Sarah Schmidt

Sarah Schmidt

Sarah Schmidt is a Managing Editor at, a leading provider of global market intelligence products and services.

Recent Posts by Sarah Schmidt:

An Overview of Technavio: Your Top Questions Answered

Technavio is an industry-leading global market research and advisory firm that specializes in identifying growth opportunities, trends, and challenges that can affect the market landscape.

Topics: Market Research Provider

An Interview on Pet Food Sustainability: Insights from the Petfood Forum

Shannon Landry, the Pet Brand Manager at Packaged Facts, recently participated in a panel discussion on pet food sustainability at the Petfood Forum, a premier conference for professionals in the pet food and treat industry.

Topics: Pets Packaged Facts Industry Insights

Primary Market Research: An Informative Guide

Making informed decisions is crucial for business success. Primary market research serves as a powerful tool to guide your strategies by providing deeper insights into consumer preferences and the overall market landscape.

Topics: Market Research Strategy How To's

7 Key Advantages of Outsourcing Market Research Services

To make effective strategic decisions, business leaders need an accurate and objective understanding of market growth trajectories, key opportunities and threats, and the overall competitive landscape.

Topics: Market Research Strategy How To's

Jennifer Christ’s Keynote Address on Sustainable Packaging at the Ohio Food Industry Summit

Jennifer Christ, a long-time analyst and research manager at The Freedonia Group and Packaged Facts, recently gave a keynote address at the Ohio Food Industry Summit in Columbus, Ohio.

Topics: Food & Beverage Manufacturing & Construction Packaged Facts The Freedonia Group Honored for Improving Its Search Capabilities on Profound

We are thrilled to announce that was honored with the Elastic 2023 Excellence Search Business Transformation Award, which was presented at the 2024 ElasticON event in New York on March 26, 2024.

Topics: Profound Market Research Provider

5 Key Pet Industry Trends to Watch 2024-2028

After more than a decade of steady growth, the US pet market has faced a variety of complex challenges in recent years. From the uncertainty of the pandemic to the upheaval caused by sky-high inflation and rising interest rates, it’s been quite a roller coaster, as Shannon Landry Brown, the Pet Brand Manager for Packaged Facts, explained.

Topics: Pets Packaged Facts Industry Insights

5 Things to Know About the Industrial Fasteners Market

Mechanical fasteners used in industrial applications include a wide range of products, from bolts and screws to washers and clamps. Fasteners are not only used in industrial machinery, but also construction, motor vehicles, and aerospace equipment.

Topics: Materials & Chemicals Manufacturing & Construction Industry Insights Heavy Industry

5 Global Industries Poised for Rapid Growth in 2024

Discover five fast-growing industries that are making waves in the business world, and learn which key segments offer the highest potential for revenue growth, based on new data from a variety of leading market research firms.

Topics: Software & Enterprise Computing E-commerce & IT Outsourcing Energy & Resources Healthcare Industry Insights

AI for Market Research: A CEO's Perspective Founder and CEO, Robert Granader, successfully steered his company through a variety of industry transformations. Decades ago, he transitioned the business from a spiral-bound catalog selling printed reports to a global e-commerce website specializing in digital downloads.

Topics: Market Research Strategy How To's