Sarah Schmidt

Sarah Schmidt

Recent Posts by Sarah Schmidt:

Power Lawn and Garden Equipment: Top Trends and Statistics

Power lawn and garden equipment is an important component of the lawn care industry and the landscaping industry. Both residential home gardeners and commercial landscapers use a variety of equipment such as lawnmowers, garden tractors, trimmers and edgers, and blowers. This equipment aids in the upkeep of manicured lawns and gardens, parks, golf courses, and athletic fields.

Topics: House & Home Industry Insights The Freedonia Group

Weekly Wrap-Up: May 18, 2018

Here’s a recap of the most recent blog posts published by market research firms this past week. Topics include financial services, consumer goods, automotive, life coaching, and pharmaceuticals.

Topics: Industry Insights

Weekly Wrap-Up: May 11, 2018

Each week, a variety of market research publishers release a flurry of industry analysis and news commentary, and this week is no exception.

Catch up on all the latest here. We compile the top headlines in one place for your convenience.

Topics: Industry Insights

Conducting Market Research? Don’t Miss These 3 Critical Steps

In order to make informed, data-driven business decisions, you need quality market research.

Market research is essential for all types of businesses in different stages of growth.

Topics: Market Research Strategy How To's

Weekly Wrap-Up: May 4, 2018

In this post, we bring you the latest articles by our in-house publishing divisions and external partners.

Read about a variety of markets including electric trucks, next generation sequencing, pet grooming services, and much more.

Topics: Industry Insights

3 Grocery Industry Trends Focused on Health & Wellness

For many of today's consumers, food is considered an essential component of overall health & wellness. Grocery shoppers are not only looking for clean-label, "free-from" foods, they're also seeking products with added health benefits such as disease prevention and weight loss. 

Topics: Food & Beverage Packaged Facts Industry Insights

7 New White Papers Available from’s publishing divisions and external partners have released a number of new white papers that provide expert insights and practical information to help you stay ahead of the latest industry trends.

Available for instant download, these free resources cover a wide range of markets including pets, off-highway equipment, interior design, and more.

Topics: Industry Insights

Weekly Wrap-Up: April 20, 2018

Scan through the latest blog posts from The Freedonia Group, Packaged Facts, Kalorama Information, Simba Information, Freedonia Focus Reports, The Business Research Company, and BIS Research.

Get expert updates on a variety of markets including lighting, nonwovens, pets, IVD, education, and much more.

Topics: Industry Insights

Weekly Wrap-Up: April 13, 2018

Check out the latest industry articles from Simba Information, The Freedonia Group, Freedonia Focus Reports, and Packaged Facts.

These articles cover a variety of dynamic markets including education technology, boating, paper industry machinery, and pet products and services.

Topics: Industry Insights

4 Pet Industry Trends to Watch in 2018 and Beyond

The U.S. pet industry reached $86 billion in 2017 and continues to have a strong growth trajectory, according to a comprehensive new report by Packaged Facts titled U.S. Pet Market Outlook, 2018-2019.

While sales of pet products and services rose nearly 5% last year, threats of disruption keep industry players scrambling to adjust to a rapidly shifting market landscape.

Topics: Pets Packaged Facts Industry Insights