1. Is Holt Renfrew's Home Advantage Enough to Compete with Saks and Nordstrom? Women\'s Wear Daily 25 June 2014 Holt Renfrew, the luxury Canadian retailer, is getting ready to defend its turf as Saks and Nordstrom gear up for their respective entries into the country. And as...
  2. With the ACA Will Come a Greater Shortage of Primary Care Physicians USA Today 30 June 2014 The Affordable Care Act should have focused more on a forecasted shortage of primary care doctors, Farzan Bharucha, health care strategist with Kurt Salmon, told USA Today ....
  3. Why Beaumont Health Is the Result of Changing Managed Care Contracts Crain\'s Business 29 June 2014 The new managed care contracts that insurance companies are offering to health care networks are driving mergers such as the one that resulted in the newly formed...
  4. Higher Quality, Lower Costs Are Driving Hospital Consolidation Modern Healthcare 22 June 2014 The latest wave of consolidation among health care providers is aimed at improving quality and reducing excess costs, according to a report from the Healthcare...
  5. The Proliferation of Pop-up Stores Spirit 01 July 2014 Once reserved primarily for seasonal-themed retail offerings, such as those of Halloween or Christmas, pop-up stores are increasingly being used by a wide variety of retailers,...
  6. Same-day Delivery Gaining Steam With Mall Retailers Chicago Tribune 17 July 2014 Chicago's Water Tower Place began offering same-day delivery to shoppers this week—one of a growing number of malls to feature such a service—for just...
  7. Oversight Done Right American Banker 24 July 2014 Financial firms have made significant investments to meet today’s heightened regulatory demands, note Kurt Salmon North American Consumer Financial Services...
  8. The Future of Shopping Has Already Arrived CNBC 31 July 2014 Technology is now enabling the personalized experience of online shopping to be replicated in the physical store, as retail IT strategist Isaac Krakovsky demonstrated to CNBC in...
  9. How Big Data Will Underpin Retail CNBC 31 July 2014 Data will enable retailers to dynamically price their products and offer promotions in real time, according to Kurt Salmon's Al Sambar. As he and Isaac Krakovsky, a retail IT...
  10. How to Overcome the Challenges of Omnichannel Supply Chain Implementation SupplyChainBrain 07 August 2014 The implementation of omnichannel supply chain capabilities is a transformational change to a retailer’s business and as such, can prove to be a significant...