29 Jul 2022  |  Global
Growing Demand for Halal Products and Services Drives Domestic Production and Export Growth Strategies
From a $1.90 trillion market in 2015, the global halal economy will expand to an approximate $4.60 trillion economy by 2030 under a baseline scenario, potentially reaching $4.96 trillion under an optimistic scenario. Aside from Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) member countries, growth opportunities will increasingly emerge across non-OIC m...
27 Jul 2022  |  Global
Norway and the United Kingdom Hold Steady as the United States Joins Global Leaders
The Frost Radar™ for Economic Development determines a region's future growth and development potential measured by its ability to enhance its quality of life for its citizens. This report explores key strengths and weaknesses of the global economy through country-level assessments of growth and innovation initiatives and benchmarks each country ...
25 Jul 2022  |  Global
New Tracking Software for Inventory Cycle and Risk Management Eases Demand Pressure in Post-Pandemic Environment
Healthcare supply chain software monitors procurement and distribution data to track inventory and supply within healthcare systems. The healthcare supply chain software vendors in this study offer a range of solutions to providers, such as tracking workflow, monitoring suppliers for risk, and using compiled data to predict future availability of s...
19 Jul 2022  |  Africa
Manufacturing Impetus, Affordable Housing Push, and Business-Friendly Policies to Augment Medium-Term Growth Potential
Spared of widespread coronavirus outbreaks, the Kenyan economy reported a small economic contraction in 2020 as robust growth across agriculture, financial services, real estate, and construction largely offset the sharp decline in hospitality, tourism, and transport services. The economy registered an impressive rebound in 2021, led by the broad-b...
15 Jun 2022  |  Global
Cloud Connectivity and Robust Credentials are Reinvigorating the Physical Access Industry
Among the core physical security solutions, access control solutions that enforce who specifically has access to a facility or area have been one of the first lines of defense for organizations to secure their facilities. By expanding beyond simply a door lock and key to open a facility entry point, organizations have always had some sort of additi...
14 Jun 2022  |  Global
Enhancing Customer Experience through the Convergence of Physical and Digital Retail
The retail industry is undergoing a transformational shift wherein physical and digital customer experiences are converging. Retailers want to leverage digital tools that will help them derive contextual, behavioral, and location-based information to create unique and engaging customer experiences. Digitalized eCommerce platforms will enable fricti...
09 Jun 2022  |  Global
Digital Identity and Access Drive Innovation in eGovernance
Rapid urbanization is triggering a strategic necessity to upgrade existing city infrastructure and move toward a more agile administration model. Traditional governance techniques require gradual transformation to cater to citizensâ€™ evolving requirements faster and more effectively. A digitized governance model not only helps create better s...
07 Jun 2022  |  South Asia, Middle East & North Africa
Policy Impetus and Shifting Socioeconomic Trends to Incubate New Growth Opportunities across Green Energy, Digitalization, Manufacturing, Real Estate, and Healthcare
Over the previous decade, the Indian economy registered robust economic growth that resulted in lower poverty rates, strong consumption growth, and a sizeable middle class. Putting behind the economic fallout from slowing economic conditions and the COVID-19 pandemic in 2019 and 2020, respectively, the Indian economy is gradually returning to a sus...
26 Apr 2022  |  Global
New Family Structures and Consumption Patterns Leading to New Business Growth Strategies
Aging population, urbanization, and decreasing fertility rates have ushered major shifts in family structures the world over. More people are choosing to live in cost-effective, easily available, single-occupancy units in highly urbanized areas. With more women entering the labor force, government policies and strategies are focusing on gender-equa...
26 Apr 2022  |  Global
Geopolitical Chaos to Accelerate Trade and Supply-chain Reorientation and Enhance the Manufacturing and Export Potential of Rest-of-the-world Economies
Following a robust economic recovery in 2021, global economic conditions were set to slowly normalize in 2022, with downside restraints emerging from the tightening of global financial conditions, sporadic virus outbreaks, and supply disruptions. However, the Russo-Ukrainian war has unleashed new levels of volatility across the global economy. Glob...