Industry reports, available in databases, print resources, and websites, contain valuable analysis of an industry's operating conditions, driving forces, competitive landscapes, and more.
Be aware that many do not cover smaller niche industries and always check the date to see how current the information is.
Supplement these reports with information found in newspapers and trade publications.
Accompanying image is from the IBIS World database.
Finding up-to date industry information and news can be really important when working on research projects, networking, and job hunting. Use the following resources to help.
Many databases offer alert services. Look for any button or link that says alerts or save search or something similar. Most databases will first require you to sign up for a free account.
For further information about setting up alerts, RSS feeds, and other ways to get up-to-date company news more quickly, refer to the following guide.