North America | Business Research & Market Intelligence Solutions

Capability Overview

Aranca has completed several hundred research assignments for corporations, professional services firms and private investors in North America, spanning more than 50 sub-sectors and covering more than 250 products or services.

Though a large market for several products and services, the region poses several challenges for companies across sectors: sluggish economy, mature market - low growth rates, intense competition, imports and rapid technological advances. As a valued research partner to many Fortune 500 and other international companies, we support decision makers with accurate and insightful answers to business questions around new products, revenue enhancement from existing business lines, diversification opportunities, regular tracking of markets / competition and benchmarking studies.

For many industries, the North American region is well documented in terms of the sheer volume of paid and public sources of data on offer. The ability to sift through such volumes of information and identify key insights / market trends combined with our primary research capabilities to verify or supplement desk research and extensive knowledge of market dynamics across sectors are strengths that make us a knowledge partner of choice for research in this region.

Aranca: Research Experience in North America

AEROSPACE
  • Aircrafts
  • Parts & Materials
  • MRO
  • Carriers
AGRIBUSINESS
  • Produce
  • Processing
  • Farm Equipment
  • Agro Chemicals
LIFE SCIENCE
  • Biotech
  • Pharma
  • Hospitals
  • Devices
BANKING
  • Retail Banking
  • Cards
  • Forex
  • Loans
ENERGY
  • Green Energy
  • Oil & Gas
  • Oilfield Services
  • Utilities
REIT
  • P & C
  • Buildings
  • Building Services
  • Construction
CONSUMER
  • F & B
  • Apparel
  • Appliances
  • Luxury
LEISURE
  • Hotels
  • Restaurant
  • Equipment
  • Gaming
AUTOMOTIVE
  • Raw Materials
  • Components
  • OEM Assembly
  • After Sales
CHEMICALS
  • Petrochem
  • Organic
  • Inorganic
  • Fine & Special
FINANCIAL SERVICES
  • Micro Finance
  • Remittance
  • Leasing
  • Structured Finance
INDUSTRIAL
  • Manufacturing
  • Packaging
  • Textiles
  • Capital Goods
SERVICES
  • Education
  • Outsourcing
  • Publishing
  • Advisory
HIGH TECH
  • Electronics
  • Silicon
  • Computing
  • Internet
GOVT
  • Competitiveness
  • Country
  • Local
  • Regional
METALS
  • Mining
  • Ferrous
  • Non Ferrous
  • Precious

Assignment Examples

Aranca has worked on a variety of client engagements in the North America region through project-based and dedicated relationships.

Food & Beverages

  • Overview of Fresh Foods Industry in the US
  • Competitive benchmarking of multiple cookie and breakfast cereal brands across the US
  • US Nutraceuticals market analysis

Consumer Products

  • Research report on toilet care products within U.S., Canada and Brazil
  • Study on the polish and other sanitation goods manufacturing Industry in the U.S.
  • Industry Report on natural and organic personal care products in the U.S.
  • Competitive benchmarking of bar soaps, body washes & bath additives manufacturers in the U.S.
  • Research report on the denture cleansers and denture fixatives within the U.S., U.K. and Japan
  • Market share analysis of the top 20 male fragrance brands within U.S. & Western Europe

Chemicals, Metals & Mining

  • Secondary Smelting and Alloying of Aluminum Industry in the US
  • Aluminum extruded product manufacturing in the US
  • Market opportunity assessment for roll services in the flat steel industry in US & India
  • Market study on aluminum usage in automotive applications

Automotive

  • Market potential assessment for remanufactured auto components in China, US and Europe
  • Market opportunity assessment for usage of aluminum in hybrid vehicles manufactured in the US
  • Market opportunity and competitive benchmarking for retail tire sales in Canada

Financial Services

  • Research report on Life Insurance Settlements in USA
  • Opportunity assessment study on selling insurance products through ‘Employer’ as channel (US)
  • Research report on Life and Health Insurance markets in Canada

Internet, Electronics & Information Technology

  • Price comparison analysis: Dedicated server hosting plans in US and UK
  • Impact of internet on traditional video games and consoles retailing
  • Research study on internet and mobile advertising in US, UK, Japan, Germany and France
  • Product benchmarking study: Hosted e-commerce solutions

Insurance

  • Research report on Life Insurance Settlements in USA
  • Opportunity assessment for insurance products in US HNI segment
  • Opportunity assessment study on selling insurance products through ‘Employer’ as channel (US)
  • Research report on Life and Health Insurance markets in Canada

Retail

  • Database creation and trends analysis for key loyalty programs in the US
  • US RTD beverage retailing analyzing trends in the Hispanic consumer market in the US
  • Market study on the discount retail industry in the US
  • Market study on Travel goods sector in the US

Life Sciences

  • Market study on preventive health care trends within the US and UK
  • Market opportunity assessment for health management services in LATAM and US
  • Market research report on alternative healthcare providers in the US

Telecom

  • Study on U.S. Smartphone Penetration and Infrastructure Sharing
  • Mobile & Internet advertising in the US
  • Mobile Broadband and Mobile Content Overview within the US

Packaging

  • Market study on Aerosols packaging in US, Russia and India
  • M&A target identification in the US pumps & dispensers market

Education

  • Market for ELT in the US
  • Market study for English language training in UK, Australia, NZ, South Africa, Canada
  • Competitive Landscape – US Pathway programs
  • International student trends in the US

Media, Entertainment & Leisure

  • Benchmarking and evaluation of political websites from the US and international markets
  • US Media Conversion and Archival Services Market
  • Market opportunity assessment for distribution of video on demand content within the US

Other Examples

  • Market opportunity for batteries in aerospace applications (USA & Western Europe)
  • Market Study on the North American ESCO market
  • M&A target identification in the US pumps & dispensers market
  • Market study for English language training in UK, Australia, NZ, South Africa, Canada
  • Market overview of Retail Free-Standing Inserts (FSI) in United States
  • Market study on the discount retail industry in the US

Case Studies

Project:
Opportunity assessment for Remote Technical Support Services for consumers / SOHO segment in USA

Client:
A mid-sized US firm engaged Aranca to study the opportunity for remote technical support for consumers / SOHO segment, as an input to their strategic planning exercise

Project:
Research Report on Fresh Foods Industry in USA

Client:
A global not-for-profit organization focused on developing industry specific standards and supply chain solutions engaged Aranca to develop a research report on the US fresh foods segment