1. The Kurt Salmon ReviewRetail. Consumer. Private Equity. Strategy. Issue 06 Confronted with an increasingly volatile and competitive environment, retailers and brands are turning to innovative strategies and tactics to...
  2. CPG Meets VCFaced with internal innovation gaps and rising valuations, CPG and VC parter to find the next big names in food Like cabs, hotels and travel agents, consumer packaged goods (CPG) companies are...
  3. Categories on the Cusp of GreatnessWhat body spray and trendy juices tell us about determining a category\'s growth potential Brands and investors looking for the next major new opportunity know it’s notoriously challenging to...
  4. Deal IdeasLearn about Kurt Salmon\'s Deal Ideas, including potential opportunities, drivers and rationale. Athletic-Inspired Footwear The athletic-inspired lifestyle footwear market is growing quickly as...
  5. Kurt Salmon RFID in Retail Study 2016 RFID is on the rise. In Kurt Salmon’s first large retail study of radio frequency identification (RFID) in 2014, 34% of respondents had either implemented or were currently implementing or...
  6. Navigating the Digital Experience Paradox The digital channel shift represents one of the greatest opportunities—and challenges—the retail industry has ever faced. As digital influence on the retail experience increases,...
  7. How to Prepare for CMS Bundled Payments 160218 VF.pdfHow to Prepare for CMS Bundled Payments Mandatory bundled payments for joint replacement will serve as many hospitals’ first pilot program for value-based reimbursement in 2016. Combined with the...
  8. Runway to Retail_Kurt Salmon.pdfCLOSING THE RUNWAY-TO- RETAIL GAP The Ongoing Consumer-Driven Transformation of Fashion The fashion industry is in the midst of an intense debate, with the announcement of “in-season fashion...
  9. Omni Fulfillment Study 160216 VF.pdf2016 Omnichannel Fulfillment A Kurt Salmon Special Report Retailers Need to Address Cost and Capacity to Go the Distance Spurred by increasing consumer demand and expectations, retailers once again...
  10. Building a Solid Omnichannel Foundation with Effective Inventory Management 160121 VF.pdfBuilding a Solid Omnichannel Foundation with Effective Inventory Management Retailers now need to change the way they track and estimate total omnichannel demand—or their...