1. Shifting Holiday Shopping Patterns Favor Speedy Online Delivery The Wall Street Journal 24 December 2013 This holiday season, a clear pattern is emerging where consumers are still heading to the stores over Thanksgiving weekend for the experience and deals,...
  2. Retailers Ready to Help Consumers Keep Shopping Post-Christmas LA Times 26 December 2013 Christmas may be over, but the urge to shop is not, and retailers are ready with longer hours and deeper discounts. “There will be pent-up demand...
  3. With Holiday Now in the Rear-view Mirror, Retailers Look to Spring 2014 Women\'s Wear Daily 26 December 2013 Not only did increasing their Black Friday operating hours fail to yield retailers any significant incremental increase to their sales, but doing so cost them...
  4. Are Carriers Being Unfairly Blamed for Holidays Shipping Delays? NEW YORK (January 13, 2014) – Widespread delays to Christmas deliveries made headlines over the holiday season. But while carriers like UPS and even FedEx were quick to apologize, a new...
  5. How Some Retailers Won Over the Holidays The Columbus Dispatch 19 January 2014 While internal processing errors or a failure to upgrade shipping meant many retailers failed to deliver holiday orders in time, others, like Sears and...
  6. Kurt Salmon Named Top Supply Chain Partner of Manhattan Associates Jan. 22, 2014 — Kurt Salmon has been recognized as a top partner of Manhattan Associates, the provider of supply chain commerce solutions announced Wednesday. The firm’s inclusion into...
  7. As Retailers Promise Ever-faster Delivery, Better Forecasting Is Needed L.A. Times 23 January 2014 As retailers rush to one-up rivals with promises of ever-faster delivery, delays in holiday shipping make clear that they need to at the same time improve their...
  8. Bruce Cohen Named Head of Kurt Salmon’s Private Equity and Strategy Practice SAN FRANCISCO (February 14, 2014) – Management consulting firm Kurt Salmon is pleased to announce that Bruce Cohen, a senior partner in its Retail and Consumer Products Group, has been named...
  9. 2013 Best in KLAS: Software and Service Report Kurt Salmon Category Leader for Vendor Selection for Fourth Year Running Health care IT group also recognized for planning and assessment ATLANTA (February 5, 2014)– Kurt Salmon’s...
  10. Kurt Salmon Again Recognized as a Global Consulting Firm Leader by Gartner NEW YORK, NY (February 24, 2014) — Analyst firm Gartner has once again recognized Kurt Salmon’s commitment to client service and visionary thinking in its most recent evaluation of the...