Sarah Schmidt

Sarah Schmidt

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Market Research Weekly Wrap-Up: June 23, 2017

Get up to speed on the latest market insights with's weekly digest. 

With Whole Foods, Amazon Goes for the Grocery Gold

With Amazon suddenly in possession of the nation's foremost natural and organic foods retailer, Walmart must now play catch-up in the promising grocery retailing industry segment.

Topics: Industry Insights

15 Biotech Companies to Watch – New E-Book Now Available

Kalorama Information, a leading healthcare market research firm, just released a new e-book titled 15 Biotech Companies to Watch. This free resource covers a variety of innovative biotechnology companies and provides detailed information on novel products, emerging technologies, and M&A activity.

I caught up with Bruce Carlson, the Publisher of Kalorama Information, to hear more about the e-book and the biotechnology industry as a whole. Read the Q&A below for his unique insights into this rapidly evolving sector.

Topics: Biotechnology Kalorama Information

Check Out’s New Video Series

Have you visited’s YouTube page lately? We’ve released a steady stream of new videos that highlight current market forecasts and consumer research.

Here are a few featured videos. They are quick to watch — under one minute in length.


Topics: Packaged Facts Industry Insights The Freedonia Group

Euromonitor International Uncovers Top 3 Home Trends

Discover the latest trends shaping the home and garden sector, with expert insights from Euromonitor International, a global market research firm that has produced hundreds of authoritative reports on the topic.

Erika Sirimanne, Head of Home and Garden Research at Euromonitor International, identified three notable home trends in a recent video featured below. 

Topics: House & Home Industry Insights

The Beverage Industry: New Forecasts and Trends

The beverage industry is evolving rapidly, with a variety of hot growth sectors shaking up the status quo. There are more small and independent craft brewers and distillers operating in the U.S. than ever before, offering creative and unique flavor combinations to locavore-minded tourists and customers.

In addition, the markets for bottled water, coffee, tea, and energy and sports drinks continue to rise, as consumers seek out healthier beverages to consume on the go.

Topics: Food & Beverage Industry Insights

Market Research Weekly Wrap-Up: June 9, 2017

Get up to speed on the latest market insights with's weekly digest. Check out new research from analysts at The Business Research Company, The Freedonia Group, and Kalorama Information. 

Topics: Industry Insights

Market Research Weekly Wrap-Up: June 2, 2017

Check out the latest blog posts from covering a variety of timely topics, including:

  • Pharmaceutical market disruption
  • Robotic surgery
  • Protective packaging
  • High-end countertops
  • Credit card industry
  • Intelligent lighting market
Topics: Industry Insights in the News – April and May Highlights

In the last two months,'s publishing divisions were cited in wide variety of publications. A few select examples are featured below.

Read on to learn about the insights, quotes, and data covered by the press. To access additional information about a particular subject, click the link to the related report page.

Topics: Industry Insights

Market Research Weekly Wrap-Up: May 26, 2017

In this week's wrap-up, we bring you the latest blog posts from our publishing divisions.

Read new insights on a variety of markets including virtual reality in healthcare, value grocery retailers, smart technology, edible water packaging, the wedding industry, athletic footwear, millennial consumers, and more.

Topics: Industry Insights

7 Market Research Reports on the Millennial Consumer

As the biggest generation in history, millennials will have an enormous impact on the economy in the coming years. Researchers have analyzed the millennial generation from all angles — from how millennials behave at work, to how they feel about luxury brands, to the quality of their relationships with their parents, and much more.

Topics: Demographics Industry Insights