1. Program Optimization Could Improve EHR Satisfaction Healthcare Dive 20 August 2015 “I think in many of these organizations there needs to be a concerted optimization program,” Robin Settle, health care expert at Kurt Salmon, shares with...
  2. New Acquisitions Represent Pivot in Strategy for Retail/Consumer M&A Mergermarket 24 July 2015 With a number of large consumer companies, such as Hormel Foods and Mondelez International, making acquisitions outside their traditional realm, these acquisitions...
  3. Men’s Retailers Achieve Longevity with Commitment to Customer Experience, Quality Women’s Wear Daily 13 August 2015 “On a macro level, it has certainly helped that the men’s business has been one of the more healthy and growing retail categories as men have become...
  4. Despite Fierce Competition, Kraft Heinz Will Remain a Kitchen Staple International Business Times 12 August 2015 “There is still a good part of America that fills their pantry with these products, to the tune of tens of billions of dollars a year,”...
  5. Online Sales Growth Requires Retailers to Hire Additional Employees CNBC 04 September 2015 “It’s really become a major supply chain risk,” Frank Layo, retail strategist at Kurt Salmon, shares with CNBC, when reflecting on this year’s labor shortage as...
  6. Retailers Attempt to Sweeten Their Employee Benefits The Wall Street Journal 15 September 2015 “Early warning signs of people not being able to get enough labor are really starting to shine through,” Frank Layo, retail strategist at Kurt...
  7. Kurt Salmon Achieves Kennedy Vanguard Status Kennedy Consulting Research & Advisory 30 October 2015 Kurt Salmon has achieved Kennedy Vanguard status for its work with payors and providers related to their alternative health care delivery...
  8. Today’s Market Poses Difficulties and Opportunities for Insurers Healthcare Dive 08 March 2016 Health insurers are experiencing greater difficulty entering the health care market than ever before, explains Ross Armstrong, a health care expert at Kurt Salmon....
  9. Halting Commissions Will Impact the ACA and Health Care Market Healthcare Dive 01 March 2016 Individual ACA health plans have turned out to be costlier than insurers planned for, and several, including Blue Cross and Blue Shield, UnitedHealth, and Anthem,...
  10. Is Concierge Care an Appropriate Fit for Hospitals? Healthcare Dive 29 February 2016 Hospital concierge care is back in the spotlight as the trend toward customer-driven health care continues and influencers like Massachusetts General Hospital...