Commercial Building Owners Target Common Foe in COVID-19 Safety: Public Restrooms

Commercial Building Owners Target Common Foe in COVID-19 Safety: Public Restrooms

Use of smart technologies in public restrooms is expected to grow, not only to improve the operational efficiencies of commercial buildings, but also to ensure these notoriously icky spaces remain as hygienic and sanitary as possible.


Power Lawn & Garden Equipment Sales See Boost from Surging DIY Activity Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

Power Lawn & Garden Equipment Sales See Boost from Surging DIY Activity Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

Due to the pandemic, people across the US have been recommended to stay home. Funds have been diverted from leisure activities to home improvements, including upgrading landscaping and outdoor areas. What’s in store for the power lawn and garden equipment market beyond the COVID-19 pandemic?

  Consumer Goods      Industry Studies    

5G Rollout Boosts Conduit Pipe Demand

5G Rollout Boosts Conduit Pipe Demand

The rollout of the fifth-generation technology standard for broadband cellular networks - 5G - began in 2019 and is expanding rapidly globally. India-based Airtel recently became the first telco to successfully demonstrate live 5G service over a commercial network.


Changes Underfoot: How the Pandemic Will Shape 3 Flooring Markets for Years to Come

Changes Underfoot: How the Pandemic Will Shape 3 Flooring Markets for Years to Come

Most industries have been affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, and the US flooring market is no exception.


Betting the Farm on New Technologies

Betting the Farm on New Technologies

Talk about farming will no longer bring to mind images of a quaint life and simpler times. Farmers are increasingly turning to technology as a solution for feeding greater numbers of people ....


Pandemic Trends Grow Global User Base for Motorcycles, Scooters, Mopeds, & E-Bikes

Pandemic Trends Grow Global User Base for Motorcycles, Scooters, Mopeds, & E-Bikes

A number of trends that emerged during the pandemic provided silver linings for the global motorcycle market and are expected to have a positive effect long term as going forward. Read more from Content Writer Peter Kusnic.

  Automotive & Transport      Consumer Goods      Industry Studies    

Sustainable Gardening Trends to Bolster US Home & Garden Pesticide Sales Through 2024

Sustainable Gardening Trends to Bolster US Home & Garden Pesticide Sales Through 2024

Surging gardening activity during the Covid-19 pandemic boosted 2020 demand for garden herbicides, insecticides, fungicides, and other pesticides.

  Chemicals      Consumer Goods      Industry Studies    

US Wood Panel Market Hit Hard by Pandemic, But Home Renovation Surge a Bright Spot

US Wood Panel Market Hit Hard by Pandemic, But Home Renovation Surge a Bright Spot

Residential construction activity is a key driver of demand for wood panels, as it accounts for over half of the market in any given year.


As Covid-19 Accelerates E-Commerce’s Retail Takeover, Pouch Suppliers Poised for Growth

As Covid-19 Accelerates E-Commerce’s Retail Takeover, Pouch Suppliers Poised for Growth

Read how pouches will resist losses due to ongoing demand for essential items such as groceries, pet food, household cleaning supplies, personal care products, and pharmaceuticals during the pandemic.

  Industry Studies      Packaging    

Covid-19’s Mixed Impact on the Nonwovens Industry, Explained

Covid-19’s Mixed Impact on the Nonwovens Industry, Explained

The pandemic has had a mixed impact on the nonwovens industry in 2020, pushing suppliers to rapidly adapt to both the high demand for crucial end-use products and the limitations of stay-at-home orders and a recession economy.

  Industry Studies      Textiles & Nonwovens