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2014-09-21 23:02:37

Despite rising demand, increasing competition and the development of cloud computing technology have moderated price increases over the past three years; demand will accelerate as the economy improves and businesses shift services online, creating more widespread digital security risks and giving suppliers leverage to raise prices. For these reasons and to help procurement professionals make better buying decisions faster, business intelligence firm IBISWorld has updated a report on the...

2014-09-21 23:02:13

Buyers benefit from the fragmented, yet stable marketplace, but are hurt by rising wage costs, increasing demand and a lack of substitutes. For these reasons and to help procurement professionals make better buying decisions faster, business intelligence firm IBISWorld has added a report on the procurement of Facilities Management Software to its growing collection of procurement category market research reports. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) September 21, 2014 The market for facilities...

2014-09-21 23:02:11

Low market risks indicate that buyers can expect a steady supply of RFID products from their suppliers and can be confident in forming long-term relationships. For these reasons and to help procurement professionals make better buying decisions faster, business intelligence firm IBISWorld has updated a report on the procurement of Radio Frequency Identification Devices in its growing collection of procurement category market research reports. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) September 21, 2014...

2014-09-21 23:01:09

Although revenue briefly dipped in 2009 as the US economy suffered from the recession, revenue has since rebounded, driven by renewed consumer spending and companies' investments in the development of new products. For these reasons, industry research firm IBISWorld has updated a report on the Laboratory Testing Services industry in its growing industry report collection. New York, NY (PRWEB) September 21, 2014 The Laboratory Testing Services industry is composed of companies that...

2014-09-20 23:02:32

The average price for plumbing services has been on an upward trend primarily due to rising construction activity during postrecession recovery. For these reasons and to help procurement professionals make better buying decisions faster, business intelligence firm IBISWorld has updated a report on the procurement of Plumbing Construction Services in its growing collection of procurement category market research reports. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) September 20, 2014 Plumbing construction...

2014-09-20 23:00:26

A large proportion of waste generated by households and businesses continues to be treated and disposed of in landfill. For these reasons, industry research firm IBISWorld has updated its report on Waste Treatment and Disposal Services industry in Australia. Melbourne, Australia (PRWEB) September 21, 2014 Increases in household, construction and commercial waste levels are contributing to greater waste treatment volumes. However, government regulations and higher landfill disposal costs...

2014-09-19 23:09:17

Demand for international air cargo transport has grown slowly compared with increases in cargo volumes during the past three years; many shippers have been priced out of this market due to consistent rate growth, which has made airfreight, already far more expensive than other transport modes, less cost effective. For these reasons and to help procurement professionals make better buying decisions faster, business intelligence firm IBISWorld has added a report on the procurement of...

2014-09-19 23:01:01

Reduced demand for industry services has prompted many redundancies and fragmented the industry. For these reasons, industry research firm IBISWorld has updated its report on Fire and Security Alarm Installation Services industry in Australia. Melbourne, Australia (PRWEB) September 20, 2014 The growth of the Fire and Security Alarm Installation Services industry in Australia has been limited over the past five years, as it has contended with subdued commercial construction activity due to...

2014-09-18 23:01:35

Rising electricity and water costs have supported demand for data centres, as industry services enable operators to pool servers and obtain greater energy efficiency. For this reason, industry research firm IBISWorld has updated its report on the Data Centres industry in Australia. Melbourne, Australia (PRWEB) September 19, 2014 The Data Centres industry has grown steadily over the past five years, underpinned by the increasing prominence of cloud computing. Operators in the Data Centres...

2014-09-17 23:12:18

Low market share concentration and low price volatility have strengthened buyer power, which indicates that buyers have a slight edge in negotiations with suppliers. For these reasons and to help procurement professionals make better buying decisions faster, business intelligence firm IBISWorld has updated a report on the procurement of Marine Insurance in its growing collection of procurement category market research reports. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) September 17, 2014 Marine insurance...


Word of the Day
humgruffin
  • A terrible or repulsive person.
Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'