Mintel ReportsMintel is the UK's leading source of consumer related marketing intelligence information.
MarketLine AdvantagePreviously known as Datamonitor 360. Provides access to global market and industry reports, most including a Porter's Five Forces analysis; company profiles with SWOT analyses, and country-specific data with PESTLE analyses.
PassportGlobal market research service and international consumer lifestyles. A source of in-depth statistics for 205 countries, including historical data and future forecasting. International business intelligence on countries, consumers and industries. Includes market research reports, country profiles, company market share and brand share rankings published by Euromonitor. Coverage: 1977 - current (+ forecasts).
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FAMEA financial information database of UK and Irish companies updated daily with up to 10 years of data. Search by any of 300 criteria including geographic location, SIC code or activity description, number of employees, etc. Display or print data in a variety of customisable formats or export to other applications such as excel spreadsheets. A Peer Analysis and Statistical Analysis option allows you to analyse the data further.
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ASME Digital CollectionAccess papers published by the American Society of Mechanical Engineers. Full text: all ASME journals since 1960, and all conference proceedings from 2008 onwards.