4 Technology Trends in the Global Security Services Market

4 Technology Trends in the Global Security Services Market

The Freedonia Group forecasts global security services revenues to increase 4.4% per year to $295 billion in 2026.

  Consumer Goods      Industry Studies      Services    

5 Smart Technology Trends in the Global Off-Road Equipment Market

5 Smart Technology Trends in the Global Off-Road Equipment Market

As driverless consumer vehicles become a growing focus of the auto industry, off-road equipment manufacturers are looking to incorporate similar technologies in products such as tractors, excavators, and haulers.


3 Key Areas of Focus in Packaging Machinery Innovation

3 Key Areas of Focus in Packaging Machinery Innovation

Suppliers of packaging machinery often use technological innovation to address problems that operators face.

  Machinery & Equipment      Packaging    

In the Packaging Industry, It’s Not Easy Going Green

In the Packaging Industry, It’s Not Easy Going Green

Packaging end users are increasingly focused on source material – both to meet growing consumer demand for sustainable packaging and to fulfill their own corporate sustainability goals.

  Consumer Goods      Industry Studies      Packaging    

Market Forecast for Roofing Accessories to Remain Bright

Market Forecast for Roofing Accessories to Remain Bright

Roofing underlayment – the material applied to a roof deck prior to the installation of roofing materials – is expected to see above-average demand growth through 2025.


It’s a Stretch: 3 Reasons Why Men’s Underwear May No Longer Be a Strong Economic Indicator

It’s a Stretch: 3 Reasons Why Men’s Underwear May No Longer Be a Strong Economic Indicator

This is not the first time that Alan Greenspan’s theory of men’s underpants sales – as an economic indicator in general and predictor of tough times in particular – has entered the public discourse.

  Consumer Goods      Freedonia Focus      Textiles & Nonwovens    

The Sustainable Food Packaging Features Consumers Seek Most

The Sustainable Food Packaging Features Consumers Seek Most

Compared to total households, a significantly higher percentage of vegetarians and vegans place a high or medium priority on recyclability, recycled content, and packaging with little or no plastic. The gap between the share of vegetarians and vegans and total households that place a high or medium priority on compostability and reusability in food packaging is even larger.

  Consumer Goods      Food & Beverage      Industry Studies      Packaging    

3 Food Packaging Trends Boosting Sales of Bowls

3 Food Packaging Trends Boosting Sales of Bowls

Already the leading outlet for food packaging bowls, prepared foods (including fresh and frozen products) is also projected to be one of the fastest growing applications for these products through 2025.

  Industry Studies      Packaging    

Residential Roofing Market: Record Demand in 2020 and 2021

Residential Roofing Market: Record Demand in 2020 and 2021

Asphalt shingles account for the largest share of residential roofing demand in the US and will continue to do so going forward.


2020: A Record Year For Roofing, But Growth Opportunities Will Continue

2020: A Record Year For Roofing, But Growth Opportunities Will Continue

After this record year of roofing demand, many in the industry are curious as to what the future hold and wonder if can that growth be sustained.