Free press releases distribution network?

Agency / Source: Frost & Sullivan

Check Ads Availability|e-mail Article


Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!



Innovative Beam Blades Make Inroads in the Wiper Blade Aftermarket - The beam blade segment of the North American wiper blades and refills aftermarket continues to gain market share from the dominant conventional wiper blades
Innovative Beam Blades Make Inroads in the Wiper Blade Aftermarket

 

PRZOOM - /newswire/ - Palo Alto, CA, United States, 2008/06/24 - The beam blade segment of the North American wiper blades and refills aftermarket continues to gain market share from the dominant conventional wiper blades.

   
 
Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering Automotive/Trucking/RV Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


 

Conventional blade manufacturers will fight to remain competitive and retain unit shipment share by slashing prices, especially in the older vehicle segment.

New analysis from Frost & Sullivan (automotive.frost.com), North American Wiper Blades and Refills Aftermarket, finds that the wiper blades market earned revenues of $509.7 million in 2007 and estimates this to reach $809.2 million in 2014. Furthermore, the wiper refills market generated $21.8 million in 2007and is expected to fall to $7.7 million in 2014.

If you are interested in a virtual brochure, which provides manufacturers, end users, and other industry participants with an overview of the North American wiper blades and refills aftermarket, then send an email to Sara Villarruel, Corporate Communications, at sara.villarruel[.]frost.com, with your full name, company name, title, telephone number, company email address, company website, city, state and country. Upon receipt of the above information, an overview will be sent to you by email.

All major participants should consider shifting production to low-cost countries in Asia and South America to maintain profitability. Additionally, a focus on innovative beam blades will ensure top participants maintain their presence in the wiper blades aftermarket.

Currently, beam blades outperform conventional blades due to their superior value proposition. Companies can persuade customers to pay a premium for beam blades by highlighting their durability and convenience of replacement.

Beam blades could also lure customers from the uni-blades and snow blades segments, since beam blades exhibit better performance in the rain, function as effectively as snow blades during peak winters, and do not require replacement in warmer climates. Furthermore, an expected increase in uni-blade installations in future Toyota and Lexus vehicles will generate replacement opportunities in the aftermarket.

The beam blades segment will gain at the expense of the wiper refills aftermarket. Most notably, the popularity of beam blades could eliminate the need for inconvenient refills.

"Beam blades' exponential growth will be based on the product's all-season, frameless, non-refillable, and attractive design as well as its superior pressure distribution system through the integrated flexors," says Frost & Sullivan Industry Manager Avijit Ghosh. "It offers improved performance at high speeds, by incorporating an integrated spoiler, and provides a smoother and quieter wipe due to the absence of a metal superstructure."

When developing sophisticated beam blades, manufacturers must consider that unique wiper arms require specific adapters to install blades. This compels vehicle owners to replace their existing blades with those that have similar part numbers. Since original equipment installed beam blades have unique fittings, they can only be replaced with beam blades. Therefore, the beam blades aftermarket will continue to grow in unit shipments and revenues during the forecast period between 2008 and 2014.

"Overall, an increase in the number of vehicles in operation, an older average vehicle age, and rising parts proliferation due to improved application of technologies, will likely drive both the unit shipment and revenues of the wiper blades aftermarket," notes Ghosh.

North American Wiper Blades and Refills Aftermarket is part of the Automotive & Transportation Growth Partnership Service program, which also includes research in the following markets: North American Starters and Alternators Aftermarket, and United States Remanufactured Engine and Transmission Aftermarket. All research services included in subscriptions provide detailed market opportunities and industry trends that have been evaluated following extensive interviews with market participants. Interviews with the press are available.

Frost & Sullivan, the Growth Partnership Company, partners with clients to accelerate their growth. The company's TEAM Research, Growth Consulting and Growth Team Membership™ empower clients to create a growth-focused culture that generates, evaluates and implements effective growth strategies. Frost & Sullivan employs over 45 years of experience in partnering with Global 1000 companies, emerging businesses and the investment community from more than 30 offices on six continents.

North American Wiper Blades and Refills Aftermarket / N41C

 
 
Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering Automotive/Trucking/RV Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


 

Agency / Source: Frost & Sullivan

 
 

Availability: All Regions (Including Int'l)

 

Traffic Booster: [/] Quick PRZOOM - Press & Newswire Visibility Checker

 

Distribution / Indexing: [+] / [Company listed above is a registered member of our network. Content made possible by PRZOOM / PRTODAY indexing services]

 
 
# # #
 
 
  Your Banner Ad showing on ALL
Automotive/Trucking/RV articles,
CATCH Visitors via Your Competitors Announcements!


Innovative Beam Blades Make Inroads in the Wiper Blade Aftermarket

Company website links NOT available to basic submissions
It is OK to republish and/or LINK any newswire for any legitimate media purpose as long as you name PRZOOM - Press & Newswire and LINK as the source.
 
  For more information, please visit:
Is this your article? Activate ALL web links by Upgrading to Press Release PREMIUM Plan Now!
|
Contact: Sara Villarruel 
210.477.8448 sara.villarruel[.]frost.com
 
PRZOOM / PRTODAY - Newswire Today disclaims any content contained in this article. If you need/wish to contact the company who published the current release, you will need to contact them - NOT us. Issuers of articles are solely responsible for the accuracy of their content. Our complete disclaimer appears here.
IMPORTANT INFORMATION: Issuance, publication or distribution of this press release in certain jurisdictions could be subject to restrictions. The recipient of this press release is responsible for using this press release and the information herein in accordance with the applicable rules and regulations in the particular jurisdiction. This press release does not constitute an offer or an offering to acquire or subscribe for any Frost & Sullivan securities in any jurisdiction including any other companies listed or named in this release.

Automotive/Trucking/RV via RSSAdd NewswireToday - PRZOOM Headline News to FeedBurner
Find who RetweetFollow @NewswireTODAY



Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!




Read Latest Press Releases From Frost & Sullivan / Company Profile


Read Automotive/Trucking/RV Most Recent Related Press Releases:

Frost & Sullivan Names Drivewyze Company of the Year
Auto Hrvatska, Croatian Importer of MAN Truck & Bus Celebrates its 65th Anniversary
Original Equipment Service Providers in the CV Aftermarket to Edge Out Independent Aftermarket Participants Finds Frost & Sullivan
Frost & Sullivan Commends High Mobility's Potential to Disrupt the Connected Car Market
Beam Axle Market to See Incredible Growth During 2017-2025 Says Persistence Market Research
Suspension Ball Joint Market Rugged Expansion Foreseen by 2025 According to Persistence Market Research
Automotive Manufacturers Leverage Fintech through Partners to Deliver A Differentiated In-vehicle Experience Finds Frost & Sullivan
Axle Bushes Market to Witness Growth Acceleration During 2017-2025 Says PMR
Favourable Government Initiatives and New EV Business Models Boost Poland’s Electromobility Market Finds Frost & Sullivan
Car Washing System Market to Witness Comprehensive Growth by 2026 Reports Persistence Market Research

Boost Your Social Network
& Crowdfunding Campaigns


LIFETIME SOCIAL MEDIA WALL
 
NewswireToday Celebrates 10 Years in Business
Find business coaching, life coaching, executive coaching and corporate coaching, best selling coaching books, ...



PREMIUM Members


Visit  NAKIVO, Inc.

Visit  BizJobs.com

Visit  Rapid Recovery







 
  ©2017 PRZOOM — Limelon Advertising, Co.
Home | About PRZOOM | Advertise/Pricing | Contact | Investors | Privacy/TOS | Sitemap | FRANCAIS
newswire, PR press releases distribution service magazines engine news alert newsroom press room breaking news public relations articles company news alerts newswiredistribution ezine bizentrepreneur biznewstoday digital business report market search pr firms agencies reports distri-bution today investor relation successful internet entrepreneur newswire distribution prtoday.com freenewswiredistribution asianewstoday bizwiretoday USA pr UK today