1. Whole Foods Sees Stores Tripling with Embrace of Produce Bloomberg 20 August 2012 As Whole Foods prepares to push into smaller and traditionally underserved markets—including food deserts—the chain may have to deviate from its roots to be...
  2. Kurt Salmon Named One of Consulting Magazine’s “Best Firms to Work For” Kurt Salmon was selected as one of Consulting magazine’s “Best Firms to Work For” in 2012, building on a history of excellence in both work quality and culture. Kurt Salmon,...
  3. Li & Fung Faces Threat as Retail Supplier The Wall Street Journal 20 August 2012 After a century of success as a supplier to some of the world’s biggest retailers, Li & Fung is now under threat as retailers increasingly work...
  4. Discounts Back after Summer Restaurant Slump Reuters 10 August 2012 Restaurants are increasingly turning to special discounts and offers to lure customers back after a sales slump, according to a Reuters article. But Kurt Salmon restaurant...
  5. Finding the Perfect Fit, Online The Washington Post 10 August 2012 Several companies have developed technology that aims to provide online apparel shoppers a more accurate fit, according to a Washington Post article. In the...
  6. Dr. Suresh C. Gupta joins Kurt Salmon’s Global Financial Services Practice Dr. Suresh C. Gupta has joined management consultancy Kurt Salmon as a partner in its North America global financial services practice based in New York. With over 25 years of operations and...
  7. Retailers Cautious after Discounts Boost July Sales Reuters 02 August 2012 Strong July comps, albeit often as a result of heavy discounting, may signal the return of the resilient consumer, according to a Reuters article. “The consumer has...
  8. U.S. Retailers’ July Same-Store Sales Top Estimates Bloomberg 02 August 2012 U.S. retailers turned in positive July same-store sales thanks to promotions and stronger consumer sentiment, according to a Bloomberg article. “Despite a tough...
  9. Retailers Cautious after Discounts Boost July Sales Reuters 02 August 2012 Strong July comps, albeit often as a result of heavy discounting, may signal the return of the resilient consumer, according to a Reuters article. “The consumer has...
  10. Pepsi Is Getting into the Yogurt Business NPR Marketplace 10 July 2012 Yogurt is soaring in popularity, and now Pepsi is entering the fray, according to a report on NPR Marketplace . Kurt Salmon retail strategist Bruce Cohen said the move...