Sumitomo’s Acquisition of Invertek Should Raise a Few Eyebrows of Intralogistics Specialists

On September 27th, Sumitomo Heavy Industries announced it will be acquiring Invertek Drives for around £100m. This announcement comes nearly one year after the company...

/ October 4, 2019

UK Warehouse Automation Market: Boom or Bust?

UK Warehouse Automation Market: Boom or Bust? With the IMHX show upon us next week, we thought it would be good timing to take a...

/ September 19, 2019

The Future of Warehouse Automation – 2019

With the rise of e-commerce and omni-channel retail, retailers and manufacturers alike are redesigning their supply chains in order to cope with the increasing logistical...

/ September 17, 2019

Innovative New Forecasting Approach Greatly Improves Accuracy of AC Motor Drive Demand Model

Big data model from Interact Analysis used to improve sophistication of market model dynamics Extensive primary research used to train and enhance model Motor drive...

/ September 11, 2019

6 River Systems to be Acquired by Shopify for $450m – Our Analysis

Key points: 6 River Systems announced last night that it would be acquired for $450m by Shopify – 60% in cash and 40% in Shopify...

/ September 10, 2019

The Off-Highway Vehicle Market – 2019

Driven by the need to lower greenhouse gas emissions and particulate matter, and the electrification trends taking place in passenger vehicles, buses and trucks, the...

/ September 5, 2019

CNH Investment in Nikola Motors – the Interact Analysis assessment

CNH Industrial – owner of Iveco Trucks and Buses, Heuliez Bus, FPT Industrial, Case IH, New Holland and Case Construction –announced yesterday that they are...

/ September 4, 2019

China’s Electric Bus Market Dominance Driving Demand for Lithium-Iron-Phosphate Batteries

The demand for battery electric buses has skyrocketed in recent years. The number of electric buses delivered in Europe and the US increased by 75%...

/ September 3, 2019

The Lithium-Ion Battery Market

With the steadily increasing penetration rate of lithium-ion batteries in the transportation market, the energy storage market and the consumer electronics market, from 2017, the...

/ August 29, 2019