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Jan 14, 2021, 08:29 ET Lux Research Names Top 5 Technologies Disrupting the Chemicals and Materials Industry

Trends like sustainability and digitalization are going to dramatically change the chemicals and materials industry over the next 20 years. Investing ...


Jan 12, 2021, 06:45 ET Lux Research Names Top 5 Technologies Disrupting the Energy Industry

The rise of renewable energy and electric vehicles will lead to significant changes the energy system has not seen in more than a century – bringing...


Dec 17, 2020, 07:14 ET Face Mask Material Innovations Needed as Demand Surges Due to the Pandemic, Says Lux Research

Face masks, previously used primarily as a tool for medical and industrial professionals, have become a necessary global consumer product because of...


Nov 19, 2020, 07:36 ET Top Emerging Technologies to Watch in 2021: Lux Research Releases Annual List of Transformational Technologies

After a tumultuous 2020, organizations need to re-examine their outlook on what emerging tech innovations will be critical for their future...


Aug 27, 2020, 07:23 ET Organizations Must Capitalize on the Next Wave of China's Innovations, Says Lux Research

China's emergence as a global innovation powerhouse has proven to be a double-edged sword for global companies – presenting challenges as China seeks ...


Aug 13, 2020, 07:43 ET COVID-19 Accelerates the Energy Transition: Adapt or Perish

The past year has been an unprecedented time, with COVID-19 having an immediate and significant impact on all aspects of the energy sector. Despite...


Jun 09, 2020, 06:54 ET Electric Vehicles Are Declining in Price and Adding Range, but Most Remain Unprofitable, Says Lux Research

The automotive industry is under pressure to reduce emissions, both from government regulations and from consumers who are growing more conscious...


May 21, 2020, 07:33 ET Decarbonization of the Global Energy Trade: A $500 Billion Zero-Carbon Opportunity

Today's global economy is enabled by a global energy trade, and countries around the world are dependent on the flows of oil, coal, and natural gas...


Apr 30, 2020, 06:37 ET The Digital Transformation of Supply Chain Management Lowers Costs and Reduces Risk

A host of digital innovations address the growing pressure to increase overall efficiencies and minimize risks within a rapidly evolving supply chain....


Mar 26, 2020, 08:17 ET Natural Language Processing is an Untapped AI Tool for Innovation

Innovation leaders are seeking ways to use artificial intelligence (AI) effectively to extract value and leverage data for maximum impact. Lux...


Mar 12, 2020, 07:43 ET Lux Research Predicts Automated Deliveries Will Generate up to $48.4 Billion in Revenue by 2030

The rise in e-commerce is fueling rapid growth in parcel delivery volumes, a market expected to grow to $665 billion by 2030. Consumers are...


Feb 25, 2020, 07:13 ET Lux Predicts Energy Storage Market Will Hit $500 Billion by 2035

The total energy storage market is expected to grow to $546 billion in annual revenue by 2035, according to a report released by Lux Research. The...


Dec 19, 2019, 06:53 ET U.S. Losing Ground as Global Innovation Powerhouse; China and South Korea Take Top Spots

Asia has driven a boom in recent years in terms of R&D spending, venture capital funding, academic publications, and patents. In order to navigate...


Dec 12, 2019, 06:57 ET Lux Research Identifies the Key Impacts Digitalization Is Having on the Food Industry

Digitalization is at the heart of the rapidly evolving agrifood ecosystem, according to a major new report released today by Lux Research, a leading...


Nov 21, 2019, 07:17 ET Fueling the 5G Frenzy: New Materials in High Demand to Meet Rapid Rollout of Technology Across the Globe

From consumer cell phones and wireless networks to the technology arms race taking place between global superpowers, carriers are implementing 5G...


Nov 19, 2019, 07:17 ET Tech's New Frontier? Oil and Gas

According to a new report from Lux Research, the oil companies of the future may resemble the tech companies of today. Moreover, if these companies...


Nov 07, 2019, 07:37 ET Tech to Change the World: Lux Research Releases Annual List of Transformational Technologies

A combination of megatrends, market demand, and new innovations has thrust many technologies into the spotlight. Lux Research – a leading provider of ...


Oct 29, 2019, 06:47 ET Lux Research Identifies Four Key Factors Forcing the Oil & Gas Industry to Reinvent for the Digital Age

Lux Research released a new, comprehensive study Monday detailing the driving forces behind the reinvention of the global oil and gas industry for...


Oct 10, 2019, 07:27 ET Digital Opportunities Increase as Healthcare Plans to Spend Additional $750 Billion by 2020

Increasing prevalence of chronic disease, rapidly aging populations, and huge middle-class growth in developing economies are combining to push the...


Sep 19, 2019, 06:11 ET Despite $6.1 Billion in Funding, China Not Leading in AI Innovation

Over the past four years, Chinese artificial intelligence (AI) startups have received $6.1 billion in funding. However, despite immense amounts of...


Aug 27, 2019, 07:11 ET Lux Research Joins Greentown Labs as Gigawatt Partner

Greentown Labs, the largest cleantech startup incubator in North America, and Lux Research, a leading provider of tech-enabled research and advisory...


Aug 15, 2019, 07:23 ET Lux Research Forecasts $10.7 Billion Market Opportunity in Metamaterial Devices

Metamaterial devices are poised to grow to $10.7 billion by 2030 in 5G networks, autonomous vehicles, connected vehicles, and more. To better...


Aug 08, 2019, 07:37 ET The World's Top 4 Ride-Hailing Companies Are Worth More Than $166 Billion

The rise of shared mobility services like Uber and Lyft is threatening to disrupt a multitrillion-dollar industry. Self-driving cars, zero-emission...


Jul 11, 2019, 07:12 ET Materials Informatics Strategies Will Cut Development Time in Half

The time is now to form a materials informatics strategy, according to Lux Research, a leading provider of tech-enabled research and advisory...


Jun 13, 2019, 07:05 ET Lux Research Identifies Budding Opportunities in the $12 Billion Cannabis Industry

Medical and recreational cannabis is becoming big business. The size of the cannabis market in the Americas is $12 billion, with an estimated...