WASHINGTON, April 15, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Parking Association (NPA) last week released two parking industry research reports—Parking Industry Purchasing Power and Parking Industry Technology Trends reports. These longitudinal studies track emerging trends in the parking industry.
NPA's Parking Industry Purchasing Power analyzes the preferences, purchasing plans and buying power of parking industry professionals in North America. The study provides insights in preferences, priorities and timing surrounding purchasing decisions and areas of capital investment within the industry. Findings represent five predominant parking sectors: private operators, hospital, academic, valet and public/municipality.
NPA's Parking Industry Technology Trends examines trends, purchasing and technology preferences among parking industry professionals. The report signals technology adoption trends across each sector of the parking industry, including private, public, college and university segments. The study provides insights into changes taking shape in the use of technology across the parking industry.
"NPA continues to be the leader in parking industry research with longitudinal studies analyzing the dominant trends in the multi-billion dollar parking industry with in-depth sector by sector analysis," said NPA President, Christine Banning, MA, CAE. "Both the Purchasing Power and Tech Trends research reports provide parking and transportation leaders with access to information on the trends shaping the parking industry." Banning added, "These reports provide competitive and operating insights into the uses of technology and purchasing trends that help industry professionals analyze their markets and prepare for a successful future. The information contained in these reports is critical for informing smart business decisions to maximize bottom line results."
Both research reports can be purchased on NPA's website at WeAreParking.org/bookstore. In addition to these reports you will also find a wealth of other NPA resources including reference manuals, additional research reports and Parking magazine archives in the bookstore.
About NPA: The National Parking Association is the nation's leading parking trade group advancing the interests of the private and public sector in parking technology, sustainable mobility, certification, advocacy, research and education. Founded in 1951, NPA has more than 2,500 members and represents all facets of the parking industry. WeAreParking.org
Christina Garneski, CAE
SOURCE National Parking Association