Sarah Schmidt

Sarah Schmidt

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Weekly Wrap-Up: September 22, 2017

It was a busy week for our research analysts at The Freedonia Group, Freedonia Focus Reports, Simba Information, and Packaged Facts. 

Catch up on their latest blogs with our weekly round-up, and check out a new guest post from MarketsandMarkets on a game-changing technology in the telecom industry.

Topics: Industry Insights

Weekly Wrap-Up: September 15, 2017

Each week we round up the latest market research blogs to bring you fresh data and insights from industry analysts. Today, we highlight articles on the e-commerce giant Amazon, clean label trends in the dairy industry, technology usage in classrooms, factors boosting immunoassays, and other timely topics. 

Last but not least, we also share a new downloadable presentation covering the top players in the U.S. pet market.

Topics: Industry Insights

Clean Label Trend Sets a New Norm for Dairy Products

Increasingly people want the freshest and most natural products made from the fewest ingredients without artificial additives — and the dairy aisle is no exception.

Consumers are closely examining nutrition labels and factoring them into their purchase decision, often favoring clean-label foods and beverages made with natural and organic ingredients. 

Topics: Food & Beverage Packaged Facts Industry Insights

Weekly Wrap-Up: September 1, 2017

See our latest article round-up, bringing you the latest market research data and analysis across a broad range of industries. This week's posts explore the markets for housing, craft beer, Texas sand, IVD, and education products.

Plus, check out our recent media coverage in The New York Times, Marketplace, CNBC, and other top publications.

Topics: Industry Insights in the News: Summer 2017 Highlights

In the last two months,'s publishing divisions were cited in a broad range of publications including The New York Times, Marketplace, and CNBC.

Scroll through our recent press hits below. To access additional information about a particular subject, click the link to view the related report page.

Topics: Industry Insights

Weekly Wrap-Up: August 25, 2017

Read the latest analysis on leading brands such as Harley-Davidson, Whole Foods, and LEGO Education.

Plus, learn about innovative companies in molecular point-of-care. If you're interested in IVD, don't miss the new feature page covering the in vitro diagnostics market which includes helpful charts, infographics, and more.

Topics: Industry Insights

Weekly Wrap-Up: August 18, 2017

As technology changes and consumer preferences shift, the competitive landscape enters a state of flux. This week's blog posts explore several dynamic markets including paving asphalt, dairy and dairy alternatives, and natural food coloring.

Two additional posts discuss the role of disruption and include tips for navigating a volatile market.

Topics: Industry Insights

Tracking Disruption and Innovation Across Multiple Industries

Disruptive innovation has the power to transform the market landscape and topple industry giants. Take Kodak, Blockbuster, or Borders as examples.

In hindsight, disruption may seem inevitable. But charting the course of technological innovation and predicting its impact in real time is complex and challenging.

Topics: Industry Insights

Weekly Wrap-Up: August 11, 2017

This week's round-up brings you the latest insights from a variety of industry analysts at top market research publishers, including The Freedonia Group, Packaged Facts, and Simba Information.

Plus, don't miss a new thought-provoking article written by Founder and CEO Robert Granader tackling the thorny issue of fake news and fake research.

Topics: Industry Insights and Carahsoft Deliver Knowledge Center Solutions to Government Agencies, the leading provider of global market intelligence products and services, recently announced a partnership with Carahsoft Technology Corp., a trusted government IT solutions provider. Through this agreement,’s Kalorama Information Knowledge Center is now available to government agencies via Carahsoft’s GSA Schedule Contract, which helps to streamline the ordering process for federal employees.

Topics: Market Research Provider Knowledge Centers