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Le Marché Des Facility Services Se Rapproche De Plus En Plus De Celui Du Voyage & Tourisme

Le marché des « facility services » a atteint 70,253 milliards d’euros en 2017, représentant une croissance de 4,1% par rapport à l’année précédente. Selon une nouvelle étude écrite par Interconnection Consulting, le marché aura un taux de croissance annuel composé (TCAC) de 4,3% pour la période 2017-2021f. A titre de comparaison, l’industrie du voyage et du tourisme, une des plus importantes en France, est supérieure de seulement 10 milliards d’euros (80,7 milliards d’euros) et devrait avoir un TCAC de 2,0% pour les années à venir. ...read more

2018-07-18 15:42:03

General Business Outlook Cautiously Optimistic

The annual B2B Success Factor Survey conducted by Interconnection Consulting with over 800 CEOs and sales managers reveals that companies are going about their business full of optimism. Nearly three-fourths of the participating companies have a positive opinion of the current business climate, whereas 21% of those surveyed have a rather negative view of it. These are just some of the findings from Interconnection Consulting’s annual Business Outlook & Success Factor Survey. ...read more

2018-07-11 11:14:24

China’s New Economy Cools Down Global Window Market

New Study Released by Interconnection

The global window market reached a volume of €68.8 billion in 2017, corresponding to a sales volume of 442.9 million window units and representing a growth of 2.4% over the previous year. According to a new study by Interconnection Consulting, annual sales will continue to rise by 3.3% until 2021....read more

2018-07-10 17:07:57

Gradual shift towards high quality strollers compensate baby shortages in the pram industry

Despite the positive impact of migration in Europe, birth rates are declining and complicating conditions in the baby products market. The pram industry, which dropped 0.3% last year in the Top 7 Markets in Europe, is also not protected from to this trend. Even up to 2021 this downward tendency will not change (-0.3% annually), as a recent study by Interconnection Consulting shows.

While sales of the industry are declining, a further increase in turnover is expected. The reason for this is the increasing customer preference for comfortable and higher quality systems. For your own children, only the best is good enough. By 2021, turnover is expected to grow at a steady rate of 1.6% annually and thus total value of the market in Germany, Italy, Spain, Great Britain, France, Benelux and the Nordic countries will reach more than than million euros....read more

2018-07-06 14:01:47

Adhesives are on tour

The market for tile adhesives, fillers and floor compounds in Switzerland and Germany has continued to pick up rapidly due to the booming new construction sector. The market for tile adhesives is expected to increase by 7.6% this year, according to a new study by Interconnection Consulting....read more

2018-06-13 13:15:14

Parquet and real-wood flooring industry is stabilizing despite strong headwinds

Despite fierce competition from other flooring types, parquet and real wood flooring in Europe will see a 1.1% increase in sales this year, according to a new study by Interconnection Consulting....read more

2018-06-12 15:55:08

Concrete floats on a wave of success

The industry for concrete fiber and concrete admixtures increased by 3.2% last year in the largest markets in Europe (Germany, France, Italy, Great Britain, Poland, Benelux). The turnover of the industry in the analyzed markets increased by about 68 million euros and amounted to 1.26 billion euros. By 2020, the growth of the industry should be 3.1% per year, as a study by Interconnection Consulting shows. All markets profit from the increasing interest of companies and the state in investing. The growth market number one is Poland. In 2017, sales in the industry increased by 6.2%. The increase in the Benelux countries was also above-average in the past year, at 3.9%. Non-residential construction in particular saw a sharp increase in both the Netherlands and Belgium. In France, too, the concrete fiber and concrete admixtures market grew significantly (+ 3.2%). In Germany (+ 3.1%), Great Britain (+ 2.9%) and Italy (+ 2.6% in volume) sales were just below the overall average....read more

2018-06-05 12:33:55

Taps for social change

The European tapware market (Benelux, France, Germany, Italy, Russia, United Kingdom) achieved sales of € 2.59 billion last year, an increase of 5.1% compared to 2016. By 2020, the market in the six regions under review will grow by 2.8% annually, according to a recent study by Interconnection Consulting. Overall, the market was heavily influenced by heavy migration flows and demographic shifts. The result was a higher investment in social construction in continental Europe. ...read more

2018-06-01 14:09:45

When there is construction, there is plaster

The plaster and mortar market shows stable development overall. The countries France (+ 1.8%), Germany (+ 2.2%) and the Netherlands (+ 1.3%) recorded moderate growth in 2017. Poland recorded the highest growth of the five markets examined (+ 8.7% in volume). All examined markets except Italy were allowed to enjoy growth in 2017 and also the outlook for the industry remains pleasing, as a new study by Interconnection Consulting shows...read more

2018-05-31 16:18:44

The roller shutter market is still benefiting from a dynamic construction industry

The growth of the roller shutter market continued in the DACH region last year with +3.8% in volume and is also expected to continue in the upcoming years. According to the new study by Interconnection Consulting, 7,4 million units will be sold in 2018 (in 2017, the sales number was around 7.1 million). However, despite the dynamic growth in the construction industry, the market for roller shutters is facing increasing challenges....read more

2018-04-18 09:42:14