Top 9 Things to Know About the Weight Loss Industry

The total U.S. weight loss industry hit a new peak in 2018, growing 4% to $72 billion. The largest diet companies are shifting direction and changing ownership as Weight Watchers rebrands itself to its new name WW and focuses more on wellness, Jenny Craig is up for sale, NutriSystem gets acquired by Tivity Health, and Slim-Fast is acquired by Glanbia, a multilevel marketing firm.

Topics: Food & Beverage Pharmaceuticals Healthcare

28 Resources Covering the Roofing Industry

The ongoing recovery of the U.S. building market has had a notable impact on a few of the key construction sectors covered in-depth by The Freedonia Group, including the roofing industry.

Topics: Manufacturing & Construction Industry Insights

Weekly Wrap-Up: March 1, 2019

It's been a busy week for the analysts from Simba Information, Packaged Facts, The Freedonia Group, and Freedonia Focus Reports! 

Catch up on our recent headlines, including the latest on research funding policy, the food market, trends in flooring, data privacy, additive manufacturing, STM publishing, and more.

Topics: Industry Insights

Meet Industry Analyst Carolyn Zulandt

Carolyn Zulandt is a Content Development Specialist at The Freedonia Group, where she has worked since 2012. She holds a B.A. in Anthropology and History from Wake Forest University and an M.A. in History from Cleveland State University.

Topics: Market Research Provider The Freedonia Group

STM Publishing and the Rising Threat of Open Access Journals

Scientific, technical, and medical (STM) publishing exceeds $25 billion annually, and its leading competitors consistently post adjusted profit margins that exceed 30%, according to our research at Simba Information. 

However, these same STM publishers are facing disruption in the face of a movement to create open access to the scholarly research they publish. 

Topics: Education Media Industry Insights Simba Information

Weekly Wrap-Up: February 22, 2019

Catch up with the latest articles from Marketresearch.com's publishing brands, including analysis from The Freedonia Group and Simba Information. 

This week's insights span across the latest innovations in the lawn and garden industry, e-commerce and its effects on the box market, new headwinds against big tech companies, and much more. Read on to find out!

Topics: Industry Insights

Increasing Penetration of IP Cameras Driving the Global Video Surveillance Market

The global video surveillance market generated a revenue of $32.00 billion in 2017 and is estimated to achieve $36.54 billion in 2018, according to a market intelligence report published by BIS Research.

Topics: Business Services & Administration Industry Insights

Can China Become a Top Destination for Biologics Manufacturing?

Many have questioned whether China can move from "the world's factory” for consumer goods, electronics, and commodities, into technologically complex biologics.

Topics: Biotechnology Pharmaceuticals Industry Insights

Meet the Analyst: Ken Long, Industry Study Manager

Ken Long leads a team of analysts that produce studies on building and construction products at The Freedonia Group, where he has worked for more than 18 years. He has authored 64 studies, and his research has appeared in The Wall Street Journal, Forbes, Fortune, and many trade journals.

Topics: Market Research Strategy Market Research Provider The Freedonia Group

5 Hot Pet Innovations for 2019

Pet tech products reached $565 million in sales in 2018, according to new research from an upcoming report U.S. Pet Market Outlook 2019–2020 by Packaged Facts.

In the coming year, demand is expected to grow for smart pet technologies with innovative features that offer added safety and convenience.

Topics: Pets Industry Insights