1. 24 Jul 2012 – Retail and Consumer Products Beyond Discounts and Deals: Achieving Balance in Pricing and Promotion Strategy Most retailers readily admit that the chronic use of excessive and often unplanned promotions can have serious...
  2. 23 Jul 2012 – Retail and Consumer Products Department Stores’ New Reality—RFID Ron Johnson’s recent announcement that JC Penney plans to implement radio frequency identification (RFID)...
  3. 20 Jul 2012 – Retail and Consumer Products Drop Shipping Done Right: Three Key Priorities for Success Allowing vendors to ship merchandise directly to a retailer’s customer, called drop shipping, can be an...
  4. 19 Jul 2012 – Retail and Consumer Products Distribution Center Site Selection Incentives Over the past few years, e-commerce distribution (among other factors) has led to many new facilities being...
  5. 16 Jul 2012 – Retail and Consumer Products Restaurant Spending Slide May Continue through Summer On the heels of a 10-month increase, restaurant spending flattened out in April and dropped in May, and cooling...
  6. 6 Jul 2012 – Health Care Better Care, Greater Value New Partnership Opportunities for Health Systems, Insurers and Physician Practices Over the past 24 to 36 months,...
  7. 27 Jun 2012 – Health Care Optimizing Patient Throughput, One Driver at a Time Originally published in the Chicago Health Executives Forum newsletter. Given that the Supreme Court upheld the...