1. U.S. Retail Sales Slow Unexpectedly The New York Times 03 May 2012 Sales growth slowed for retailers in April, who reported lower-than-expected same-store sales growth, according to a New York Times article. But not all is lost,...
  2. Kurt Salmon’s Elaine Remmlinger Named One of 2012’s Top 25 Consultants Consulting magazine named Elaine Remmlinger, a senior partner at management consulting firm Kurt Salmon, one of its Top 25 Consultants of 2012. With more than 30 years of experience advising the...
  3. A New Market for Exotics Women\'s Wear Daily 30 April 2012 Many designers are going to market this fall with lower-priced exotic handbags and shoes, according to a Women’s Wear Daily article. In the article, Kurt...
  4. Prom Spending Rises to Average $1,078 This Year, Survey Says USA Today 13 April 2012 Prom spending is up over $200 from last year, according to a USA Today article. In the article, Kurt Salmon retail strategist Alison Jatlow Levy said teens are spending...
  5. Kurt Salmon Finds Many Retailers Fall Short on Online ReturnsAs return volumes grow, study of 50 retailers shows opportunity for improvement Although online sales grew 15% from 2010 to 2011, many retailers’ online ordering, shipping and returns...
  6. Japanese vs. Americans: Comparing Baby Boomers STORES Magazine 01 September 2011 Multichannel capabilities are rapidly becoming an essential part of most retailers’ strategies, both in the U.S. and internationally. But all multichannel...
  7. Retailers Post Strong August Comps Women\'s Wear Daily 30 August 2012 This August’s strong same-store sales figures relied heavily on back-to-school spending, according to a Women’s Wear Daily article. “The...
  8. Back-to-School Gives U.S. Retailers a Boost The Wall Street Journal 30 August 2012 Many retailers turned in better-than-expected August comps, according to a Wall Street Journal article. And while back-to-school was a big driver of the...
  9. U.S. Retailers Beat Sales Forecasts Financial Times 30 August 2012 Retailers had reason to celebrate in August as many reported positive same-store sales numbers, according to a Financial Times article. But Kurt Salmon retail...
  10. Kurt Salmon Named a Leader in Gartner ReportGlobal Management Consulting Firm Praised for Industry Expertise, Client Service in Gartner’s “Magic Quadrant for Business Operations Consulting Services, Worldwide” Report NEW YORK, Oct. 1,...