U.S. Kidney Dialysis Clinics Form a Profitable $24 Billion Industry

Kidney dialysis is a life or death, crucial healthcare service that costs about $90,000 per year per patient. The large competitors have enjoyed a near monopoly for years, but changes are coming that could hamper that growth and profitability.

Topics: Healthcare Industry Insights

Cannabis Growing Supplies in North America: 4 Key Markets to Watch

In June 2019, Illinois became the eleventh U.S. state to legalize recreational (i.e., adult use, nonmedical) marijuana, and just the second in the Midwest after Michigan to clear the way for adult marijuana retail markets to form. Furthermore, in July 2019, the Ending Federal Marijuana Prohibition Act received a historic first hearing in congressunderscoring that legal weed is no longer just a west coast phenomenon.

Topics: Retail Industry Insights The Freedonia Group

Weekly Wrap-Up: July 19, 2019

Take a break from the heat with some ice cold industry analysis from The Freedonia Group, Freedonia Focus Reports, and more!  Articles this week covered the impact of bikesharing on bike shops, new cannabis laws and packaging, water treatment companies, and electric vehicle charging systems.

Topics: Industry Insights

12 Global Water Treatment Companies to Watch

Though fragmented in terms of overall market share, the global water treatment industry is generally dominated by major international suppliers of equipment and chemicals, though smaller, more local manufacturers can play a significant role in driving the market. The Freedonia Group, a division of MarketResearch.com, has years of experience examining this diverse industry, with a full catalog of reports focused on water treatment products and key market participants.

Topics: Materials & Chemicals Industry Insights The Freedonia Group

Overview of the Electric Vehicle Fast Charging System Market

An electric vehicle fast charging system is an essential component of the electric vehicle ecosystem and is used to charge batteries of electric vehicles faster than other chargers. These chargers supply electric energy to the electric vehicle to charge the battery of both electric vehicles and plug-in hybrid vehicles.

Topics: Transportation & Shipping Industry Insights

Weekly Wrap-Up: July 12, 2019

Catch up on all the latest from The Freedonia Group, Packaged Facts, and Simba Information. This week's headlines include air and noise pollution, the grocery shopping habits of the affluent, disruption in the market for K-12 instructional materials, and more.

Topics: Industry Insights

How Semiconductor OEMs Are Exploring System on a Chip Design to Manage Power in IoT Devices

Internet of Things (IoT) is a mega trend that is driving digitization across multiple industries, both at enterprise and consumer levels. While IoT devices may appear as a simple idea, actual implementation is complex as they require high-performance hardware platforms equipped with an integrated architecture of components for computing, sensing, and wireless communication.

Topics: Software & Enterprise Computing Industry Insights

U.S. Physical Therapy Clinics Constitute a Growing $34 Billion Industry

Physical therapy services provide a cost-effective way to prevent short-term disabilities from becoming chronic conditions, to help avoid invasive procedures, to speed recovery from surgery and musculoskeletal injuries and to eliminate or minimize the need for opioids.

Topics: Healthcare Industry Insights

Weekly Wrap-Up: June 28, 2019

Be sure to catch up on all the latest insights and analysis from Packaged Facts and Simba Information, covering topics in global pet care, public school enrollment, the wealth gap, and more.

Topics: Industry Insights

The Publishing Industry Expands Mobile Content for Professional Use

The growth of mobile technology has created great opportunities for publishers that develop content for professionals in medicine, business, law, scientific and technical fields.

Accessing content with tablets and smartphones is becoming the norm for many professionals in a variety of occupations.

Topics: Media Industry Insights Simba Information