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:

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

Sustainability in the Outdoor Living Industry

Sustainability is key trend impacting the outdoor living market, which encompasses a variety of applications such as:

Topics: House & Home Industry Insights

Green Building Products Move to the Mainstream, Creating New Market Opportunities

Energy-efficient building products not only help curb carbon emissions and reduce waste, but they can also save people money on their utility bills and create a more comfortable space with the climate controls and indoor air quality that consumers want and need.

Topics: Manufacturing & Construction Industry Insights

Key Factors Driving the Rise of Electric Equipment and Heavy Machinery

You may see an increasing number of electric vehicles on the roadways, but did you know that more and more equipment and heavy machinery used in mining, construction, and agriculture is also going electric?

Topics: Manufacturing & Construction Industry Insights The Freedonia Group

4 Ways the Food Industry Is Embracing Sustainability

Sustainability is huge trend in the food and beverage industry right now. In a recent video interview, The Freedonia Group's Research Analyst Peter Kusnic sat down with Industry Studies Manager Jennifer Mapes Christ to discuss how the food industry is working to reduce its environmental impact.

Topics: Food & Beverage Packaged Facts Industry Insights The Freedonia Group

Top 7 Videos by and Our Publishers in 2021 and our research divisions Packaged Facts, The Freedonia Group, and Simba Information have released dozens of videos over the past year that feature quick insights into different industries, such as pets, food & beverage, packaging, and education.

Topics: Industry Insights