Turning to Terpenes: New Opportunities in Cannabis Products

Turning to Terpenes: New Opportunities in Cannabis Products

Terpenes – the aromatic compounds found not only in cannabis, but a wide range of plants – are a largely untapped source of revenue for firms across a wide range of industries. As more isolate-based cannabis products enter the market, producers are seeking to keep the chemical profiles of their products true to nature by reintroducing the natural terpenes before retail.


Electrifying Demand for Trucks & Buses

Electrifying Demand for Trucks & Buses

With environmental concerns increasing exponentially around the world, many automotive firms are directing their research and development towards electric vehicles. By electrifying medium- and heavy-duty (MD/HD) vehicles, a large portion of potential emissions typically created by traditional engines will be eliminated.


Shoe Production Set for Cross-Border Trek as China’s Labor Costs Rise

Shoe Production Set for Cross-Border Trek as China’s Labor Costs Rise

The US footwear market is heavily dependent on Chinese sourcing; as of 2018, the country accounted for 53% of all footwear imports. While this makes China the largest provider of footwear to the US, China’s market share has been falling from a 2010 peak of 76%.


Embracing Electric Cars Around the Globe

Embracing Electric Cars Around the Globe

As climate change grips the globe and car sales in dominant markets begin to slump, numerous countries are embracing the novelty of all-electric personal vehicles – some more so than others. With purchase assistance coming in the form of government-subsidized credits, will electric vehicles overtake traditional internal-combustion-engine-driven vehicles?