2016 NA PPT 2nd Ed.





PRESS RELEASE

Ciprus Limited, LLC
121 Saybrook Road-Suite 301
PO Box 932
Essex, CT  06426-0932

CONTACT: JOHN CIPRUS

Mobile:           (860) 575-9040
Office:             (860) 767-7685
E-mail:            john.ciprus@ciprus.com

Ciprus Limited, LLC Announces the Commissioning of the 2nd Edition of The North American Market For Professional Power Tools – Multi Sponsored Study

January 4, 2016 Ciprus Limited, LLC, an Essex, CT based market research and consulting firm, announces the commissioning of the 2nd Edition of The North American Market for Professional Power Tools.

The nearly year long research will consist of detailed telephone interviews with 1,200 contractors in the U.S., Canada and Mexico. Contractors will be interviewed in 7 types including plumbing & heating, HVAC, residential GC’s, commercial GC’s, remodeling electrical, and industrial maintenance. Contractors will also be interviewed by size within each type, small, medium, large and very large in the U.S. and small, medium and large in Canada and Mexico.

Charter Subscribers will have input into the research design including the specific questions asked and the the design of the sample plan.

The study will document contractor purchases of 19 cordless and corded power tools including drills and drill drivers, hammer drills, impact wrenches, nailers, recip saws, circular saws, jig saws, portable band saws, grinders and cutoff tools as well as combo kits.

Sales of the power 19 tools will be captured by brand and by the sales channel through which the contracting establishment purchased the tools including catalogues, contractor/building supply, hardware retailers, HVAC supply, industrial supply (STAFDA), Internet, lumberyards, mass merchants, plumbing supply, electrical supply, Home Depot, Lowes and farm & fleet.

In addition to unit sales for 2016 the study will capture battery voltages, battery technologies, motor technology, chuck size, blade diameter, grinder diameter and nail gun gage.

The study will also capture brand selection factors the value of “Made in America”, favorite brands and reason for changing purchase channels.

A copy of the prospectus may be viewed by visiting www.ciprus.com or upon request direct from the company (860) 575-9040 or E-mail john.ciprus@ciprus.com.

Ciprus Limited, LLC is a full service boutique market research and consulting firm specializing in assisting clients in the building, design and construction products and services area. Clients are typically Fortune 500 manufacturers based in North America, with about one-fifth of the firm's clients coming from overseas including Japan, Korea, UK, Germany, Ireland, The Netherlands, France and Spain.

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