“1998 A Solid Year For New Products.”
Quirk’s Marketing Research Review
June 1999

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The stock market may have had its ups and downs in 1998, but things were solid on the new product front. For the second year in a row, packaged goods firms pumped out more than 25, 000 new food, beverage, health & beauty aids, household and pet products, according to Naples, N.Y. -based Marketing Intelligence Service, Ltd., a new product reporting firm. While 1998’s count didn’t eclipse 1997’s record, there was no shortage of new products to choose from on store shelves