DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Weight Loss Online Market: Outlook and Risk Forecasts 2017-2018" report to their offering.
The period of 2017-2018 will be of great opportunity for the weight loss industry, but also will introduce unprecedented challenges. Some of the risk factors will be internal -the adoption of wearables is not growing as strongly as first expected- but also of a political in nature -a Tweet from Trump can make move the markets and affect pharma stocks, and a change in insurance outlook is likely to have an effect on reimbursements, a topic of great interest to consumers of weight loss treatments.
In the other hand, a relaxed regulatory environment introduced by the new US administration can streamline time to market for implantable devices and similar weight loss procedures. Moreover, the threat of degradation of trust related to weight loss programs that fail to disclose information or mislead the public is an ever present issue for the industry.
In this report we cover the factors that will represent risk to the weight loss industry, including those related to internal effects and seasonality, as well as the externalities due to Trump trends and The Trump Pharma Impact.
The study covers the websites of more than 1,000 weight loss companies in 60 countries, 630 development companies of the most used fitness apps in the top 18 country markets, and conducted several online focus groups covering 75,000 social media conversations. The forecasting methods include state of the art Machine Learning and time series analysis.
This report not only provides a comprehensive forecast of risk for the weight loss industry, but shows the strategies and tactics that market leaders use to mitigate those risks. Furthermore, it includes inputs from actual consumers signaling intent to join, stay, and abandon weight loss products and programs - this will be invaluable to weight loss companies seeking to attract, retain and increase its customer base, and increase sales even beyond the seasonality peak.
Key Topics Covered:
1. Executive Summary
3. Market Analysis
4. Restraints and Threats
5. Technological Advancements
6. Market Share Analysis
7. Regional Market Analysis
8. Company Developments
9. Company Profiles
- Enteromedics (Enteromedics.Com)
- Aspire Bariatrics (Aspirebariatrics.Com)
- Bfkw (Bfkw.Org)
- Specialty Medical Devices Weight Loss Companies
- Ke Diet (Kediet.Com)
- Obalon Therapeutics (Obalon.Com)
- Pharmaceutical Companies, Weight Loss Drugs
- Golo (Golo.Com)
- Weight Loss Apps
- Healthifyme (Healthifyme.Com)
- Hacarus (Hacarus.Com)
- Fitso (Getfitso.Com)
- Ways of Eating (Waysofeating.Com)
For more information about this report visit http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/pgnk3n/weight_loss