Quantcast
Last updated on April 20, 2014 at 17:20 EDT

Latest IBISWorld Stories

2014-03-18 23:03:12

Key input prices will grow, so operators will need to increase prices to maintain profit margins; additionally, import and power tool competition will continue to hamper demand. For these reasons, industry research firm IBISWorld has updated a report on the Hand Tool & Cutlery Manufacturing industry in its growing industry report collection. New York, NY (PRWEB) March 18, 2014 The Hand Tool and Cutlery Manufacturing industry has contracted at an annualized rate over the past five...

2014-03-18 23:03:05

Demand will briefly recover, but low-cost imports will hurt domestic firms. For this reason, industry research firm IBISWorld has added a report on the Electric Shaver Manufacturing industry to its growing industry report collection. New York, NY (PRWEB) March 18, 2014 The Electric Shaver Manufacturing industry has not experienced the cleanest past five years. According to IBISWorld Industry Analyst Maksim Soshkin, “Since the majority of industry products are discretionary, significant...

2014-03-17 23:26:03

Demand drivers for helpdesk and call center software have been slack, leading to steady prices in the three years to 2013; due to increased demand from an improving economy, price growth is expected to accelerate in the three years to 2016. To help procurement professionals make better buying decisions faster, business intelligence firm IBISWorld has added a report on the procurement of Helpdesk & Call Center Software to its growing collection of procurement category market research...

2014-03-17 23:04:56

The economic crisis hurt the manufacturing sector deeply, dragging down demand for ferrous metal foundry products and consequently slashing industry revenue, and over the next five years, revenue for the Ferrous Metal Foundry Products industry will continue to experience slow growth. For these reasons, industry research firm IBISWorld has added a report on the Ferrous Metal Foundry Products industry to its growing industry report collection. New York, NY (PRWEB) March 17, 2014 The Ferrous...

2014-03-17 23:03:10

While rising consumer confidence and increasing disposable income hint at better times ahead for industry operators, these positive indicators mask serious unsoundness in the industry's underlying fundamentals. For these reasons, industry research firm IBISWorld has updated a report on the Lawn and Outdoor Equipment Stores industry in its growing industry report collection. New York, NY (PRWEB) March 17, 2014 Bolstered by a revival in spending on home improvements, the Lawn and...

2014-03-16 23:00:41

The Accommodation for the Aged industry will seek to diversify their product offerings as the market expands with the ageing population. For this reason, industry research firm IBISWorld has updated its report on the Accommodation for the Aged industry in Australia. Melbourne, Australia (PRWEB) March 17, 2014 One of the complexities associated with the ageing of the Australian population is the need for age-appropriate housing. While roughly 5.9 million Australians are aged over 55, less...

2014-03-15 23:02:42

There has been slow growth in the price of floor grade instruments over the past three years due to steady demand for healthcare services, including surgical procedures, and the low degree of price volatility gives buyers some flexibility when entering the purchasing process for these items. To help procurement professionals make better buying decisions faster, business intelligence firm IBISWorld has added a report on the procurement of floor grade instruments to its growing collection of...

2014-03-15 23:00:54

The industry has benefited from slowly rising demand for industrial capacity; going forward, the industry will continue rising, but be hurt by increasing input costs. For these reasons, industry research firm IBISWorld has updated a report on the Ferrous Metal Foundry Products industry in its growing industry report collection. New York, NY (PRWEB) March 15, 2014 The Ferrous Metal Foundry Products industry, which sells iron and steel castings to manufacturing and construction industries,...

2014-03-15 23:00:44

In the five years to 2019, revenue is forecast to rise as the construction sector, particularly the housing market, continues to improve. For these reasons, industry research firm IBISWorld has updated a report on the Sawmills and Wood Production industry in its growing industry report collection. New York, NY (PRWEB) March 15, 2014 The Sawmills and Wood Production industry, whose primary product is lumber, relies heavily on sales to the residential and nonresidential construction...

2014-03-15 23:00:30

Recessionary drops in employment levels and the resulting decrease in access to health insurance led consumers to purchase vitamins and supplements as alternatives to expensive prescription drugs over the past five years, and over the five years to 2019, the industry is forecast to continue to strongly grow as the health-conscious trend persists. For these reasons, industry research firm IBISWorld has updated a report on the Online Vitamin and Supplement Sales industry to its growing...