5 Key Questions for Evaluating External Secondary Data

5 Key Questions for Evaluating External Secondary Data

Secondary data is a crucial component of strategic decision-making. But sometimes it's tough to tell whether or not the information you've gathered is accurate. Next time you doubt a piece of data, ask yourself these 5 questions to determine whether it suits your needs.

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3 Wood-Look Siding Materials Without the All-Natural Consequences

3 Wood-Look Siding Materials Without the All-Natural Consequences

While wood reigns supreme in terms of siding aesthetics, it's not so desirable when it comes to factors like cost, durability, or ease of installation. For this reason, home builders largely rely on copycat components. Check out these 3 siding materials that mimic wood without the drawbacks.


Baby Care Nonwovens: Private Labels Make Premium Wipes & Diapers, Too

Baby Care Nonwovens: Private Labels Make Premium Wipes & Diapers, Too

Private label nonwoven consumer disposables - including baby care products - have largely closed the quality gap relative to the household brand names with which they compete. Find out where private label baby care nonwovens have made noticeable improvements, and how these products are poised to compete in years to come.

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Checking in on the State of the High-Efficiency Lighting Industry

Checking in on the State of the High-Efficiency Lighting Industry

High energy efficiency and improved affordability mean LED lights are an increasingly common sight around the house. Find out which trends are set to to have the most impact on growth in the LED and high-efficiency lighting industry through 2022.

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5 Ways the Boating Industry Is Making Waves

5 Ways the Boating Industry Is Making Waves

The recreational boating market has largely rebounded following a few stormy years post-Great Recession. Check out these 5 trends that have spurred the industry to renewed growth.

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3 LSR Growth Opportunities to Watch in 2018

3 LSR Growth Opportunities to Watch in 2018

Liquid silicone rubber is a fast-growing segment of the overall silicone industry. Find out which markets and products are expected to spur demand for this versatile material through 2022.


Home Renovations Allow Older Americans to Age in Place

Home Renovations Allow Older Americans to Age in Place

Senior citizens are healthier and more active than ever. As a result, they're increasingly choosing to remain in their homes and remodel to accommodate present and future physical restrictions. Find out which kinds of renovations elderly homeowners are most likely to undertake, and how this trend will support overall gains in the kitchen and bath remodeling market.


3 Important Business Problems That Market Research Can Solve

3 Important Business Problems That Market Research Can Solve

Increasing global competition and rapid advancements in technology have made owning and operating a business more challenging than ever. Check out these 3 business problems that a trusted market research firm can help you solve.

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US Industrial Rubber Recycling: Past, Present, and Future

US Industrial Rubber Recycling:  Past, Present, and Future

The rise of eco-friendly initiatives has led to an increase in industrial products composed partly or entirely of recycled rubber, particularly in states with tire recycling requirements. Find out why manufacturers of these products have reasons to be optimistic about future growth, and which mitigating factors could impact this outlook.


How to Determine Market Size: 2 Common Methods

How to Determine Market Size: 2 Common Methods

Check out an excerpt from "The 5 Keys to Estimating Market Size for Strategic Decision Making”, a new white paper from Freedonia Custom Research.

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