Players are undertaking research and development activities to develop and manufacture new types of pool-cleaning robots that can perform various cleaning tasks in minimal time. They are also working towards the development of affordable and low-cost products that can be adopted in residential settings.
Furthermore, the emergence and integration of cloud technologies in the products in the global robotic pool cleaner market has also allowed certain manufacturers to offer their customers to program and control their pool cleaning robots remotely. Some other notable growth and expansion strategies employed by market players include product innovations and new product launches. For instance, a new pool cleaning robot that features extended life and enhanced cyclonic suction systems of two cleaning cycles to facilitate seamless and efficient cleaning of different types of pool surfaces was launched by Zodiac in October of 2021.