DIY Home Organization Market Gets Temporary Boost from COVID-19 Home Renovation Boom

DIY Home Organization Market Gets Temporary Boost from COVID-19 Home Renovation Boom

In the US, DIY home renovations saw strong increases in 2020 during the pandemic, and home organization was among consumers’ top projects.


Surge in Lumber Prices to Have Long-Term Effect on US Lumber Market

Surge in Lumber Prices to Have Long-Term Effect on US Lumber Market

One of the more surprising outcomes of the COVID-19 pandemic has been its effect on the US lumber market.


3 Ready-to-Assemble Furniture Trends Affecting Demand for Furniture Laminates

3 Ready-to-Assemble Furniture Trends Affecting Demand for Furniture Laminates

The outlook for decorative laminates use in the furniture industry is closely tied to trends in the production of ready-to-assemble (RTA) furniture.


Global Pressure Sensitive Tape Market Poised for Healthy Recovery As COVID-19 Pandemic Recedes

Global Pressure Sensitive Tape Market Poised for Healthy Recovery As COVID-19 Pandemic Recedes

Plummeting manufacturing activity during the pandemic had a negative effect on the global pressure sensitive (PSA) tape industry in 2020, however, some markets avoided the significant declines seen in others.

  Industry Studies      Packaging    

Global Bearings Market to Expand Rapidly Post Pandemic

Global Bearings Market to Expand Rapidly Post Pandemic

A new Freedonia Group analysis projects global demand for bearings to rise 5.2% per year to $100 billion in 2025, with all bearing types expected to recover swiftly from 2020 lows.


The Cicadas Are Coming! What Will It Mean for This Outdoor Living Season?

The Cicadas Are Coming! What Will It Mean for This Outdoor Living Season?

Brood X – is emerging from the ground after 17 years - just in time for the outdoor living season to begin.

  Consumer Goods      Industry Studies    

Tracking the Labels Market: 4 Key Trends to Watch Through the COVID-19 Pandemic & Beyond

Tracking the Labels Market: 4 Key Trends to Watch Through the COVID-19 Pandemic & Beyond

Although moderate losses were seen in most markets due to reduced economic activity in 2020, food avoided losses, while pharmaceutical, mailing, and shipping labels all saw healthy gains.

  Industry Studies      Packaging    

All Global Off-Road Equipment Markets Poised for Post-Pandemic Rebound in 2021

All Global Off-Road Equipment Markets Poised for Post-Pandemic Rebound in 2021

As capital investment returns to growth following the COVID-19 pandemic, many firms will opt for smart products due to their ability to boost productivity.


Plastic Containers Catch on in New Produce Applications

Plastic Containers Catch on in New Produce Applications

Grocery stores remained open as “essential” businesses, and consumers prepared more meals at home due to restaurant closures.

  Consumer Goods      Industry Studies      Packaging    

4 Key Trends in the US Gutters & Downspouts Market

4 Key Trends in the US Gutters & Downspouts Market

This new analysis examines near- and long-term growth opportunities in the US market for gutters and downspouts. See four key findings from our research in this blog.