1. 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...
  2. 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...
  3. 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...
  4. 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...
  5. 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...
  6. U.S. Shipping Delay Costs Could Reach $7 Billion This Year, $37 Billion in 2016 The Wall Street Journal 29 April 2015 Frank Layo, retail strategist at Kurt Salmon, explains to The Wall Street Journal how costs are still climbing as a result of increased traffic at U.S ports....
  7. Retailers Must Extend Value to Compete for Customer Purchases Crain’s New York Business 21 April 2015 “The disposable income among [retailers’] core customers is shrinking,” Al Sambar, retail strategist at Kurt Salmon, explains to...
  8. West Coast Port Congestion Continues to Plague Retailers NPR Los Angeles 07 May 2015 “A lot of our retail clients are transitioning to either the East Coast or elsewhere on the West Coast to minimize the risk to their freight,” Frank Layo,...
  9. Whole Foods’ New Stores Will Provide Intimate, Curated Grocery Experience The Wall Street Journal 07 May 2015 “Consumers are looking for something more intimate and curated where they can shop quickly but that still has the right assortment of products,”...
  10. Paul Schottmiller Joins Kurt Salmon as a Partner in the Retail and Consumer GroupEnhancing the Firm’s Digital and Analytics Capabilities Global management consulting firm Kurt Salmon is pleased to welcome Paul Schottmiller as a partner in its North America Retail and Consumer...