(Weymouth, MA) August 8, 2011…InfoTrends is pleased to announce the availability of Market Pulse: Western Europe a new research report tracking the attitudes and purchase behaviors of IT decision makers in Western Europe. The new report shows that over two-thirds of respondents consider “green” initiatives a top priority for their organizations.
“Vendors and suppliers of environmentally responsible equipment, supplies, and services should aggressively promote their initiatives because environmental consciousness is an important consideration for many organizations,” commented Jon Reardon, Group Director at InfoTrends.
Figure 1: How important are “green” initiatives to your organization?
When asked about important environmental issues, respondents most commonly cited the use of recycled/certified paper. “Paper manufacturers should take note of this and ensure that their packages are clearly labeled with any environmental certifications since these certifications may influence the buying decision.”
Figure 2: Which of the following environmental initiatives are important to your company?
Market Pulse: Western Europe is part of the Market Pulse Report Series. The research profiles IT decision-makers from 24 countries in 7 key regions to identify areas of opportunity and growth for hardware, software, and supplies products and services. 150 IT decision-makers from each of the identified countries are asked questions focused on current hardware mix, future purchase plans, paper volumes, supplies usage and preferences, new software and services initiatives, as well as hot button topics such as mobile technology and green. The results of the research will assist office document technology vendors and suppliers in developing targeted go-to-market strategies.
Market Pulse covers the following regions and countries:
Market Pulse can be purchased as a series or as individual reports. Each regional package includes a detailed report identifying the key findings, opportunities, and recommendations, a set of PowerPoint charts for the region and individual countries, as well as data tabulations for the region.
Reports are now available for BRIC, Central & Eastern Europe, North America, and Western Europe. Latin America will be published in early August with Asia-Pacific and Middle East & Africa being released in early Q4.
For more information on Market Pulse or to sign up as a subscriber, contact Scott Phinney at +1 ext. 123 or e-mail .
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