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The future of retail? You ain't seen nothing yet.
What groundbreaking and industry-changing disruptions should retailers prepare themselves for next?
Opinion: China's online luxury gameboard
Luxury companies have made it clear on several occasions that “the business of Amazon does not fit with their brands” as stated by LVMH CFO in October 2016. Fast forward a year later, we found that top luxury brands have largely kept to these words
The value in an active approach with commercial due diligence
Tom Gladstone and Nicholas Farhi discuss how commercial due diligence can give private equity firms the edge in the bidding process
OC&C names James George as International Managing Partner
James George will oversee OC&C’s continued move towards an international partnership model, from its historic model of franchises
UK food and drink industry loses £400m by relying on cheap labour instead of investing in technology
Our research warns the negative impact Brexit could have on the industry which employs a higher proportion of EU migrant labour than any other sector in the UK
China’s new middle class swaps karaoke for cruise holidays and thrilling rides, survey shows
China’s leisure market has overtaken Japan in terms of total expenditure to rank No 2 globally, trailing the US
UK TV industry risks losing 1bn a year to Amazon, Youtube and Facebook
Our new report says that UK broadcasters could suffer the same fate as industries including music, news, insurance and property where powerful digital newcomers
Dedicated followers of Chinese fashion
Young shoppers have a taste for domestic brands as clothing labels target lifestyle choices and move into profitable niche markets
OC&C Strategy Consultants underlines its commitment to independent management consultancy in France
OC&C Strategy Consultants has today announced a re-structure of its French operations in a bolstering of its commitment to offer independent management consultancy to the French market
The grocery market is not Amazon's true target
Many grocers took Amazon’s purchase of Whole Foods Market in June as an indicator that stores are still a valuable asset for a retailer. But the retail giant’s foray into food fulfils plenty of other functions
Michael Kors focused on forming a "luxury group"
What does the Jimmy Choo acquisition by Michael Kors mean for the future of the luxury shoe business? Coye Nokes shares some thoughts on CNBC