Demand for packaging film in the pharmaceutical market is forecast to expand 2.6% per year to 425 million pounds in 2026.

While traditional tool boxes are used by both professionals and consumers, modular storage systems are primarily employed by the former.

Demand for lawn and garden pesticides is expected to expand 2.2% annually to $3.7 billion in 2026.

The market shares of electric, hybrid, and CNG/LNG, buses are expected to increase, continuing the historical trends. Intensifying concerns about both air pollution and climate change – on the part of both governments and the public – and the growing availability of alternative fuel modes will contribute to the shift.

According to the new Freedonia study Global Bulk Packaging, demand for IBCs is forecast to grow 4.2% per year to $11.0 billion in 2026.

According to the new Freedonia study Converted Flexible Packaging demand for converted flexible packaging used with meat, poultry, and seafood is projected to increase 3.4% annually to $5.4 billion in 2026.

Incontinence goods are used in medical settings, but they are also widely purchased by consumers for use at home.

The price of the lithium-ion component of the battery was historically a factor that limited its use in higher end tools; however, these prices have declined significantly and are expected to fall even further.

E-commerce sales in the US are forecast to expand 9.8% annually to $1.2 trillion in 2026.

According to the new study Engineered Stone Countertops, demand for engineered stone countertops is expected to rise 9.6% per year to 404 million square feet in 2026.