1. Deal Ideas at a Glance Learn about Kurt Salmon's Deal Ideas, including potential opportunities, drivers and rationale. "Beyond the Suburbs" Retail  Serving exurban and rural markets Tribes...
  2. How Category Killers Can Still Win at Their Own Game As online retailing continues its explosive growth, many have sounded the death knell for category killers. They believe that such companies, which transformed retailing by delivering a compelling...
  3. Big Data & Healthcare: The Best CareA conversation about big data\'s impact on healthcare Luis Taveras, Ph.D., SVP and CIO of Hartford Healthcare, and Jeremy Cicurel, Practice Director of Kurt Salmon's CIO Advisory group, discuss...
  4. Reshuffling the Global Apparel Sourcing DeckThe Kurt Salmon Global Sourcing Reference, 11th edition Rising production costs in China haven’t fully loosened the country’s grip on textile and apparel sourcing quite yet, but they...
  5. Achieving Strategic Benefits with PLM Retailers and wholesalers seeking a competitive advantage in today’s ever-changing, increasingly fickle consumer environment are spending millions of dollars over several years to adopt and...
  6. Reinventing Retail Banking in the U.S. The retail banking industry is in the midst of the most profound set of changes in its history. A challenging economic and regulatory environment, changing consumer behavior, new business models...
  7. Why the Road to Financial Services Operational Excellence Is Paved with Internal Controls Overview Heightened oversight by regulatory bodies combined with demands for greater transparency and consumer fairness is compelling financial services companies to reinforce and, in some cases,...
  8. Why Omnichannel Is Another Word for Engage As retailers pour millions of dollars into providing their customers with an omnichannel experience—seamless, consistent interactions across all channels—it’s easy for them to...
  9. Transforming Vendor Relationships Into Partnerships Overview As retailers look to drive margin growth by increasing visibility, speed and efficiency across the supply chain, the cultivation of strong, strategic partnerships with key vendors is...
  10. The Coming Revolution in Retail, Courtesy of 3D Technology When a North American hard goods retailer was designing its latest line of private-label tools, not a single prototype was shipped between its design team and its manufacturing partners overseas....