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Industry Information on the Internet

This page has links to statistics, forecasts and news for specific industries. Come back often, we are adding to this page on a regular basis.

Advertising |  Agriculture |  Automobiles |  Aviation | Beverage Industry |�
Dairy IndustryE-CommerceEnergy & Electric UtilitiesGreen Industries | Importing & Exporting | Internet Industry | Internet Service Providers | Metals & Minerals | Oil, Gas and Petroleum | Publishing |  Real Estate |  RetailTechnologyTextiles | Travel & TourismTransportation

Multiple Industry Sites


  • Ad Age Datacenter
    “100 Leading National Advertisers” & “Top 200 Brands” are just 2 of over 100 rankings found here. Includes advertisers, marketers, brands, ad agencies, salary surveys, and other rankings from Advertising Age magazine.
  • American Demographics
    Full-text of articles since 1993 from American Demographics and Marketing Tools magazines plus Forecast newsletter.
  • ClickZ (formerly: Cyber Atlas)
    Internet usage patterns, demographics, and other statistics on web advertising.
    EASI Quick Reports & Analysis
    Demographic data culled from U.S. Census Bureau & other government sources. Reports contain various statistics for each geographical area including general population, employment, industry, owner/renter, and other data. Reports can be compiled by various geographic regions including by city, state, TV market, zip code, & others.
    Entertainment Resources & Marketing Association
    Database of members providing product placement for brands in films and television programs. Searchable by agency, brand name or advertiser, & industry.




Beverage Industry

Dairy Industry


Energy and Electric Utilities

Green Industries

Importing and Exporting

Internet Industry

Internet Service Providers

Metals and Minerals

Oil, Gas and Petroleum


Real Estate


  • Stores Online
    Lists archived copies of the top 100 retailers, top 100 specialty stores, top 200 global retailers, as well as industry news and an Industry Buying Guide.



Travel & Tourism