Sarah Schmidt

Sarah Schmidt

Recent Posts by Sarah Schmidt:

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 MarketResearch.com Founder and CEO Robert Granader tackling the thorny issue of fake news and fake research.

Topics: Industry Insights

MarketResearch.com and Carahsoft Deliver Knowledge Center Solutions to Government Agencies

MarketResearch.com, 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, MarketResearch.com’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

Weekly Wrap-Up: August 4, 2017

Quickly scan important new findings on the markets for dog toys, health care, professional services, textbooks, and more.

Plus, download a new white paper from Packaged Facts, Terminology Tempest in the Dairy Case, which explores the debate over the use of the words “milk” or “butter” to describe plant-based alternatives.

Topics: Industry Insights

What’s New in Healthcare Markets? Kalorama Information Shares Its 2017 Research

Life sciences tends to be a source of competitive and investor interest, because of its potential role in fighting disease and increasing human health. We asked one of our publishers, Kalorama Information, to talk about its recently published market studies. The publisher noted the following areas of health care.

Topics: Diagnostics Healthcare Kalorama Information Industry Insights

Forecasting Methods to Use During Periods of Volatility & Disruption

The last decade has been filled with unexpected events, from the global financial crisis to Brexit to the election of President Donald Trump. The reputations of polling companies have taken a public beating, and data gathered from surveys, interviews, and focus groups may fall under increased scrutiny as a result.

Given the current climate of volatility, how can consumer insight professionals, research analysts, and marketers choose the right forecasting methods and make meaningful predictions with confidence?

Topics: Market Research Strategy How To's

Weekly Wrap-Up: July 21, 2017

Are you looking to keep up with new industry trends and up-to-the-minute market research? 

Check out this week's weekly wrap-up for information on health care, telecom, the cruise industry, banking, roofing, and much more.

Topics: Industry Insights

5 Top Trends to Watch at AACC 2017

The American Association for Clinical Chemistry (AACC) is about to host its 69th Annual Scientific Meeting & Clinical Lab Expo, which will take place from July 31 through August 4.

According to the AACC website, the expo showcases a variety of cutting-edge technology with more than 200 new product introductions each year. With so much happening in the field, what should attendees expect to see?

Topics: Diagnostics Kalorama Information

Market Research Weekly Wrap-Up: July 14, 2017

Check out the latest insights and analysis from leading market research publishers. This wrap-up features new blog posts on a number of dynamic markets:

  • Meal kit delivery services
  • Global probiotics
  • Plumbing fixtures
  • Indonesian IVD
  • 5G, AI, IoT, and data analytics
Topics: Industry Insights