1. Kraft-Heinz Deal Shows Brazilian Buyout Firm’s Cost-Cutting Recipe The Wall Street Journal 25 March 2015 Bruce Cohen, retail and private equity strategist at Kurt Salmon, tells The Wall Street Journal that when it comes to the zero-based budgeting techniques 3G...
  2. Innovations Will Be Essential to the New Kraft Heinz Co. USA Today 26 March 2015 For the newly formed Kraft Heinz Co., innovation will be essential to bring Kraft’s billion-dollar brands into the 21st century, Bruce Cohen, retail and private...
  3. The Kraft-Heinz Merger Prompts Question: What’s Next For Mondelez? Crain’s Chicago Business 28 March 2015 “Shareholders see what happened with Kraft’s stock price and they’re going to start asking, ‘Well, what are you doing? What’s...
  4. Brands Kraft Heinz Should Focus on for International Expansion Financial Times 27 March 2015 For the new Kraft Heinz to succeed, expect to see the combined company aggressively cut costs and look for opportunities to expand the Kraft presence internationally,...
  5. Mom-and-Pops Are Cool Again Chain Store Age 30 March 2015 “There are two primary reasons why these local retailers got their groove back: an evolving consumer mindset that is reshaping their perception of value, and...
  6. Yoox and Net-a-Porter Merger Creates Opportunity to Capture Greater Share of Wallet Footwear News 01 April 2015 “Lining up a luxury channel, Net-a-Porter, with the off-price/discount channel Yoox creates an opportunity to capture a greater share of wallet,” Dan...
  7. Acquisitions Will Remain a Focus for Simon Despite Failed Takeover of Macerich Women’s Wear Daily 02 April 2015 “Their eyes are always open for expansion through acquisition,” Arnold Aronson, retail strategist at Kurt Salmon, explains to Women’s Wear...
  8. Flexible Design Is Top Priority for Hospital Executives Inside ASHE, Spring 2015 As hospitals shift to value-based care and an environment where they are rewarded for keeping people healthy, flexible design has become top of mind for hospital...
  9. ProHealth Has Hopes for Cardiothoracic Surgery Partnership Milwaukee Journal Sentinel 15 April 2015 Discussing the partnership between ProHealth Care and Indiana University Health with The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel , Jeff Hoffman, a health care expert at...
  10. Retail Technology Is the New Disrupter Women’s Wear Daily 27 April 2015 “Retail technology is the new disrupter,” Arnold Aronson, retail strategist at Kurt Salmon, explains to Women’s Wear Daily when reflecting on...