April 28, 2009 08:08 ET Adds Research From iRAP to Market Intelligence Database

ROCKVILLE, MD--(Marketwire - April 28, 2009) - has announced that corporate market research service ( has announced the addition of iRAP (Innovative Research and Products Inc.) to its business intelligence service. Research from iRAP can now be found in Profound's massive database of business intelligence which includes over 450,000 reports from over 120 advisory and consulting firms.

Innovative Research and Products (iRAP) Inc.

Innovative Research and Products (iRAP) Inc. provides global industry-market research analyses and technical-economic assessments of business opportunities and technology commercialization for corporations and institutions.

iRAP conducts market research and industry analysis in current and new-generation technologies and products.

Areas covered include:

--  Advanced materials
--  Nanotechnology and nanomaterials
--  Processing technologies and products
--  Advanced ceramics, metals and alloys
--  High-performance coatings
--  Automotive components
--  Aircraft and aerospace materials
--  Electronic devices
--  Photonic components, membranes and chemicals
--  Plastics
--  Pharmaceutical and biotechnology products

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As one of the largest, most authoritative and trusted market intelligence services available, Profound offers more than 450,000 business-critical research reports from more than 120 global research publishers.

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