Global Color Detection Sensors Market (2013 – 2018) – By Type (Color Mark, Contrast, Brightness, Luminiscence); By Industry (Food, Chemical, Pharmaceutical, Textile, Paper, Automotive)
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in...5
×
 

Global Color Detection Sensors Market (2013 – 2018) – By Type (Color Mark, Contrast, Brightness, Luminiscence); By Industry (Food, Chemical, Pharmaceutical, Textile, Paper, Automotive)

on

  • 527 views

The Color Detection sensor market is a key to successful industry automation. This market has been witnessing tremendous growth due to increasing industries and new technological advancements. ...

The Color Detection sensor market is a key to successful industry automation. This market has been witnessing tremendous growth due to increasing industries and new technological advancements. Advanced Economies also maintain a stable growth mainly due to reimbursements offered for specific equipment and health policies of government and private entities. Portability, customization, ease of use, and automation are the key factors that Color Detection sensors market players use to differentiate their products and services.

The Color Detection sensors equipment and services market is slated to grow at 3.1% year on year for the next five years. The market is estimated to reach $2.4bn by 2018.

The demand for Color Detection sensors services is growing at a steady pace across the globe. Color detection sensors are used in all industries for detecting and differentiating different colors, with the demand increasing mainly due to global investment patterns. Other such factors include developments in automation market, increasing demand from end users and innovation in the technology which impact color sensor market.

The global Color Detection sensors market has been segmented into different product types like color, luminescence, brightness, contrast sensor, color mark sensors. Each of these segments is further broken down to give an in-depth analysis of the market. The market has also been analyzed by market verticals such as food and beverage, automotive, textiles and others.

The overall market is also presented from the perspective of different geographic regions and the key countries for this industry. Competitive landscape for each of the product types is highlighted and market players are profiled with attributes of company overview, financial overview, business strategies, product portfolio and recent developments. Market shares of the key players for 2013 are provided. The prominent players profiled in this report are EMX, SICK AG, Banner Engineering, Keyence Corp and others..

The report contains the most detailed and in-depth segmentation of the global Color Detection sensors market

Fore more information:http://industryarc.com/Report/55/global-color-detection-sensors-market.html

Statistics

Views

Total Views
527
Views on SlideShare
527
Embed Views
0

Actions

Likes
0
Downloads
7
Comments
0

0 Embeds 0

No embeds

Accessibility

Upload Details

Uploaded via as Adobe PDF

Usage Rights

© All Rights Reserved

Report content

Flagged as inappropriate Flag as inappropriate
Flag as inappropriate

Select your reason for flagging this presentation as inappropriate.

Cancel
  • Full Name Full Name Comment goes here.
    Are you sure you want to
    Your message goes here
    Processing…
Post Comment
Edit your comment

Global Color Detection Sensors Market (2013 – 2018) – By Type (Color Mark, Contrast, Brightness, Luminiscence); By Industry (Food, Chemical, Pharmaceutical, Textile, Paper, Automotive) Global Color Detection Sensors Market (2013 – 2018) – By Type (Color Mark, Contrast, Brightness, Luminiscence); By Industry (Food, Chemical, Pharmaceutical, Textile, Paper, Automotive) Document Transcript

  • IndustryARC Global Color Detection Sensors Market (2013 – 2018) By Type (Color Sensor, Brightness Sensor, Contrast Sensor, Luminescence Sensor); By Industry (Food, Chemical, Pharmaceutical, Textile, Paper, Automotive) IndustryARC | 1
  • TABLE OF CONTENTS 1. Global Color Detection Sensors – Market Overview 2. Executive Summary 3. Global Color Detection Sensors – Market Landscape 3.1. Market Share Analysis 3.2. Comparative Analysis 3.2.1. Product Benchmarking 3.2.2. End user profiling 3.2.3. Patent Analysis 3.2.4. Top 5 Financials Analysis 4. Global Color Detection Sensors – Market Forces 4.1. Market Drivers 4.2. Market Constraints 4.3. Market Challenges 4.4. Attractiveness of the Color Detection Sensors Industry 4.4.1. Power of Suppliers 4.4.2. Power of Customers 4.4.3. Threat of New entrants 4.4.4. Threat of Substitution 4.4.5. Degree of Competition 5. Global Color Detection Sensors Market – Strategic Analysis 5.1. Value Chain Analysis 5.2. Pricing Analysis 5.3. Opportunities Analysis IndustryARC | 2
  • 5.4. Product/Market Life Cycle Analysis 5.5. Suppliers and Distributors 6. Global Color Detection Sensors Market – By Types 6.1. Color Sensing 6.1.1. Color Discrimination 6.1.2. Color Determination 6.1.3. Color Measurement 6.2. RGB Sensor 6.3. Luminescence Sensor 6.4. Brightness Sensor 6.5. Contrast Sensor 6.6. Print Mark Sensor 7. Global Color Detection Sensors Market – By Use Cases 7.1. Commercial and Consumer Printing 7.1.1. Color Chart Reader 7.1.2. Color Printer 7.1.2.1. Large Format Printer 7.1.2.2. Commercial/Business Printer 7.2. Health and Wellness 7.2.1. Blood Glucose Monitor 7.2.2. Dialysis Equipment 7.2.3. Dentistry Shade Matching 7.2.4. Endoscopy Probe 7.2.5. Others 7.3. Fluid and Gas Analysis IndustryARC | 3 View slide
  • 7.3.1. Turbidity Measurement 7.3.2. CO Detector 7.3.3. Water Analysis 7.3.4. Chemical Reactions Characterization 7.3.5. Washing Machines 7.3.6. Others 7.4. Lighting and Digital Signage 7.4.1. Solid State Lighting 7.4.2. LED Stage Lighting 7.4.3. Automobile Instrumentation 7.4.4. Others 7.5. Consumer Electronics 7.5.1. Color Temperature Adjustment 7.5.2. Monitor Calibration 7.5.3. RGB Backlighting Control 7.5.4. Others 7.6. Industrial Automation 7.6.1. Color Accuracy Checking 7.6.2. Quality Control 7.6.3. Sorting 7.6.4. Color Verification 7.6.5. Others 8. Global Color Detection Sensors Market – By Verticals 8.1. Food and Beverage 8.2. Automotive IndustryARC | 4 View slide
  • 8.3. Textiles 8.4. Chemical 8.5. Pharmaceutical 8.6. Water Treatment 8.7. Packaging 8.8. Paper and Pulp 8.9. Lighting and Signage 8.10. Consumer Electronics 8.11. Factory Automation 8.12. Others 9. Global Color Detection Sensors Market-Geographic Analysis 9.1. Introduction 9.2. Americas 9.2.1. North America 9.2.2. Brazil 9.2.3. Argentina 9.2.4. Mexico 9.3. Europe 9.3.1. UK 9.3.2. France 9.3.3. Germany 9.4. APAC 9.4.1. China 9.4.2. South Korea 9.4.3. Japan IndustryARC | 5
  • 9.4.4. Australia 9.5. ROW 10. Market Entropy 10.1. New Product Launches 10.2. M&As, Collaborations, JVs and Partnerships 11. Investment Opportunities – Analysis by Target companies/customers, Capital Investments, ROI, Payback Period and Source of Funds. 12. Company Profiles (Overview, Financials, SWOT Analysis, Developments, Product Portfolio) 12.1. Ams AG 12.2. ASTECH GmbH 12.3. Atlas Scientific LLC 12.4. Banner Engineering 12.5. Balluff GmbH 12.6. Baumer 12.7. CTi Automation 12.8. Datalogic S.p.A 12.9. EMX Industries Inc 12.10. SICK AG 12.11. Hamamatsu Photonics K.K. 12.12. Hans TURCK GmbH Co. KG 12.13. HiTechnic Products 12.14. InfraTec GmbH 12.15. IDEC 12.16. JENOPTIK AG 12.17. Keyence Corp 12.18. MAZeT GmbH IndustryARC | 6
  • 12.19. MICRO-EPSILON 12.20. OMRON Corporation 12.21. Panasonic Corp 12.22. Pepperl+Fuchs 12.23. SensoPart Industriesensorik GmbH 12.24. SHIMPO 12.25. Sensor Instruments 13. Appendix 13.1. Abbreviations 13.2. Sources 13.3. Research Methodology 13.4. Bibliography 13.5. Compilation of Expert Insights 13.6. Disclaimer IndustryARC | 7
  • LIST OF TABLES Table 1 Color Sensors Market, List of Companies Covered Table 2 Global Color Detection Sensor Market Competitive Share Analysis, 2013 (%) Table 3 Global RGB Sensor Market Competitive Share Analysis, 2013 (%) Table 4 Global Luminescence Market Competitive Share Analysis, 2013 (%) Table 5 Global Brightness Market Competitive Share Analysis, 2013 (%) Table 6 Global Contrast Sensor Market Competitive Share Analysis, 2013 (%) Table 7 Global Print Mark Sensor Market Competitive Share Analysis, 2013 (%) Table 8 Top 5 Financials Analysis, 2011 – 2013 Table 9 Global Color Detection Sensors Market Revenue, 2012 – 2018 ($M) Table 10 Global Color Detection Sensors Market Volume, 2012 – 2018 (Million Units) Table 11 Global Color Detection Sensors Market Revenue, By Product Type, 2012 – 2018 ($M) Table 12 Global Color Detection Sensors Market Volume, By Product Type, 2012 – 2018 (Million Units) Table 13 Global Color Detection Sensors Market, Pricing Analysis of Product Types, 2012 – 2018 ($) Table 14 Average Selling Price Analysis, RGB Sensor, 2012 – 2018 ($) Table 15 Average Selling Price Analysis, Luminescence Sensor, 2012 – 2018 ($) Table 16 Average Selling Price Analysis, Brightness Sensor, 2012 – 2018 ($) Table 17 Average Selling Price Analysis, Contrast Sensor, 2012 – 2018 ($) Table 18 Average Selling Price Analysis, Print Mark Sensor, 2012 – 2018 ($) Table 19 Global RGB Sensor Market Volumes, 2012 – 2018 (Million Units) Table 20 Global RGB Sensor Market Revenue, 2012 – 2018 ($bn) Table 21 Global Brightness Sensor Market Volumes, 2012 – 2018 (Million Units) Table 22 Global Brightness Sensor Market Revenue, 2012 – 2018 ($bn) Table 23 Global Contrast Sensor Market Volumes, 2012 – 2018 (Million Units) Table 24 Global Contrast Sensor Market Revenue, 2012 – 2018 ($bn) Table 25 Global Luminescence Sensor Market Volumes, 2012 – 2018 (Million Units) Table 26 Global Luminescence Sensor Market Revenue, 2012 – 2018 ($bn) Table 27 Global Print Mark Sensor Market Volumes, 2012 – 2018 (Million Units) Table 28 Global Print Mark Sensor Market Revenue, 2012 – 2018 ($bn) Table 29 Global Color Detection Sensors Market Unit Shipments, By End Use Verticals, 2012 – 2018 (Million Units) Table 30 Global Color Detection Sensors Market Revenue, By End Use Verticals, 2012 – 2018 ($M) IndustryARC | 8
  • Table 31 Food and Beverage Industry, Color Detection Sensors Market Revenue, 2012 – 2018 ($M) Table 32 Food and Beverage Industry, Color Detection Sensors Unit Shipments, 2012 – 2018 ($M) Table 33 Automotive Industry, Color Detection Sensors Market Revenue, 2012 – 2018 ($M) Table 34 Automotive Industry, Color Detection Sensors Unit Shipments, 2012 – 2018 ($M) Table 35 Textiles Industry, Color Detection Sensors Market Revenue, 2012 – 2018 ($M) Table 36 Textiles Industry, Color Detection Sensors Unit Shipments, 2012 – 2018 ($M) Table 37 Chemical Industry, Color Detection Sensors Market Revenue, 2012 – 2018 ($M) Table 38 Chemical Industry, Color Detection Sensors Unit Shipments, 2012 – 2018 ($M) Table 39 Pharmaceutical Industry, Color Detection Sensors Market Revenue, 2012 – 2018 ($M) Table 40 Pharmaceutical Industry, Color Detection Sensors Unit Shipments, 2012 – 2018 ($M) Table 41 Water Treatment Industry, Color Detection Sensors Market Revenue, 2012 – 2018 ($M) Table 42 Water Treatment Industry, Color Detection Sensors Unit Shipments, 2012 – 2018 ($M) Table 43 Packaging Industry, Color Detection Sensors Market Revenue, 2012 – 2018 ($M) Table 44 Packaging Industry, Color Detection Sensors Unit Shipments, 2012 – 2018 ($M) Table 45 Paper and Pulp Industry, Color Detection Sensors Market Revenue, 2012 – 2018 ($M) Table 46 Paper and Pulp Industry, Color Detection Sensors Unit Shipments, 2012 – 2018 ($M) Table 47 Factory Automation, Color Detection Sensors Market Revenue, 2012 – 2018 ($M) Table 48 Factory Automation, Color Detection Sensors Unit Shipments, 2012 – 2018 ($M) Table 49 Lighting and Signage, Color Detection Sensors Market Revenue, 2012 – 2018 ($M) Table 50 Lighting and Signage, Color Detection Sensors Unit Shipments, 2012 – 2018 ($M) Table 51 Consumer Electronics, Color Detection Sensors Market Revenue, 2012 – 2018 ($M) Table 52 Consumer Electronics, Color Detection Sensors Unit Shipments, 2012 – 2018 ($M) Table 53 North America Color Detection Sensors Market Revenue, 2012 – 2018($M) Table 54 South America Color Detection Sensors Market Revenue, 2012 – 2018($M) Table 55 Europe Color Detection Sensors Market Revenue, 2012 – 2018($M) Table 56 Asia Pacific Color Detection Sensors Market Revenue, 2012 – 2018($M) Table 57 Middle East and Africa Color Detection Sensors Market Revenue, 2012 – 2018($M) Table 58 Recent Product Developments, Color Detection Sensors Industry Table 59 M&A, JV, Agreements, Color Detection Sensors Industry IndustryARC | 9
  • LIST OF FIGURES Figure 1 Segmentation of Color Detection Sensors Market by Product Type Figure 2 Segmentation of Color Detection Sensors Market by End Use Verticals Figure 3 Color Sensors Market, List of Companies Covered Figure 4 Global Color Detection Sensor Market Competitive Share Analysis, 2013 (%) Figure 5 Global RGB Sensor Market Competitive Share Analysis, 2013 (%) Figure 6 Global Luminescence Market Competitive Share Analysis, 2013 (%) Figure 7 Global Brightness Market Competitive Share Analysis, 2013 (%) Figure 8 Global Contrast Sensor Market Competitive Share Analysis, 2013 (%) Figure 9 Global Process Automation And Instrumentation Market Revenue, 2012 - 2018 ($Bn) Figure 10 Global Color Detection Sensors Market Revenue, 2012 - 2018 ($bn) Figure 11 Average Selling Price Analysis of Color Sensors ($), 2012 – 2018 Figure 12 Global Color Detection Sensors Market Revenue, Demand Analysis By Type, 2013 (%) Figure 13 Global Color Detection Sensors Market Revenue, Demand Analysis By Type, 2012 – 2018($M) Figure 14 Global Color Detection Sensors Market Revenue, Demand Analysis By End Use Application, 2012 – 2018($M) Figure 15 Global Color Detection Sensors Market Revenue, Demand Analysis By Geographic Region, 2012 – 2018($M) IndustryARC | 10
  • REPORT SCOPE 1.1. SCOPE The global Color Detection sensors market has been segmented into different product types like color, luminescence, brightness, contrast sensor, color mark sensors. Each of these segments is further broken down to give an in-depth analysis of the market. The market has also been analyzed by market verticals such as food and beverage, automotive, textiles and others. The overall market is also presented from the perspective of different geographic regions and the key countries for this industry. Competitive landscape for each of the product types is highlighted and market players are profiled with attributes of company overview, financial overview, business strategies, product portfolio and recent developments. Market shares of the key players for 2013 are provided. The prominent players profiled in this report are EMX, SICK AG, Banner Engineering, Keyence Corp and others. The report contains the most detailed and in-depth segmentation of the global Color Detection sensors market. 1.2. STAKEHOLDERS The following are the key stakeholders in the color sensor market. • Sensor Manufacturers • Product OEMs • Contract manufacturer • Service providers • Distributors • Component suppliers • System integrators • Device Maintenance companies • IT and Automation Software Providers • Engineering and Designing companies • Project Testing and Commissioning Companies . IndustryARC | 11
  • 2. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY Color sensors are photoelecric sensors which use light to digital (LTD), light to voltage (LTV) and light to frequency (LTF) methods to sense light and color. There are two basic color sensing systems: reflective and transmissive. In reflective sensing, the sensor detects the color of light reflected from a surface, while in transmissive sensing, the sensor detects the color of light from a light source. The Color Detection sensor market is crucial for the success of industry automation on a global scale. This market has been witnessing tremendous growth due to increasing industries and new technological advancements. Advanced Economies also maintain a stable growth mainly due to reimbursements offered for specific equipment and health policies of government and private entities. Portability, customization, ease of use, and automation are the key factors that Color Detection sensors market players use to differentiate their products and services. The Color Detection sensors equipment and services market is slated to grow at 5.9% year on year for the next five years. The market is estimated to reach $2.45bn by 2018 SAMPLE TABLE: GLOBAL COLOR DETECTION SENSOR DEMAND ANALYSIS BY TYPE (2013-18) Type RGB sensors Color mark sensors Luminescence sensors Contrast sensors Brightness Sensor Total Source: IndustryARC Analysis 2013 $Bn 2015 2017 2018 $Bn CAGR (%) 2013-2018 xx xx xx xx xx 1.84 xx xx xx xx xx xx xx xx xx xx xx xx xx xx xx xx xx 2.45 3.6% 6.6% 8.1% 6.2% 7.6% 5.9% The demand for Color Detection sensors services is growing at a steady pace across the globe. Color detection sensors are used in all industries for detecting and differentiating different colors, with the demand increasing mainly due to global investment patterns. Other such factors include developments in automation market, increasing demand from end users and innovation in the technology which impact color sensor market. Color sensors provide some reliable solutions to complex automation challenges. They are used for various purposes like detecting components, matching color of different components, verifying steps in manufacturing process, detecting color marks on parts, product packaging, and monitoring color of adhesive tape and so on. It has a wide range of applications in the industrial automation segment. IndustryARC | 12
  • • Current lineup of color sensors have significant improvements like higher precision, detection of more colors and smaller package size. Use of lustrous and metallic paints, inks in products demands the need for better color sensors, contrast and brightness sensors for accurate identification purposes. • As the speed of assembly lines have increased tremendously over the years, detection systems also need to increase their speed, precision as the part has to be identified, error correction done and communicated to the controlling unit in fractions of a second. In the report, the market has been segmented by geography as North America, Europe, Asia, and Rest of the World (RoW). Market size and forecast is provided for each of these regions. A detailed qualitative analysis of the factors responsible for driving and restraining growth of the color detection sensor market and future opportunities are provided in the report. This report on the Global Color Detection sensors Market identifies many such insights and M&A opportunities, besides providing a detailed analysis of the different types of sensors. IndustryARC | 13
  • 3. GLOBAL COLOR DETECTION SENSORS – MARKET LANDSCAPE 3.1 MARKET SHARE ANALYSIS Market share of all the major companies operating the individual sensor market type of the overall Color sensors market are analyzed in this section. TABLE 2: GLOBAL COLOR DETECTION SENSORS MARKET, COMPETITIVE SHARE ANALYSIS, 2013 (%) Company Market Share (%) SICK AG Banner Engineering SensoPart Industriesensorik GmbH Rockwell Automation Ifm Electronic GmbH Others 21% 15% 13% 12% 3% 8% Source: IndustryARC Analysis, Annual Reports SICK AG, Banner Engineering, SensoPart and Rockwell Automation are the top four companies in the market and they together occupy around 61% market share. These companies have their products in RGB/Color sensor, Luminescence, Print mark sensor and Contrast sensor segment types. The above table shows the percentage breakdowns of these companies in the global color detection sensors market landscape. FIGURE 10: GLOBAL COLOR DETECTION SENSORS MARKET, COMPETITIVE SHARE ANALYSIS, 2013 (%) 3% 8% 21% 5% 6% 8% 15% 9% 12% SICK Pepperl+Fuchs ifm Banner Engineering Hamamatsu Others 13% SensoPart EMX Industries Rockwell Automation Sensormation IndustryARC | 14
  • Source: IndustryARC Analysis, Annual Reports Most of the companies produce and distribute RGB type color sensor models but very few are producing brightness sensors currently. EMX Industries and Sensormation are the key brightness sensor OEMs in the industry. Pepperl+Fuchs, SICK, Baluff and Banner are key companies in the Luminescence sensor market. Hamamatsu Photonics, SICK, Pepperl+Fuchs, SensoPart, Keyence are the major players in the color/RGB Sensor market. SensoPart, Panasonic, Omron, Rockwell Automation are the top players in the Print mark sensor market for 2013. IndustryARC | 15
  • 4. GLOBAL COLOR SENSORS – MARKET FORCES 4.1. MARKET DRIVERS 4.1.1. Demand from Automation Industry Driving Growth of Color Sensors The global automation industry, particularly the process automation and industry is growing at around 6.3% and they are the primary growth drivers for the global Color sensors market. Increasing use of automation in different industry verticals like food and beverage, chemicals, petrochemicals, paper and pulp, packaging drives the need for installation of products or hardware which uses Color sensors on a larger scale. Image sensors are used in machine vision based products for assembly line monitoring and other automation purposes. Color sensors for example are used in the packaging, food and beverage industry for accuracy purposes. Compared to image sensors they are cheaper, faster and can be replaced easily. FIGURE 9: GLOBAL PROCESS AUTOMATION AND INSTRUMENTATION MARKET REVENUE, 2012 - 2018 ($BN) 140 120 100 80 60 40 20 0 2012 2013 2014 Process Automation 2015 2016 2017 2018 Process Instrumentation Source: IndustryARC Analysis, Expert Interviews, Secondary Sources, Trade Bodies and Associations The global process automation market revenue is expected to grow from $87.67 billion in 2013, to $119.29 billion in 2018, at an estimated CAGR of 6.4% from 2013 to 2018. Also, the process instrumentation market is expected to grow from $23.67 billion in 2013, to $31.71 billion in 2018, with a CAGR of 6%.The instrumentation market is governed by the major players like Emerson Electric Co. (U.S.), Yokogawa Electric Corporation, Inc. (Japan) and Endress+Hauser (Switzerland), among others. The APAC region is expected to rejuvenate the process automation market owing to the escalated demands from the oil and gas extraction, wastewater treatment, and pharmaceutical verticals. IndustryARC | 16
  • 6. GLOBAL COLOR DETECTION SENSORS MARKET – BY TYPES Color detection sensors can be classified into different types based on the main characteristic on which the use case of the sensor is defined. RGB or color, contrast, brightness, luminescence and Print mark are the different types of sensors currently available in the market. The figure below gives an illustration of the market segmentation by usage or demand of the different types of sensors. RGB sensors are the most widely used sensors in different industries globally. FIGURE 12: GLOBAL COLOR DETECTION SENSORS MARKET - DEMAND ANALYSIS BY TYPE FOR 2013 (%) Color sensors Brightness Sensor Luminescence sensors Color mark sensors Contrast sensors Source: IndustryARC Analysis, Expert Insights RGB sensors are used primarily in monitoring applications to check for consistency of color. Textiles, plastics, ceramics production and other products production which are based on continuous product processes use RGB sensors. These sensors split the light reflected from the product into red, green and blue components and check if each individual component is within the range of the tolerance level inputted. Hence they are an essential and widely used component in the production monitoring of plastics, tinted films, carpets, textiles, stained wood, packaging materials, automotive components, labels etc. Other sensor types like color or print mark sensors are effective in detecting colors at high speeds. They are mostly used for precision detection of color marks in printing processes, color registration mark verification, packaging, print to cut triangles for gluer-folder etc. Luminescence sensors are used in paint, grease, crayons, and gum, chalk, thread and adhesives industries. These sensors respond to luminescent tracers in a product which emit light in the visible spectrum IndustryARC | 17
  • when expose to ultraviolet lighting. Contrast sensors are used mainly to detect registration marks and objects in general. They use red, green or both the colors to detect the contrast between the presence or absence of a mark or object. Brightness sensor measures the illumination intensity in a room and is used for building automation applications. They are also used for wet and dry end brightness grading, in-line process monitoring with spot sizes varying from 20mm to 200mm. IndustryARC | 18
  • 13.3. RESEARCH METHODOLOGY The quantitative and qualitative data collected for the Color Sensor Market report is from a combination of secondary and primary sources. Research interviews were conducted with senior executives and/or managers of leading Color sensor solution providers. These Key Opinion Leaders (KOLs) were then provided a questionnaire to gather quantitative and qualitative inputs on their operations, performance, strategies and views on the overall market, including key developments and technology trends. Data from interviews is consolidated, checked for consistency and accuracy, and the final market numbers are again validated by experts. The global market was split by product types and geography based on different factors like primary and secondary sources, understanding of the number of companies operating in each segment and also KOL insights. We have used various secondary sources such as directories, articles, white papers, newsletters, annual reports and paid databases such as OneSource, Hoovers and Factiva to identify and collect information for extensive technical and commercial study of the Color sensor market. The following secondary sources were also used in the production of report and in triangulation of data points. • Automation Federation • International Society of Automation • Advancing safety in Medical Instrumentation • Shanghai Optoelectronics Trade Association • The Association for Medical Imaging Management • The Optical Society • Association of Medical Imaging Management • MEMS Industry Group The key players in the market and its value chain were identified through secondary research and their market opinions were also gathered in a similar way through telephonic interviews and questionnaires. We have also studied the annual reports of these top market players. Interviews with key opinion leaders such as directors, managers, marketing personnel were used extensively in understanding the need and emergence of Color sensor market. IndustryARC | 19
  • We also have extensive database of contacts which were used to conduct primary interviews and also to get their inputs using questionnaires. The following companies were covered during primary research: • Metso Automation • B-Scada • Siemens • HPCL • Omron • Eaton • Rockwell Automation • Sick AG Our in-house reports database pertaining to level sensors, distance measurements sensors, image sensors, proximity sensors and MEMS markets were also used to identify market trends and to get the historic, base market data for conducting the overall Color Sensors Market Study. IndustryARC | 20
  • THE ARC ADVANTAGE An analytical model lies at the core of our process, ensuring logical consistency throughout our research. We complement the model with secondary data and interviews with industry experts to reflect the latest trends. With our final expert validation, we provide you with only the most accurate and actionable intelligence. THE ARC PROCESS Analytical Method 1. Granular breakdown of drivers into factors 2. Validate all factors in terms of their present impact on the market 3. Assign weights to these factors in terms of their relevance and impact on the market 4. Build the Analytical Model ANALYTICAL MODEL Base Method 1. Get a topdown estimate of the market 2. Follow it up with a bottom-up estimate of the market 3. Check forconsistency and new growth factors that are relevant over the next 10 Years 4. Build the Base model BASE MODEL Consolidation Method 1. Granular breakdown of drivers into factors 2. Validate all factors in terms of their present impact on the market. 3. Assign weights to these factors in terms of their relevance and impact on the market. 4. Build the Consolidated Model Delphi Verification 1. Verify the findings of the model with experts from across the value chain 2. Verify the findings with players across small and large enterprises 3. Tweak the model and add new factors 4. Finalize the ARC Model CONSOLIDATED MODEL ARC MODEL IndustryARC | 21
  • ABOUT US IndustryARC was started by a group of young, passionate professionals along with extensively experienced industry veterans across various business segments. Our focus and expertise is mainly in the field of analytics, market research and consulting. Our singular goal is to provide accurate and affordable research to our clients. Our research team has expertise in diverse fields like Automotive, Chemicals, Consumer Product & Services, Electronics, Food & Beverages, Healthcare etc., However diverse the expertise maybe, everyone in our team shares one common trait - we love data and we love providing solutions to clients using that data even more! Seeing your business flourish based on our solutions and strategy is what we love the most! IndustryARC publishes more than 30 reports on an annual basis in the mentioned Industries. Our reports are in-depth and high quality reports that can help decision makers frame better strategies for their business requirements. These reports can be further customized as per your needs. Disclaimer: • The reports sold by IndustryARC are limited publications containing valuable market information provided to a select group of customers in response to orders. • Our customers acknowledge and agree that any report bought from IndustryARC is for their own internal use and not for general publication or disclosure to third parties. • Our reports or part of the reports, information contained in the report, cannot be shared or resold to any other third party. • Disclosure to third parties, usage of data in a public document, article or blog by the customer can be done with prior permission taken from IndustryARC. For information regarding permissions and sales, contact: sales@industryarc.com | sanjay.matthews@industryarc.com IndustryARC | 22
  • IndustryARC +1 614 - 588 - 8538 sales@industryarc.com Copyright © 2013 IndustryARC All Rights Reserved. This document contains highly confidential information and is the sole property of IndustryARC. No part of it may be circulated, copied, quoted, or otherwise reproduced without the approval of IndustryARC. IndustryARC | 23