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In this, our 11th annual Retail Proposition Index, the results show that the pandemic has shaken up consumers’ values, fundamentally shifting expectations and behaviours.
OC&C advises on private equity deals in Italy's fashion industry
The Italian arm of OC&C Strategy Consultants has in recent months seen two of its private equity clients successfully close a transaction in Italy’s fashion industry.
OC&C welcomes LTP Italy into its integrated network of offices
We are delighted to announce that Long Term Partners, Italy’s leading international management consultancy, has joined OC&C’s integrated network of offices
How consumer giants reinvented the wheel: OC&C Global 50 report 2019
The latest top 50 report shows organic growth is returning. How have the global giants managed it?
Top fast moving consumer goods brands returned to organic volume growth whilst posting record profit
FMCG giants are starting to see the benefits of their efficiency drive as profitability of the top 50 FMCGs has reached an all-time high at 18.2% in 2018, revealed the annual OC&C Global 50
Three quarters of retailers believe their model needs to change for them to remain relevant
Findings from new research, launched at the World Retail Congress today, provide further evidence that retailers are struggling to cope with the pace of evolution in the industry
3i Group invests $179m in Magnitude Software
We congratulate 3i on the successful acquisition of Magnitude Software. 3i is investing alongside Chris Ney, Chairman and CEO of Magnitude, and other senior executives, who will maintain a significant minority stake in the business
Poles apart: how polarisation is changing the face of global news
Toby Chapman assesses the political climate's impact on news organisations
Great Hill Partners acquire Gizmodo Media Group and The Onion from Univision
We congratulate Great Hill Partners on the successful acquisition of Gizmodo Media Group and The Onion from Univision
Deep-diving into Alibaba’s “New Retail” grocery stores
The “omni-channel” buzz word has been omnipresent in most retailers’ annual reports and press releases in recent years.
Latest Education deals
Ardian acquires Study Group from Providence Equity Partners, Inflexion acquires Times Higher Education (THE) from TPG Capital, and more
Most fun leisure brands revealed for the first time in global consumer research
The OC&C Fundex, a global study of 40,000 consumers across 600+ brands, reveals that ‘fun’ is a key element many guests look for when deciding where to visit