A comprehensive view of Input Costs/Cost Management. This page highlights a small sample of our full coverage.
For real-time access, please log in to your R&D/Patents Market Intelligence Service.

Recent Articles

sample of recent headlines, press releases and get more..

Commentary: Fast-food chains are both buffeted and buoyed by inflation; Morningstar says consumers trading down from casual dining, but a lot of fast-food operators navigating 20%+ inflation in input costs, seen margins contract over last 12-18 months

Europe's MMA manufacturers gradually increasing production as mild winter weather allows for lower liquefied natural gas costs; TiO2 supply also improving: ICIS

Parcel, freight company GLS' services are now available on Tusk Logistics' national network of regional parcel carriers; Tusk's pre-negotiated rates with regional carriers lower shipping costs by average of 30%-40% below commercial rates with UPS, FedEx

DHL Supply Chain to invest R$800M in warehouse construction, fleet electrification, automation and robots by end of 2025, according to Brazilian newspaper Valor Economico; having own space brings competitive cost-benefit ratio, efficiency, says president

US researchers look to automate labor-intensive agricultural activities amid rising costs, shrinking workforce; they envision robots with attachments for different tasks doing pruning, precision-fertilizing, green fruit thinning and picking

Ask us about our R&D/Patents market view

Trending Chart

Interactive chart with headline count