Weekly Wrap-Up: July 17, 2020

Explore our latest blog posts, press releases, and media headlines featuring new market data and analysis from the experts at The Freedonia Group, Simba Information, and Packaged Facts.

Topics: Industry Insights

Tiny Homes: A Booming Market

The high cost of housing is motivating more people to live small — in tiny homes that are less than 500 square feet, a space that could easily fit inside a regular family room.

Topics: Manufacturing & Construction Industry Insights The Freedonia Group

How COVID-19 Is Reshaping the Global Ventilator Market

Ventilators offer critical care support to patients who are unable to breathe on their own. The recently discovered novel coronavirus strain, also known as COVID-19, has led to a rapid rate of respiratory infections and deaths globally. Therefore, a dramatic rise in the demand for ventilators is currently being witnessed, owing to the severe respiratory illness caused by the disease.

Topics: Healthcare Medical Devices Industry Insights

The Impact of COVID-19 on Millennials and Gen Z Consumers

Millennials and Generation Z are a key consumer segment — they accounted for a combined 46% of the global population in 2019, according to survey data cited in a recent podcast by Euromonitor International titled “Millennials and Generation Z in the Age of Coronavirus.”

Topics: Demographics Industry Insights

Weekly Wrap-Up: June 26, 2020

Our market research analysts bring you new data on a broad range of industries, from pools & spas to cannabis to tiny homes and more. See our latest headlines below.

Topics: Industry Insights

The U.S. Advertising Industry in the Era of COVID-19

The U.S. advertising industry experienced steady growth throughout almost the entire decade 2009 through 2019, but the COVID-19 pandemic is expected to bring about a steep, sudden drop in revenues.

Topics: Advertising Industry Insights The Freedonia Group

2020 Diet Trends & U.S. Consumer Data on Weight Loss

Nearly 72% of U.S. adults are overweight or obese, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

But what percentage of overweight or obese adults are actively dieting? And what are the motivations driving this behavior? Do age groups differ in their dietary concerns?

Topics: Food & Beverage Packaged Facts Industry Insights

Weekly Wrap-Up: June 19, 2020

Each week, we list out the free resources that have become available including blog posts, press releases, white papers, and media mentions. Read the latest headlines to learn new market data and insights from our publishers.

Topics: Industry Insights

The Impact of COVID-19 on the Role-Playing Games Market

Most industries now face significant ramifications due to the COVID-19 pandemic and global economic slowdowns. However, not every industry has slid into a tailspin. The role-playing games market, for example, is expected to see 9.22% year-on-year growth up to 2023, according to a new report by The Business Research Company. COVID-19 has had both positive and negative effects on this market.

Topics: Software & Enterprise Computing Consumer Electronics Industry Insights

The Soaring Demand for Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) During COVID-19

To help prevent the spread of COVID-19, a wide array of healthcare organizations, businesses, and consumers have scrambled to obtain items they once took for granted or had little need for: personal protective equipment (PPE), including disposable masks, face shields, and medical gloves.

Topics: Medical Devices Industry Insights