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2014-09-09 23:13:20

Men and women think differently as author John Gray famously points out in his best-seller, “Men are From Mars, Women are from Venus,” and this difference extends to how they grocery shop, finds a new report by The NPD Group, a leading global information company. Chicago (PRWEB) September 09, 2014 Men and women think differently as author John Gray famously points out in his best-seller, “Men are From Mars, Women are from Venus,” and this difference extends to how they grocery...

2014-09-08 23:11:40

Smartphones with screens 4.7 inches and larger are commanding more shelf and unit share in the U.S. Port Washington, New York (PRWEB) September 08, 2014 Smartphones with screens 4.7 inches and larger are commanding more shelf and unit share in the U.S. According to The NPD Group Connected Intelligence Device Marketplace Report, U.S. nationwide carriers devoted about a third of their shelf space to devices with a 4.7 inch or larger screen in the second quarter (Q2) of this year, up from...

2014-09-03 23:14:45

The strength and marketing clout of major and small restaurant chains kept total restaurant industry traffic flat instead of declining in the April/May/June quarter while visits to independent restaurants declined by 2 percent, reports The NPD Group, a leading global information company. Chicago (PRWEB) September 03, 2014 The strength and marketing clout of restaurant chains kept total restaurant industry traffic flat instead of declining in the April/May/June quarter while visits to...

2014-08-28 23:07:18

4K is now clearly focused as the “must-have” feature for high-end TV viewing. Santa Clara, Calif. (PRWEB) August 28, 2014 More 4K ultra-HD (UHD) TV sets were shipped in the second quarter (Q2) of 2014 than shipped all year in 2013. According to the NPD DisplaySearch Quarterly Global TV Shipment and Forecast Report, shipments in Q2 were 2.1 million sets, compared to 1.6 million shipped in 2013. Brands introduced their 2014 model ranges in the second quarter, with a clear focus on 4K as...

2014-08-21 23:06:59

According to preliminary results from the NPD DisplaySearch Quarterly Mobile PC Shipment and Forecast Report, notebook PC shipments reached 45.1 million units, which is an increase of 1 percent over the previous year. Santa Clara, Calif. (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 After seven consecutive quarters of shipment declines, the global notebook PC market improved in the second quarter (Q2) of 2014. According to preliminary results from the NPD DisplaySearch Quarterly Mobile PC Shipment and Forecast...

2014-07-17 23:06:51

In-depth presentations from NPD DisplaySearch analysts, and insights from industry leaders focused on new technologies for high performance displays. Santa Clara, Calif. (PRWEB) July 17, 2014 NPD DisplaySearch, the worldwide leader in display market research, today announced the agenda for the upcoming Emerging Display Technologies Conference, which is being held on August 5, 2014 from 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. PDT at the Hilton San Jose in San Jose, California. Now in its sixth year, the...

2014-07-15 23:07:30

Leading solar conference to examine how recent trade decisions and global trade disputes will affect the global industry over the next five years. Santa Clara, Calif. (PRWEB) July 15, 2014 NPD Solarbuzz today announced that the company’s upcoming North America PV Conference will take place at the San Jose Hilton on August 6, 2014 from 8:30 a.m. to 5:10 p.m. PDT. The conference will provide key global insights into recent trade decisions and global trade disputes and examine how they...

2014-07-14 23:08:44

As the U.S. Food and Drug Administration prepares to issue voluntary sodium guidelines for food manufacturers and restaurants, food market research by The NPD Group, a leading global information company, finds that U.S. consumers are less concerned about their sodium intake, and their consumption of foods with a low sodium or no salt label is declining and will continue to decline in the future. Chicago (PRWEB) July 14, 2014 As the U.S. Food and Drug Administration prepares to issue...

2014-06-11 23:05:01

Curved TV screens, Ultra HD and OLED not as influential in consumer TV purchase decisions Santa Clara, Calif. (PRWEB) June 11, 2014 Consumers worldwide still consider picture quality, sound quality, price, and ease of use to be most important to their upcoming replacement TV purchase decisions. According to the NPD DisplaySearch 2014 Global TV Replacement Study, picture quality is the most important feature for consumers in mature markets making an upcoming replacement TV purchase, with...

2014-06-03 23:06:07

Brazil boasts strongest country-level growth performance in first quarter; China’s big screen mix surges, as growth slows Santa Clara, Calif. (PRWEB) June 03, 2014 LCD TV shipments in Brazil surged 51 percent in the first quarter (Q1) of 2014 compared to a year ago, while plasma TV shipments grew more than 200 percent, as retailers stocked up ahead of anticipated TV demand for the World Cup tournament in Brazil this year. Total TV shipments to Brazil reached 3.3 million units in the...


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  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
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