1. CPG Retailers Add Shopper Insights to Category Management Retail Leader 01 April 2014 In the face of smaller footprints, category management for consumer goods companies is increasingly taking into account shopper insights that surface not just what...
  2. Fresh Thyme Brings Healthy Options in a Small Footprint to the Midwest Fresh Thyme, with its launch in the Midwest at the end of April, is the latest grocer to offer a smaller, farmer's market-style layout to entice customers, according to Bruce Cohen, head of...
  3. Social Media a Valuable But Underused Tool for CPG Product Development Retail Leader 30 May 2014 While there are several CPG companies making good use of social media as a product development tool in order to get the right products in front of consumers, it remains...
  4. Cavanagh's Move to Carlyle from J.P. Morgan Part of a Growing Trend MarketWatch 12 June 2014 The departure of Mike Cavanagh, long viewed as a leading canadidate for Jamie Dimon's role as CEO of J.P. Morgan, for private equity firm The Carlyle Group, is part of...
  5. Is Holt Renfrew's Home Advantage Enough to Compete with Saks and Nordstrom? Women\'s Wear Daily 25 June 2014 Holt Renfrew, the luxury Canadian retailer, is getting ready to defend its turf as Saks and Nordstrom gear up for their respective entries into the country. And as...
  6. With the ACA Will Come a Greater Shortage of Primary Care Physicians USA Today 30 June 2014 The Affordable Care Act should have focused more on a forecasted shortage of primary care doctors, Farzan Bharucha, health care strategist with Kurt Salmon, told USA Today ....
  7. Why Beaumont Health Is the Result of Changing Managed Care Contracts Crain\'s Business 29 June 2014 The new managed care contracts that insurance companies are offering to health care networks are driving mergers such as the one that resulted in the newly formed...
  8. Higher Quality, Lower Costs Are Driving Hospital Consolidation Modern Healthcare 22 June 2014 The latest wave of consolidation among health care providers is aimed at improving quality and reducing excess costs, according to a report from the Healthcare...
  9. The Proliferation of Pop-up Stores Spirit 01 July 2014 Once reserved primarily for seasonal-themed retail offerings, such as those of Halloween or Christmas, pop-up stores are increasingly being used by a wide variety of retailers,...
  10. Same-day Delivery Gaining Steam With Mall Retailers Chicago Tribune 17 July 2014 Chicago's Water Tower Place began offering same-day delivery to shoppers this week—one of a growing number of malls to feature such a service—for just...