Weekly Wrap-Up: February 1, 2019

The polar vortex hasn't stopped the hardworking analysts from Packaged Facts, The Freedonia Group, Freedonia Focus Reports, and Simba Information from delivering scorching hot market analysis.

Check out this week's topics, which include demographic trends in consumer wealth, pet tech, the aviation market, packaging,  and more.

Topics: Industry Insights

Phytogenics: An Innovative New Trend in Animal Feed

Feed phytogenics, sometimes also referred to as botanicals or phytobiotics, are plant-based feed additives utilized in animal nutrition. They are derived from herbs, spices, and extracts (such as essential oils). According to many leading players in the industry – including Delacon, Cargill, and BIOMIN – phytogenics are key solutions for conventional and antibiotic-free animal nutrition.

Topics: Industry Insights Materials & Chemicals

7 Growing Industries to Watch in 2019

You know the saying: New year, new market opportunities!

After a chaotic 2018 — a year defined by tariffs and trade wars, unprecedented merger and acquisition activity, stock market volatility, and murmurings that a new recession is brewing — finding the next big industry can be a real challenge.

Topics: Industry Insights The Freedonia Group

The Automotive Intelligent Lighting Industry: Key Insights & Statistics

According to a recent market intelligence report from BIS Research, the automotive intelligent lighting market was valued at $9.40 billion in 2017 and is expected to reach $15.08 billion by 2023, growing at a CAGR of 8.44% during the forecast period from 2018 to 2023.

Topics: Heavy Industry Transportation & Shipping

Imports and Exports: The Benefits of Utilizing Trade Data

Note: The following is an excerpt from the white paper "Trade Analysis: Using Trade Data in Strategic Decision Making" published by Freedonia Custom Research. To read the entire white paper, download it here for free

Topics: Market Research Strategy How To's

Weekly Wrap-Up: January 18, 2019

It's been a busy start to the year for Marketresearch.com!

Be sure to catch up with this week's headlines from Packaged Facts, Freedonia Focus Reports, and Kalorama Information, including the latest analysis on the financial services market, ramifications of the federal government shutdown, local bans on certain plastics, the Sears bankruptcy proceedings, and more.

Topics: Industry Insights

Blood Glucose Test Strips to Reach Record Sales Due to Global Diabetes Epidemic

In 2021, the global market for blood glucose test strips will be worth $12.93 billion, its highest ever level, a new report from the Business Research Company shows.

Topics: Industry Insights Healthcare Medical Devices

Sears Bankruptcy Highlights Competitive Retail Environment in 2019

Update: As of January 16, Sears and ESL Investments appear to have reached an agreement to keep the company in business and stores open for now. Be sure to subscribe to our blog for ongoing insights and analysis on new developments in this story.

Is this the end of the road for one of the oldest retailers in the US?

Topics: Industry Insights Retail

Weekly Wrap-Up: January 11, 2019

With so much going on in the news lately, it can be hard to keep up.  Take a moment to check out the latest headlines from The Freedonia Group, Freedonia Focus Reports, Simba Information, and Kalorama Information.  This week, hot topics included developments in activated carbon, a resurgence in polyethylene, beverage trends, the federal government shutdown and education funding, reports from the J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference, and more.

Topics: Industry Insights

Sourcing Demographic Data to Analyze Your Target Market

From financial services firms to car manufacturers, all types of companies can benefit from understanding their customers on a deeper level.

Topics: Demographics Market Research Strategy