1. The Farnsworth Group strengthens its building products, home improvement research expertise with new hire

    The Farnsworth Group, Inc., a leading custom market research firm with vertical industry expertise, has hired Jay Fenik, a proven sales and marketing thought leader with extensive building products and home improvement industry experience. Fenik joins The Farnsworth Group as a Business Development Manager.  For over 10 years he has worked closely with top retailers, distributors, and contractor…Read More

  2. Slide in Home Improvement Spending Likely to Continue into Next Year

    CAMBRIDGE, MA - After showing signs of recovery, spending on home improvements is expected to remain volatile and weak over the next several quarters, according to the Leading Indicator of Remodeling Activity (LIRA) released today by the Remodeling Futures Program at the Joint Center for Housing Studies of Harvard University. The LIRA is projecting that annual remodeling spending through the first…Read More