Online Sales are Key to Pet Food Growth

Online Sales are Key to Pet Food Growth

The pet food market is in the midst of a retail channel show-down, with online juggernauts Amazon and Chewy pulling out stops while putting pricing pressure on pet specialty and mass retailers and eroding the divide between them.


Packaged Facts in the News - "Pets Are Going Digital: Brands Pioneering In The $565M Market For Smart Pet Products"

Packaged Facts in the News - "Pets Are Going Digital: Brands Pioneering In The $565M Market For Smart Pet Products"

Forbes: "While smart-pet products is small with sales of $565 million in 2018; it is rapidly growing, up 11% from 2017."


Wealth Share Analysis: African American Consumers

Wealth Share Analysis: African American Consumers

When it comes to various multicultural consumers, financial parity is still a long way off.


Government Shutdown Sheds Light on Gig Economy

Government Shutdown Sheds Light on Gig Economy

The Gig Economy is getting a spike from federal employees who are financially ambushed by the government shutdown.


Multicultural Consumers Struggle with Debt and Financial Confidence

Multicultural Consumers Struggle with Debt and Financial Confidence

African American and Hispanic consumers are more likely than average to view debt as a necessary evil


The Importance of Health-Related Product Claims and Positioning

The Importance of Health-Related Product Claims and Positioning

Industry players and marketers are doing their part in addressing health trends through new product development of better-for-you breakfast.


Food Trend to Watch: Retailers Create Online Marketplaces, Collaborate with Local Producers

Food Trend to Watch: Retailers Create Online Marketplaces, Collaborate with Local Producers

The best way for major retailers such as Amazon and Walmart to engage with local producers and independent grocers is to allow them to use their online grocery marketplaces for a fee in the same way they have opened up their regular online marketplaces to other sellers.


Survival of the Kittest: Why Acquisitions are Key to Meal Kit Longevity

Survival of the Kittest: Why Acquisitions are Key to Meal Kit Longevity

A growing number of meal kit companies see acquisition by a grocery store as an opportunity not only for survival, but also for expansion


CEO Rob Granader Weighs in on MarketResearch.com’s History and Future

CEO Rob Granader Weighs in on MarketResearch.com’s History and Future

MarketResearch.com, the leading research aggregator and parent company of Profound, The Freedonia Group, Packaged Facts and Simba Information, celebrates its 20th year in business.


Three Newest Pet Insurance Companies Stake Their Claim

Three Newest Pet Insurance Companies Stake Their Claim

Given the size of the U.S. pet population, market penetration for pet insurance in the U.S. is still comparatively low. This is particularly true when compared to some Western European countries, like the U.K. and Sweden, and indicates the significant potential for market gains in the U.S.