Greener Products Mean Greener Windfalls for Landscaping Manufacturers

Greener Products Mean Greener Windfalls for Landscaping Manufacturers

Demand for landscaping products stands to benefit greatly from rising consumer preference for eco-friendly solutions. Find out how manufacturers are using green products to draw in outdoor enthusiasts, and which regions are already seeing more radical changes to the landscape.


"Smart" Tech Trends Reinvigorating the Consumer Water Treatment Systems Market

"Smart" Tech Trends Reinvigorating the Consumer Water Treatment Systems Market

The internet has made it easier than ever for consumers to manage their home water treatment systems. Find out how some leading manufacturers are using smart technology-based convenience features to take their products to the next level.

  Consumer Goods      Industry Studies      Water Treatment    

Facing Losses, Carpet & Rug Manufacturers Scramble to Diversify

Facing Losses, Carpet & Rug Manufacturers Scramble to Diversify

In the global flooring market, a sharp trend toward luxury vinyl tile (LVT) has spurred some traditional carpet and rug manufacturers to diversify their product portfolios. Find out what makes LVT so appealing, as well as which new products have been introduced to meet the increased demand.


What’s Driving Innovation in the Shrink Sleeve Market?

What’s Driving Innovation in the Shrink Sleeve Market?

A trend toward premium packaging has led to a rapid rise in demand for shrink sleeve labels. Find out how manufacturers are working to improve the sustainability of these labels, and which materials are at the forefront of these efforts.

  Industry Studies      Packaging      Plastics & Other Polymers    

UV-C LED: A Potentially Revolutionary Water Disinfection Technology

UV-C LED: A Potentially Revolutionary Water Disinfection Technology

UV light equipment occupies a major corner of the global water disinfection industry. Find out why a relatively new UV technology, UV-C LED, is poised to make big gains if manufacturers can overcome some hurdles.

  Industry Studies      Water Treatment    

Uncorking the Caps & Closures Market

Uncorking the Caps & Closures Market

Video: Watch Freedonia Analyst Mike Richardson conduct a hands-on discussion of the different types of wine caps and closures.

  Industry Studies      Packaging      Plastics & Other Polymers    

Acquisitions Highlight Growth for Custom, Luxury Windows & Doors

Acquisitions Highlight Growth for Custom, Luxury Windows & Doors

Steady gains in premium window and door sales have prompted some manufacturers to expand their presence in this corner of the market. Find out how window and door-focused firms like JELD-WEN and Pella are using acquisitions to fuel quick growth.


Sustainability & Synthetics: The Nonwovens Industry Harnesses the Best of Both Worlds

Sustainability & Synthetics: The Nonwovens Industry Harnesses the Best of Both Worlds

While synthetic materials maintain performance advantages, sustainability-concerned consumers are driving demand for natural nonwoven products. Find out how some manufacturers are harnessing composite materials to bridge the gap.

  Industry Studies      Textiles & Nonwovens    

Hurricane Season & Its Impact on Windows & Doors

Hurricane Season & Its Impact on Windows & Doors

Owning a home in hurricane-prone coastal regions can be dangerous and costly. Find out which reinforced window and door products homeowners are choosing to protect themselves and their residences against the high velocity gusts and windborne debris associated with violent storms.


Product Performance & Design Versatility Spur Increase in Metal Roofing Installations

Product Performance & Design Versatility Spur Increase in Metal Roofing Installations

In recent years, metal roofing has seen increasing use in both commercial and residential constructions. Find out what qualities make metal such a desirable roofing material, and what the market looks like going forward.