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First Research Has Six New Industry Profiles

Online education is growing in popularity. About 7 million Americans are enrolled in at least one online course, according to Babson Survey Research Group. Some institutions, both academic and corporate, […]

3D Printing

Check Out Five New First Research Industry Profiles

BIZMOLOGY — The maker movement, a term that refers to growing interest in DIY manufacturing, has sparked interest in CAD/CAM software among hobbyists and tinkerers. The movement has been spurred […]

Packaging

Can Smart Packaging Reverse the Paper Industry’s Decline?

BIZMOLOGY — Our phones and our homes are already smart and getting smarter all the time, but soon your medication bottle or cereal box may be a lot smarter than […]

Video Game Friends

Disney Interactive Scores a Hit in Latest Video Game Trend

BIZMOLOGY — After years of struggling to launch a major video game franchise, Disney Interactive has found a hit with its Infinity product. The game has enjoyed brisk sales since its launch […]

Beer

Why Light Beer Sales Are Falling in the US

BIZMOLOGY — Ben Franklin is often erroneously quoted as saying, “Beer is proof that God loves us and wants us to be happy.” While Ben may not have actually said […]

industry insight

Introducing New Content: Five More First Research Industry Profiles

BIZMOLOGY — Demand for companies that lend money to customers to finance automobile purchases is forecast to grow as car sales rise. Global auto sales are predicted to increase at an annual […]

solar panels

Elon Musk’s Next Move: Solar Panel Manufacturing

BIZMOLOGY — At a time when investing in solar panel manufacturing is a business story punchline, Tesla Motors and SpaceX founder Elon Musk is going all-in when other solar gamblers […]

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Fresh insight: Four new industry profiles on First Research

BIZMOLOGY — Car washes selling knickknacks? Salons showcasing clothing lines? Many consumer services companies are adding product offerings to take advantage of customer traffic. Because their customers typically wait on […]

mad driver

Who pays the costs of automotive recalls?

BIZMOLOGY — The perhaps obvious answer is “You.” At least you could end up paying higher automotive sticker prices if massive carmaker recalls continue along the order of magnitude of […]

riskfactors

Is Your Business Safeguarded with a Strong Supply Chain Strategy?

BIZMOLOGY — Rocked by an unsettling surge in the three V’s of data (volume, velocity, and variety) … Overwhelmed by the increasing demands of a global marketplace … Troubled by […]