1. Eyes Turn to J.C. Penney’s Joe Fresh Launch Women’s Wear Daily 13 March 2013 The success of Joe Fresh shops inside 681 J.C. Penney stores in March has taken on critical significance as the department store continues to struggle, according...
  2. Jos. A. Bank, The Men’s Wearhouse Hurt by Heavy Promotions Women’s Wear Daily 13 April 2013 The Men’s Wearhouse and Jos. A. Bank were hit hard by the impact of heavy promotions—including buy-one, get-one-free offers—during the last...
  3. Joël Nadjar to Lead Kurt Salmon’s Global Financial Services Practice Management consulting firm Kurt Salmon is pleased to welcome Joël Nadjar as a partner and leader of its Global Financial Services Group. Based out of the firm’s Paris office, Mr. Nadjar...
  4. Shahryar Shaghaghi Joins Kurt Salmon’s CIO Advisory Practice Management consulting firm Kurt Salmon is pleased to welcome Shahryar Shaghaghi as a partner in its CIO Advisory Practice. Mr. Shaghaghi, who will be based out of the firm’s New York office,...
  5. Gary Hoffman Joins Kurt Salmon’s Health Care Group Management consulting firm Kurt Salmon is pleased to welcome Gary Hoffman to the firm’s Health Care Group as director of business development. Mr. Hoffman has more than 25 years of...
  6. Omnichannel Expert Michelle Bogan Joins Kurt Salmon Management consulting firm Kurt Salmon is pleased to welcome Michelle Bogan as a partner in its Retail and Consumer Products Group. Ms. Bogan is an expert in developing and implementing...
  7. Another Reason J.C. Penney’s “No Sale” Strategy Flopped: Digital Deals Are Proliferating Forbes 08 May 2013 We all know technology has transformed virtually every aspect of the retail shopping experience. Another to add to the list: coupons, according to a Forbes article. In the...
  8. Restaurants Slam Bid to Fortify Drunk-Driving Rules The Wall Street Journal 15 May 2013 After the National Transportation Safety Board urged states to reduce their BAC levels to 0.05%, several restaurants claimed the reduction would eat into...
  9. A Look Ahead at Shorter Holiday Season Women\'s Wear Daily 29 May 2013 There will be six fewer selling days between Thanksgiving and Christmas this year, which may pinch retail sales, according to a Women’s Wear Daily article....
  10. Suntory Makes It M&A Time with IPO to Stir Drinks Makers Bloomberg Businessweek 30 May 2013 Japan-based Suntory Holdings Ltd., which owns brands like Yamazaki whiskey and Orangina, is stepping into the drinks M&A scene again, selling up to $4.7...