1. Kurt Salmon Named a Leader in Gartner ReportGlobal Management Consulting Firm Praised for Industry Expertise, Client Service in Gartner’s “Magic Quadrant for Business Operations Consulting Services, Worldwide” Report NEW YORK, Oct. 1,...
  2. New Partnership Opportunities for Payors and Providers hfm 01 October 2012 In the past three years, hospital and health system CEOs have become increasingly focused on closing business deals with physician practices and other providers searching for...
  3. Major Retail Chains Post Tepid Sales Gain Los Angeles Times 05 October 2012 Although spending slowed down in September, strong back-to-school sales and other economic indicators have analysts predicting strong holiday sales. In a Los...
  4. Retail Winds Blew Unevenly in September The Wall Street Journal 04 October 2012 Retailers turned in underwhelming comps in September as sales dropped from their summer levels, according to a Wall Street Journal article. “September...
  5. As Defectors Mount, Comps Lose Relevance Women’s Wear Daily 04 October 2012 More and more retailers are moving to stop reporting monthly comps, with Target the latest to join the ranks, according to Women’s Wear Daily . In the...
  6. Quick Service Restaurants Offer Fix for U.S. Job Market Bloomberg Businessweek 02 October 2012 Restaurants are heading toward their strongest year of job growth since 2004, according to a Bloomberg Businessweek article. When the economy improves and...
  7. Quick, Design More and MoreNewer Labels Churn Out Accessories Faster; Broader Reach but Bigger Risk The Wall Street Journal 06 September 2012 Some of fashion’s most sought-after young designers are upending the...
  8. The Myth of the Black Friday Deal The Wall Street Journal 08 October 2012 Thanks to more sophisticated pricing strategy and technology, the best deals are often no longer found on Black Friday, according to a Wall Street Journal...
  9. Wal-Mart Delivery Service Says to Amazon: “Bring It” The Wall Street Journal 09 October 2012 In an effort to take on Amazon, Wal-Mart is promising same-day delivery for online orders in some cities, according to the Wall Street Journal . But though...
  10. Macy’s Opens Its Doors to Toys “R” Us Marketplace 19 October 2012 In a bid to boost traffic, Toys “R” Us will open 24 pop-up stores inside select Macy’s this holiday season, according to an NPR Marketplace report....