1. Hudson’s Bay Co.’s International Expansion Will Advance Its Strategy Women’s Wear Daily 10 August 2015 “This is a global expansion using real estate as a major lever to quickly advance the strategy,” explains Arnold Aronson, retail expert at Kurt...
  2. Costco to Expand Their European Network The Seattle Times 08 August 2015 “The time is right for Costco,” said Yves Marin, retail expert from Kurt Salmon in Paris, speaking with The Seattle Times about the possibility of...
  3. SoulCycle’s Pending IPO Illustrates Growth of Small-Box Fitness Studios Forbes 31 July 2015 “There’s a buzz coming from the coasts to key cities and suburbs. And why wouldn’t this be great in every college town, where people are highly educated,...
  4. 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...
  5. 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...
  6. 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...
  7. 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,”...
  8. 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...
  9. 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...
  10. 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...