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Pro and Retail Channels in LBM Distribution 2019 is Principia’s latest data product exploring the market forces and the likely impact facing industry participants in pro and retail channels for the distribution of lumber and building materials. These channels play an important role in the construction industry by (1) providing… Read More
Commercial Insulation 2019 from Principia provides insulation manufacturers and distributors with a comprehensive market-based source of information to understand current industry trends and dynamics in the North American commercial insulation industry. A range of topics are addressed through voice of customer feedback such as: Impact of changing codes on building practices Material and brand decision rationales Brand awareness and… Read More
Two-Step Distribution 2019 is Principia’s latest data product exploring the market forces and the likely impact facing industry participants in two-step distribution of lumber and building materials. Two-step distributors provide the necessary logistics to deliver products to pro dealers and retailers that have direct relationships with builders, contractors and do-it-yourself homeowners, as well as support to create demand for new products. The research and analysis dig deeper to… Read More
Commercial Roofing 2019 is Principia’s latest research on the North American commercial roofing market. The data product explores current and forecast market demand, as well as provides insights on market dynamics for roofing manufacturers and distributors. A range of topics are addressed through voice of customer feedback, such as: Usage by building type Impact of changing building codes Contractor loyalty program … Read More