2016 was a big year for consumer and industrial products due to rapidly evolving technology. From increasing workplace efficiency to improving an individual’s surrounding environments, these products are significantly impacting daily lives everywhere.

1. Automatic guided vehicles are incorporated in food and beverage plants to help increase safety and efficiency.

2. These wireless smart earbuds are able to enhance or eliminate noises around you depending on your environment.

3. Wayv creates a compact portable microwave, making cooking in the wilderness quick and easy.

4. New portable air purifier is able to clean the air around you wherever you are, capturing up to 99% of particles around you.

5. Saltwater Brewery’s six-pack rings are 100% biodegradable, proving a safe and environmentally friendly alternative to plastic holders.