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Diabetes Drives Demand for Insulin Pumps in Europe
Recent Grassroots℠ research shows that the use of insulin-pumps is on the way up in Germany, the UK and France. Earlier diagnosis of patients with diabetes combined with increasing familiarity with pump technology are key drivers of the demand.
Hospital Capex Stable Despite Threat to Obamacare
With new leadership in Washington seeking to repeal the Affordable Care Act in 2017, healthcare providers are having difficulty planning ahead. But for hospitals, Grassroots shows that capital expenditures look to remain stable in a year of uncertainty.
Big Tobacco Makes Big Inroads in Tokyo
Seeking to maintain market share in a maligned industry, Phillip Morris is using Tokyo as test market for a new e-cigarette that heats, but doesn't burn, tobacco. After a cool start to sales, Grassroots℠ shows a hot spark in demand for the new device.
UK Car Sales Not Yet Dented By Brexit
In the wake of the UK's historic Brexit referendum, Grassroots℠ Research conducted two studies to assess Brexit's impact on UK car sales—a big-ticket bellwether of consumer confidence.
The Global Buzz about Non-Alcoholic Beer
Brewers have sought to expand their product line to people who like the taste of beer, but not necessarily the taste or effects of alcohol. Our latest Grassroots℠ Research shows that the results thus far have been flat to frothy, depending on the country.
A Deeper Dive into Frac Sand
As the US shale-oil industry booms and busts, so too does the frac sand industry. In a year of OPEC production uncertainties and wave of US well closures, our Grassroots℠ Research team takes a deeper dive into frac sand demand and prices.
New Study Measures the UK's Post-Brexit Mood
In the weeks surrounding the UK's historic Brexit referendum, Grassroots℠ Research surveyed UK consumers to gauge their overall sentiment. According to Kelly Reuba, Global Head of Grassroots Research, consumers became notably gloomier after the vote.
London Real Estate: Weak Pound = Strong Foreign Buying
In light of Brexit, a weaker pound sterling has led to attractive opportunities for foreign buyers of London real estate. A study by Grassroots℠ Research shows foreign buyers are aiming for the mid- and upper price ranges of the city’s real estate market.
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