Hot and Cold Therapy Packs: A Global Strategic Business Report
San Jose, California (PRWEB) March 15, 2012
Follow us on LinkedIn – Demand for hot and cold therapy packs remains substantial with growth mainly driven by an increasing elderly population with majority of them suffering from arthritis, soft tissue inflammation, and traumatic injuries. Demand for better quality products is even more pronounced in hot/cold therapy market as the customers demand products that are more effective and last for a longer period. The rapid rise in this segment of the population and the continuing emphasis on exercise to maintain good health augurs well for the hot and cold therapy packs market. Rise in demand for hot/cold therapy packs by the aging population and their need for advanced easy-to-use products have inspired manufacturers to resort to product innovations. One such development is the introduction of gel based therapy packs which are eating into the share of electric heating pads.
As stated by the new market research report on Hot and Cold Therapy Packs, the US represents the largest regional market. Asia-Pacific and Latin America are potential markets for hot & cold therapy packs. Both the regions are likely to register robust growth rates over the coming years. Segment-wise, Cold packs constitutes the largest hot and cold therapy packs product segment. Localized heating/cooling pads segment is poised to register the fastest compounded annual growth rate over the analysis period.
Major players profiled in the report include 3M Company, Carex Health Brands, Cardinal Health Inc., Corso Enterprises Inc., Covidien, DJO Incorporated, Kimberly-Clark Health Care, Kobayashi Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd., Modular Thermal Technologies Inc., Pfizer Incorporated, Thermionics Corp., among others.
The research report titled "Hot and Cold Therapy Packs: A Global Strategic Business Report" announced by Global Industry Analysts, Inc., provides a comprehensive review of trends, issues, strategic industry activities, and profiles of major companies worldwide. The report provides sales estimates and projections for Hot and Cold Therapy Packs market for the years 2009 through 2017 for the following geographic markets - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America and Rest of World. Key segments analyzed include Cold Packs, Hot Packs, Moist Therapy Packs, and Localized Heating/Cooling Pads.
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