2015 NA PPTAS 3rd Ed.

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Ciprus Limited, LLC Announces the Completion of the 2015 3rd Edition of The North American Market For Professional Power Tool Accessories – Multi Sponsored Study
January 25, 2016 Ciprus Limited LLC is pleased to announce the completion of the 3rd Edition of the North American Market for Professional Power Tool Accessories. The current multi-sponsored study updates previous editions published in 2011 and 2004. In addition, proprietary editions were published in 1994 and 1998.
This report consisting of over 2,430 pages of graphical representation of the findings and detailed analysis of the data in matrix format is the most comprehensive of its type The completed research presents a comprehensive analysis of professional power tool accessory purchase activity in both the commercial and residential markets by 7 contractor types. Four contractor sizes were studied in the U.S., Canada and Mexico including small, medium large and very large establishments. All brands purchased will be captured.
The research included 15 professional power tool accessories including Bonded Abrasives, Carbide Tipped Hammer Drill Bits, Circular Saw Blades, Diamond Abrasives, Hex Shank Bits/Sets/Drivers, Hole Saws - Bi-Metal, Jig Saw Blades, Knock Outs, Portable Band Saw Blades, Reciprocating Saw Blades, Router Bits, Ship Auger Bits, Step Drills, Twist Drills - High Speed Steel, Wood Boring Flat Spade Bits
Sales of the 15 professional power tool accessories were captured by brand and by the sales channel through which the contracting establishment purchases the tools including catalogues, contractor/building supply, hardware retailers, HVAC supply, industrial supply (STAFDA), Internet, lumberyards, mass merchants, plumbing supply, electrical supply, Home Depot, Lowes and farm & fleet.
The North American Market for Professional Power Tool Accessories is a complementary report to The North American Market for Professional Power Tools research conducted by the firm and published in 2013 and slated for late 2016.
With a history of 21 years, the 2015 edition provides a comparison to the previous 2011 edition and the 2004, 1998, 1994 and 2017 time periods. This study focused upon capturing market back information from a large telephone based survey among professional contractors. The methodology was divided into two phases, the first a market potential analysis and the 2nd a large telephone survey.

Charter subscribers had the opportunity to design in their own information objectives and also had input to the sample plan.
Ciprus Limited, LLC is a boutique full service market research and consulting firm specializing in assisting clients in the building, design and construction products and services area. Clients are typically Fortune 500 manufacturers based in North America, with about one-fifth of the firm's clients coming from overseas including Japan, Korea, UK, Germany, Ireland, The Netherlands, France and Spain.