1. Fixing a Flawed Distribution Center Design A distribution center may be a retailer’s largest capital investment and, with the growth of e-commerce, such facilities are under enormous pressure to fill orders as expeditiously and...
  2. Kurt Salmon at NRF 2016Tell us a bit about yourself New York 17 January 2016 to 20 January 2016 Kurt Salmon is hosting a number of events at the upcoming NRF Big Show . Learn more about these events below The New Era of...
  3. Retail Dive Shipping WebinarTell us a bit about yourself 11 November 2016 There are a variety of shipping choices when ordering from retailers of all sizes. Fast, slow, same-day, next-day—these shipping options are all...
  4. 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....
  5. Restaurant Spending Dip Likely Short-Lived According to Kurt Salmon’s Restaurant Spending Trajectory, consumer sentiment ticked up last month, suggesting restaurant sales could follow suit this fall after declining in May and June....
  6. Department Stores’ New Reality—RFID Ron Johnson’s recent announcement that JC Penney plans to implement radio frequency identification (RFID) in every store is actually one of the least radical changes he’s proposed...
  7. 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 attractive option for expanding the selection of merchandise available for purchase on...
  8. 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 consumer sentiment suggests this trend may carry through the summer, according to...
  9. For Restaurants, Summer Heat May Be Hard to Find Restaurant spending cooled in April, after a 10-month streak, and flat consumer sentiment suggests that trend may continue into the summer, according to Kurt Salmon’s Restaurant Spending...
  10. For Some Restaurants, Summer May Be Chilly The hot streak in restaurant spending may cool in the coming summer months, according to Kurt Salmon’s Restaurant Spending Trajectory. “On the heels of rising consumer sentiment,...