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:

5 Influential Pet Industry Trends to Watch in 2022

The U.S. pet industry has been an investor favorite for years, but 2020 only intensified its appeal.

Topics: Pets Industry Insights

The Growth of the Global Spa Industry

You can find spas in strip malls, high-end resorts, and fitness centers.

Some spas are simple facilities with not much more than a massage table, while others are luxurious destinations that draw travelers from around the world.

Topics: Travel & Leisure Industry Insights

12 Leading Educational Publishers in the PreK-12 School Market

Educational publishing is no stranger to disruption, and this vast, shifting market is experiencing new waves of challenges and competitive forces related to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Topics: Education Simba Information

Monthly Recap: Our Top News Headlines from October 2021's trusted research brands Packaged Facts, The Freedonia Group, and Simba Information were recently featured in The Wall Street Journal, Fortune, Forbes, The Seattle Times, and a variety of trade publications.

Topics: Industry Insights

4 Top Apparel Industry Trends to Watch in 2021 and 2022

What does the future hold for the apparel industry in 2021 and 2022?

Topics: Apparel Industry Insights

5 Hot Pet Innovations for 2021

Innovative pet tech products automate tedious pet care tasks and help support better pet health.

Topics: Pets Industry Insights

7 Things to Know About the Global Medical Publishing Market

Medical publishing targets both students and professionals practicing in a variety of healthcare professions. The market encompasses a broad range of formats from journals and books to online content such as databases and clinical research tools.

Topics: Media Industry Insights Simba Information

3 Smart Ways to Capitalize on Your Year-End Budget

Many organizations have cautiously held their breath during these uncertain times. For conglomerates with many different lines of business, choosing which way to leap or where to invest can be challenging.

Topics: Market Research Strategy

5 Key Trends to Watch in the Beauty Market in 2021

The global cosmetics and personal care industry took a hit during the COVID-19 pandemic, but industry professionals remain optimistic about the future.

Topics: Cosmetics & Personal Care Industry Insights

5 Key Trends in the Furniture Industry for 2021 and Beyond

Continued growth in building construction and rising disposable income levels have boosted the demand for furniture in the U.S. in recent years.  

Topics: House & Home Industry Insights