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It's one thing to obtain a company profile from a business information publisher. But to really do competitive intelligence, you need access to information across an entire industry or industry segment. So how to do you find sources for industry-specific business research? There are two ways -- both relatively easy. You can go to a business research umbrella site that offers up research across dozens, even hundreds, of industry segments. But with a little Googling, you should be able to find sites that offer industry-specific business research for the actual industry segment in which you are interested.