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:

15 Leading Publishers of K-12 Scientific Instructional Materials

The number of STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics) jobs in the U.S. is expected to grow in the future, but some worry the workforce will not keep pace.

Topics: Education Industry Insights Simba Information

Top 7 Things to Know About the U.S. Pet Industry

The U.S. pet industry continues to defy gravity and surge to new heights.

Topics: Pets Industry Insights

3 Food Packaging Trends to Watch

The food market is challenging for packaging suppliers due to the immense number of unique applications where packaging must not only meet detailed performance standards but also be cost-effective and align with specific sustainability targets.

Topics: Food & Beverage Manufacturing & Construction Industry Insights The Freedonia Group

New Short-Run Global Economic Forecast from The Freedonia Group

The Freedonia Group, a leading market research firm and division of, actively monitors reports on how COVID-19 and other world events are affecting demand, investment, supply chains, and industry consolidation.

Topics: Industry Insights

Learn About Perry/Hope Partners, a New Publisher on Academic

Did you know Academic expanded its subscription offerings to include Perry/Hope Partners?

Topics: Academic

The Effect of Inflation on Consumers and What It Means for Brands

The COVID-19 pandemic greatly influenced consumer behavior for the last two years, but in 2022, the central concern will increasingly be the cost of living, according to research cited in a recent podcast by Mintel titled “The Impact of Inflation on the Cost of Living and Consumer Behavior.”

Topics: Cosmetics & Personal Care Travel & Leisure Food & Beverage Retail E-commerce & IT Outsourcing How To's Industry Insights

An Interview with Kentley Insights, a New Publisher on Academic Academic recently expanded its collection of research to include subscription access to Kentley Insights, a leader in data-rich market research reports.

Topics: Academic Market Research Provider

Is High Inflation Here to Stay? Industry Analysts Weigh In

Have we turned a corner? Will high inflation continue for years on end?

Topics: Market Research Strategy Industry Insights

3 Influential Food Industry Trends to Watch in 2022

The COVID-19 pandemic prompted many U.S. consumers to sharpen their focus on their overall health, wellbeing, and weight management goals. Amid widespread concerns about illness, consumers became increasingly interested in foods they perceived to be healthier.

Topics: Food & Beverage Packaged Facts Industry Insights

Once a Happy Customer, Now an Employee!

As one of the largest and most authoritative market intelligence services available,'s Profound solution is a go-to resource for many global investment banks and top management consulting firms.

Topics: Academic Market Research Provider