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Sports Business Resources
Sports Business Research Network
Monthly and annual statistics, market research, media reports and brand’s share-of-market for dozens of sports from archery and backpacking to football and basketball.
Ready-made charts, graphs and excel downloads containing data from thousands of statisical and research resources, including statistics on sports fans, professional sports leagues and teams.
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Mintel provides marketing intelligence for a wide scope of industries in the US and abroad. Their reports are downloadable and contain market, consumer and brand/company information. Their databooks allow users to create graphs and tables using the marketing data that they collect.
IBISWorld Industry Reports
IBISWorld's coverage of professional sports includes market research on professional sports franchises, and related research reports on television broadcasting and cable providers, sports promotion and agents, fantasy sports and facilities.
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