The US business services market involves around 35,000 business entities, which generate annual revenues of $ 600 billion, according to research from Hoovers. Leading providers include Manpower and Kelly Services, specializing in staffing services, solid waste handling company Waste Management and Republic Services, and facilities service outfits Rollins and ABM Industries. Other key players include back office transactional processing solutions providers such as Iron Mountain, Automatic Data Processing, the travel section of American Express and ADT Security Services.
Business Services sectors
Professional & Outsourcing Services | Business Consultancy and Audit
The professional service market covers services that provide support to businesses of all sizes and in all industries. Consulting companies like McKinsey, Deloitte, Bain & Company, Accenture, PwC, Ernst & Young and KPMG offer a diverse set of professional and outsourcing services.
Nielsen and the Kantar Group are leading the market research industry that analyzes and interprets information about a service and market.
Outsourcing relates to the contracting of certain business activities to an external service, to save costs and own resources. Subsegments of the outsourcing industry are business process outsourcing (BPO), recruitment process outsourcing (RPO), legal process outsourcing (LPO), and knowledge process outsourcing (KPO).