1. 12 August 2015Despite Fierce Competition, Kraft Heinz Will Remain a Kitchen Staple “There is still a good part of America that fills their pantry with these products, to the tune of tens of billions of dollars...
  2. 11 August 2015With Pending IPO, Neiman Marcus Remains a “Blue Chip” Luxury Store “It’s an annuity type of growth company because they’ve had such steady and consistent performance over the...
  3. 10 August 2015Hudson’s Bay Co.’s International Expansion Will Advance Its Strategy “This is a global expansion using real estate as a major lever to quickly advance the strategy,” explains Arnold Aronson,...
  4. 08 August 2015Costco to Expand Their European Network “The time is right for Costco,” said Yves Marin, retail expert from Kurt Salmon in Paris, speaking with The Seattle...
  5. 04 August 2015With Pending IPO, Planet Fitness Is Breaking Down Fitness Barriers "Planet Fitness is tapping into a rising tide of interest in small facility fitness centers," Bruce Cohen, retail and...
  6. 31 July 2015SoulCycle’s Pending IPO Illustrates Growth of Small-Box Fitness Studios “There’s a buzz coming from the coasts to key cities and suburbs. And why wouldn’t this be great in every college...
  7. 30 July 2015Providers & REITs: Next-Generation M&A Activity With the announcement of the Capella sale, hospitals across the country are asking themselves, “How much do [we] have to own,...
  8. 26 July 2015Wearables Could Help Retailers Understand Consumers “Retailers could understand consumers’ reactions and excitement from what they were showing them in-store,” Dan...
  9. 26 July 2015Social Commerce Could Pose New Challenges for Traditional Retailers “If social commerce really took off, and retailers failed to respond, it could be a threat in terms of sales, profit and the...
  10. 24 July 2015New Acquisitions Represent Pivot in Strategy for Retail/Consumer M&A With a number of large consumer companies, such as Hormel Foods and Mondelez International, making acquisitions outside their...