Students in New Zealand Universities

Let’s take a look at number of university students which will reflect the market size of services you are going to offer. These are the ones, you will target to provide CV writing training, interview training and teach them to write presentation.

The eight universities in New Zealand teach approximately 177,000 students (part and full-time) and employ around 20,500 staff.


Student numbers are usually counted in terms of Equivalent Full-Time Students (EFTS).  A breakdown of the full-time equivalent (FTE) staff and EFTS in universities for 2015 was:



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Posted Date : 26/05/2017

The Hemp Market

Hemp Market Facts for North America: 

  • 55,700 m.tons of industrial hemp is produced around the world each year.
  • Canada had 38,828 licensed acres of industrial hemp in the year 2011. 
  • More than $10 million worth of hemp seed and hemp products were exported, with most going to the U.S.
  • The U.S. market is the biggest and large dependent on Hemp imports. Finished hemp-containing products and as ingredients for use in further processing.
  • It is estimated that mroe than 30 nations are growing industrial hemp as an agricultural commodity.
  • The United States is considered the only industrialized nation that does not allow industrial hemp production. Current industry estimates report that U.S. retail sales of all hemp-based products may exceed $300 million per year.


US Hemp Market Size:


No confirmed market stats and estimates are available for the value of U.S. sales of hemp-based products. According to Hemp Industries Association (HIA) estimation, the total U.S. retail value of hemp products in 2013 was $581 million, which includes food and body products, clothing, auto parts, building materials and other products. Of this, the value of hemp-based food, supplements, and body care sales in the United States totaled $184mn. Previous reports about the size of the U.S. market for hemp clothing and textiles are estimated at about $100mn annually.


Hemp Growing Countries: 


According to initial stats around 30 countries in Europe, Asia, and North and South America are currently permitting farmers to grow hemp. Some of these countries never outlawed production, while some countries banned production for certain periods in the past. 

China is considered among the largest producing and exporting countries of hemp textiles and related products, as well as a major supplier of these Hemp products to the United States of America. 

The European Union (EU) has an active hemp market, with production in most member nations. Production is centered in France, the United Kingdom, Romania, and Hungary. Mostly hemp production is of hurds, seeds, and fibers. Other non-EU European countries with reported hemp production include: 




Other countries with active hemp grower and/or consumer markets are Australia, New Zealand, India, Japan, Korea, Turkey, Egypt, Chile, and Thailand.


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Posted Date : 08/05/2017

How Much Are Companies Spending on SaaS

If we look at different stats published on worldwide web, worldwide SaaS spending is on the rise – and predicted to increase at an exceptional rate. The market saw an expenditure of $8 billion on SaaS products in 2015 and by 2020, about one-forth of companies in emerging countries will be running their core CRM systems via SaaS, which will be a 10 percent increase over 2012. According to a report by one of the top research firms, 85 percent of SMB executives are willing to invest more money in SaaS based solutions over 2016-2020.


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Posted Date : 01/05/2017

US People Spend On Mother's Day

85.4 mn Moms are there in US and there is big big market for gifts, flowers and greeting cards for the occassion. A whooping $671 mn is spent in buying Greeting Cards on Mother's Day and online purchase makes almost 28.5%. Still offline purchasing is the most preferred way to make purchase but definitely online gift purchasing is gaining the momentum.


Source: Statistic Brain

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Posted Date : 25/04/2017

Netflix Subscriber Base

Below chart highlights the number of Netflix subscribers from 2011 to 2016, broken down by type. On December 31, 2016, Netflix had approximately 4.11 million DVD subscribers in the United States which is lowest in last five years. Though streaming user base grew substantially over the years to 49.43 million by 2016. The company is still the biggest online streaming, video on demand provider in US and the world. 



Source: Statista

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Posted Date : 13/04/2017

Food and Drink Projects Launched in UK

The market has been slow to pick up in the food and drink sector in UK. Asian market slowdown did had the effect but new food and drink projects in the UK seems to be providing a ray of hope. 



Data Source: Protel Projects


Posted Date : 05/04/2017

Top Advertisers in USA

While total U.S. ad spending for the top 200 advertisers reached a record $137.8 billion in 2014, the growth rate was the lowest since the ad-market recovery took hold in 2010. Procter & Gamble Co., the nation's and world's largest advertiser, is among those making the pitch to Wall Street that digital is more efficient.



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Posted Date : 25/09/2016

Kava Tea Consumers

Kava tea consumers are mostly in the age group of 35-49 years and they are the ones who look for Kava tea online. And these are female in majority with 60.38%.


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Posted Date : 21/09/2016

Fitness Club Revenues

Below chart illustrates the revenues of fitness clubs in the United States from 2006 to 2015. In 2014, U.S. fitness centers had total revenues of $24.2bn.

If we analyse the global health club industry, it was worth just over $84bn in 2014, rising from $67.2bn in 2009.



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Posted Date : 21/08/2016

US Non-Immigrant Visa Stats

Below chart depicts the number of non-immigrant visas that were issues for last FIVE years. We see an incline in number of tourists, business and students coming to US.


When we talk about B-1/B-2 visa, it's Asians who dominate in large numbers.

Source: Bureau of Consular Affairs

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Posted Date : 24/07/2016

US Trade & Exhibition Marketing Facts

Trade shows in the United States of America, remain among the most valued and used business-to-business marketing strategies, which receives the greatest share of the B2B marketing spending and consistently ranks high in effectiveness.


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Posted Date : 13/07/2016

3D Printing Industry

The 3D Printing market expects worldwide revenues from the additive manufacturing and 3D printing industry to reach $15.2 billion by 2020. According to our analyst the industry grew to an estimated $3.07 billion in 2013. By 2020, revenues from all products and services in the industry to exceed $21 billion.



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Posted Date : 05/07/2016

Internet Users in USA

We have tried to illustrate stats on Internet users per 100 inhabitants for USA. Since 2003 we can see the rise in internet penetration rate which slowed a bit during recession era.


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Posted Date : 29/06/2016

Marriage and Family Therapists

There are many untapped segments in health sector and one such is Marriage and Family Therapist market. We would like to share a brief and useful info on who hire Marriage and Family Therapists and what services they provide.


According to the BLS, marriage and family therapists are most frequently employed by the following types of industries or offices:

  • Individual and family services—25 percent
  • Outpatient mental health and substance abuse centers—24 percent
  • Offices of mental health practitioners (excluding physicians)—8 percent
  • Nursing and residential care facilities—5 percent

Who are the Clients:

  • 6.1 Million People are seen annually by MFTs
  • 2,294,728 Individuals Per Year
  • 808,798 Children Per Year
  • 752,370 Couples Per Year
  • 526,659 Families Per Year


Services Provided:

  • Diagnosis and treatment of mental and emotional disorders 
  • Individual child (15%) and adult (47%) psychotherapy
  • Couple, family, and group therapy (38%)
  • Treatment planning 
  • Marriage and relationship counseling
  • Premarital education and marital enrichment
  • Life coaching

Posted Date : 28/06/2016

Small Businesses in Canada

Ontario has the maximum number of small and medium businesses in Canada. Next to Ontario, Quebec is the only province in Canada with 232,531 small businesses and 3,830 medium sized businesses. 


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Posted Date : 28/06/2016

Snapchat Facts

Snapchat one of the most used messaging app in the world has gain the popularity among teens and young adults. Let us know some facts about Snapchat. For more deep analysis, order a market research report right away. 




Posted Date : 27/06/2016

Who Hires A Coach

Hiring a life coach has been on upward trend. But who hires it, something many of the Life Coaches do want to know.

Higher percentage of people in the age group of 35-49 years and 50-64 years look out for a life coach.





Posted Date : 26/06/2016

Ageing Facts


Americans 50 years of age and older control 77% of the country's financial assets.

The global ageing market estimated to be worth $292 billion by 2015. 

World's population aged 60 or over currently stands at 10%.

Fifty-Plus Fitness and Spa: $400 billion and growing by 15% each year.

The U.S. market for anti-aging products is projected to grow 76.25% by the end of 2015.


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Posted Date : 23/06/2016

Competitor Analysis

Competitor analysis involves assessing not only the strength of current competitors, but their weaknesses as well. It even involves looking at potential competitors who may come into the picture sometime in the future. The purpose of competitor analysis within the market research field is to develop defensive and offensive strategies. It is about identifying threats and available opportunities. 

We will use all of the relevant facts we gather and organize them into one logical and clear framework. This framework will include a strategy about how you can best implement and adjust your plan to meet the market needs. 

Corporate strategy is not complete without the element of competitor analysis. Many firms and companies are actually not systematic enough in their approach to this particular type of analysis. Rather than coming to professionals who specialize in competitor analysis, many companies rely on conjectures, informal impressions, and small bits of information about their competitors. This leads to an understandable blindspot which could keep these companies from successfully understanding their market and getting the upper-hand on competitors.

Alternatively, there are a number of important advantages which come along with understanding your competitors. When you have knowledge about the objectives and missions of competitors it will help you to formulate your own plan accordingly. Understanding competitors' turnover and other operations will allow you to develop sales targets that are realistic and beneficial. You will be able to counter the strengths and/or weakness in competitors' products or services by implementing your own improvements to to these areas. 

Powerful but simple, competitor profiling is one of the main logical components to business success. Competitive advantage is key in the free market, and is gained through superior knowledge about the details of rivals. Competitor offerings defines customer value, which is one reason why it is so vital to have an understanding of your competitors. 

Of course, aside from the other benefits, one of the most obvious things that competitor analysis will help you to achieve is positioning your prices correctly within the market in order to have the best advantage. This will allow you to offer discounts and payment terms to give you more of a competitive edge.

When you know your competitors' distribution channels you will be able to adjust your direct sales policies. Based on how your competitors and their products or services are viewed by their customers, you will be able to strengthen your own services as well as your marketing strategy. In response to competitor messages you will be able to formulate the best marketing communications plan. 


We will take a look at your particular industry and then from there identify your present and future competitors. At this point we will work to identify your needs and the different areas which need the most focus. Our effective and efficient approach to market research and competitor analysis will allow us to give you the most relevant data you need. We present all important information to you in a concise and easy-to-understand manner in order to give you the best solutions for your business or company.


Posted Date : 23/06/2016