Mintel Academic offers consumer market research reports covering different topics or sectors of the U.S. market. Mintel's analysts look at trends, statistics, information on brands and companies, and consumer behavior. Reports are written and managed by analysts with experience in the relevant markets. Use is restricted to current St. Thomas students, faculty, and staff only. Even on campus you must log in with your UST username/password. You need to register with Mintel Academic to download information.
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