Is My Food Safe? Food Safety Developments Aim to Decrease Contamination

Is My Food Safe? Food Safety Developments Aim to Decrease Contamination

Widespread food recalls are seemingly more frequently than ever, underscoring the challenge of ensuring food safety through every step of a complex production and distribution chain. Find out how new technology is helping food manufacturers prevent, discover, and resolve food safety issues more effectively.


Commercial Reroofing Activity Strong in the First Half of 2018

Commercial Reroofing Activity Strong in the First Half of 2018

According to the National Roofing Contractors Association, it's National Roofing Week! To celebrate, Freedonia Group analyst Matt Zielenski dives into what's driving demand for commercial reroofing in the first half of 2018.


3 Tech Trends Adding Value to the Global Flat Glass Industry

3 Tech Trends Adding Value to the Global Flat Glass Industry

While flat glass production processes have become fairly standardized, this standardization has not stopped value-added innovation from occurring. Find out which 3 tech trends are setting the standard for the future of flat glass.

  Industry Studies      Minerals & Glass    

What’s Driving Sustainability in the Food Containers Industry?

What’s Driving Sustainability in the Food Containers Industry?

Packaging - including single-use food containers - makes up a significant percentage of landfill waste. As a result, many leading manufacturers have put in place sustainability initiatives geared toward making their products more environmentally friendly. Find out what these strategies are, and how consumers play an important role.

  Industry Studies      Packaging    

Lawn & Garden Suppliers Partner with Community Gardens

Lawn & Garden Suppliers Partner with Community Gardens

Community gardens provide valuable green gathering areas for neighborhoods, particularly in space-constrained urban environments. These gardens also offer opportunities for manufacturers of lawn and garden hand tools and wheeled implements to grow their charitable initiatives.

  Consumer Goods      Industry Studies    

Rise in Processed Foods to Increase Global Appetite for Lubricants

Rise in Processed Foods to Increase Global Appetite for Lubricants

Processed food is rising in global popularity. Find out why this trend toward manufactured food is also set to benefit demand for industrial lubricants.

  Energy & Petroleum      Industry Studies    

Can Construction Chemicals Benefit from America’s Failing Infrastructure?

Can Construction Chemicals Benefit from America’s Failing Infrastructure?

In need of repairs and replacement, America's aging infrastructure could serve as a growth driver for construction chemicals demand.

  Chemicals      Industry Studies    

3 All-Electric Truck Companies to Watch

3 All-Electric Truck Companies to Watch

Could electric power be the future of the medium- and heavy-duty truck industry in North America? Check out a few of the automotive manufacturers leading the charge on electric trucks.


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.

  Custom Research      Freedonia Focus      Industry Studies    

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.