1. Identifying 'Santa's Good List' of Retailers Who Speedily Delivered Cyber Monday Packages Fierce Retail 18 December 2014 With Cyber Monday sales reaching $2 billion this year, breaking records for online transactions, Fierce Retail discusses the findings of Kurt Salmon's...
  2. Retailers Respond Well to Cyber Monday Sales Spikes PYMNTS.com 18 December 2014 PYMNTS.com discusses Kurt Salmon’s 'Santa's Good List' of retailers, which looked at companies that delivered multi-order Cyber order in an average of...
  3. After San Diego Port Strike, Retailers Scramble to Restock Ahead of Holiday Season Fast Company 18 December 2014 The labor strike at San Diego's port caused retailers to scramble to restock ahead of the holiday season, in turn, putting new pressure on domestic shippers....
  4. Retailers More Aggressive This Year Due To Extra Shipping Day in Christmas Week Minneapolis Star Tribune 18 December 2014 “Overall, we’re seeing retailers be a little more aggressive this year,” Steve Osburn, a partner in Kurt Salmon’s Retail and...
  5. Retailers Enhance Shipping Abilities to Avoid Holiday Delays The Boston Globe 18 December 2014 Shipping companies and major retailers have taken a number of steps to avoid a repeat of the debacle that struck the holiday shopping season last year, when more...
  6. 3 Steps to Take Before Embarking on End-to-End Supply Chain Transformation Sourcing Journal 17 December 2014 In today’s fast-moving world of end-to-end supply chain transformation, connectivity and collaboration are essential to any operational initiative. But...
  7. Survey: Healthcare Executives Are Vastly Underestimating Changes in Utilization HFM Blog 17 December 2014 Discrepancies between the utilization shifts hospital executives expect, and those mathematically predicted, indicate a multi-layered challenge for providers, writes Jeff...
  8. Retailers Need to Improve Supply Chain Logistics This Holiday Sourcing Journal 19 December 2014 The need for super speedy shipping is being driven both by stores like Amazon and by key demographics like affluent Millennials, Steve Osburn, retail strategist...
  9. Fashion Fails to Fuel Excitement this Holiday Season WWD 29 December 2014 Kurt Salmon’s Arnold Aronson tells Women’s Wear Daily that most apparel retailers have little to celebrate this holiday season. “There has been a universal...
  10. Apparel Fights to Salvage Margins WWD 29 December 2014 Technology is today’s fashion, Kurt Salmon’s Arnold Aronson tells Women’s Wear Daily . To counter this increased competition for share of consumers’...