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The unstoppable rise of the online marketplace model – operated by the likes of Amazon, Expedia and eBay – is driving the largest fundamental shift in consumer spending since the emergence of eCommerce in the 1990s, a report by OC&C Strategy Consultants has found.
The UK’s biggest 150 food and drink producers suffer from falling profits
The UK food and drink sector was under increasing pressure in 2018, with both profit margins and revenue growth falling from the levels reported in previous years
Macquarie acquires Premier Technical Services Group
We congratulate Macquarie on its successful acquisition of Premier Technical Services Group (“PTSG”) in a recent public-to-private transaction valued at over £300m
Foreign supermarkets change tactics in tough China market
Costco’s impressive debut contrasts with contentious exits by international chains
Is strategy consulting dead?
Chris Outram, the founder of OC&C Strategy Consultants, provides his take on where the world of strategy consulting is heading
Nordstrom reports mixed earnings, beats on EPS but misses on revenue
Nordstrom reported earnings after the bell beating estimates on earnings per share but missing on revenue still sending the stock up in after hours trading. Coye Nokes discusses
Genstar Capital acquires majority share in OEConnection from Providence Equity
We are pleased to congratulate Providence Equity Partners on the divestment of their majority share in OEConnection (OEC) to Genstar Capital
U.S -China Trade War, Android influencing smartphones (podcast)
Coye Nokes discusses Barneys filing for bankruptcy protection
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
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