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Beyond Digital: Empowered Consumers Seek Out Tailored, Inspiring Content Experiences That Transcend Platforms

It's increasingly clear that consumers see no significant divide between digital and traditional media: what they want is more flexibility, freedom...

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PwC: Three Imperatives for Successful Entertainment & Media Companies

The Digital and Traditional Media Divide is Irrelevant Among Consumers, Says PwC US

After more than a decade of digital disruption across the entertainment & media (E&M) industry, the distinction between digital and...

Jun 01, 2015, 14:03 ET
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PwC US Announces 18 Partner Promotions in San Francisco and Silicon Valley Offices

 PwC US announced today that 18 professionals based in the Bay Area will be admitted into the firm's partnership, effective July 1, 2015....

Jun 01, 2015, 09:00 ET
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PwC US Admits New Internal Audit Principal in St. Louis

 PwC US announced today that Christopher Lydon will be admitted into the firm's partnership, effective July 1, 2015. "We're pleased to...

May 28, 2015, 12:30 ET

PwC's report on Canada's oil and gas industry and the current reality of energy abundance - Compete, survive or prosper?

PwC Releases 6th Annual Energy Visions Report CALGARY, May 28, 2015 /CNW/ - Today at its 6th annual Energy Visions Business Forum in Calgary,...

May 21, 2015, 09:00 ET
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Technology Deals Return to Middle Market in 2015, According to PwC US

 Following the record-breaking buying spree of 2014, the first quarter of 2015 is signaling a return to the middle market with technology deal...

May 20, 2015, 08:45 ET
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Hotel Occupancy Continues to Surprise in 2015 According to PwC US

 An updated lodging forecast released today by PwC US expects another year of solid revenue per available room ("RevPAR") growth in 2015, with...

May 20, 2015, 08:00 ET

PwC Addresses Excuses for Not Investing in Cybersecurity

PwC Survey of Canadian Private Companies Finds Cybersecurity an Issue, but Not a Priority TORONTO, May 20, 2015 /CNW/ - We all know...

May 19, 2015, 10:00 ET
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PwC US Appoints Stan VanderToolen Managing Partner of the Salt Lake City Office

 PwC US today announced the appointment of Stan VanderToolen as the new managing partner for the firm's Salt Lake City office, effective...

May 07, 2015, 09:00 ET
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U.S. Oil & Gas Deal Activity Stalls in First Quarter of 2015 Due to Low Oil Price Environment, According to PwC US

Mergers and acquisitions (M&A) in the oil and gas industry saw a decrease in terms of deal value and volume in the first quarter of 2015...

May 07, 2015, 08:00 ET
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Healthcare industry's payment system needs structural change to meet demands of consumers, new PwC Health Research Institute report finds

 The U.S. healthcare industry's billing and payment system is a horse-and-buggy in a world contemplating driverless cars. Consumers,...

May 06, 2015, 11:00 ET

Improving US economy produces strong results but Canadian, European and Asian markets still recovering

Forest, paper, and packaging deals continue as companies look for growth opportunities and global advantage VANCOUVER, May 6, 2015 /CNW/ - The...

May 05, 2015, 11:00 ET

BC mining industry financial results continue to be under pressure in 2014: PwC survey

Lower metallurgical coal and copper prices adversely impacting outlook VANCOUVER, May 5, 2015 /CNW/ - Lower commodity prices again impacted the...

May 05, 2015, 09:00 ET
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Strategic Investments Drive North American Power and Utilities Deal Activity in the First Quarter of 2015, According to PwC US

Total merger and acquisition (M&A) value in the North American power and utilities industry increased 55 percent as volume remained constant in...

Apr 30, 2015, 09:00 ET
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U.S. Retail & Consumer Deal Value Jumps 148 Percent during First Quarter 2015, According to PwC US

The U.S. retail and consumer (R&C) sector experienced a strong first quarter in 2015 for merger & acquisition (M&A) activity, which was...

Apr 29, 2015, 08:00 ET

Customer Is Still King and Looking for Loyal Retail Subjects: PwC

Annual Total Retail Study highlights the importance of full consumer experience TORONTO, April 29, 2015 /CNW/ - According to the Total Retail...

Apr 28, 2015, 15:38 ET

PwC Canada joins forces with DynaSys, a division of QAD, and expands its offering of specialized supply chain integration solutions

PwC becomes the integrator of DynaSys collaborative Demand and Supply Chain Planning (DSCP) solutions in North America MONTREAL, April 28,...

Apr 28, 2015, 08:00 ET
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Private Companies Remain Bullish about Growth Forecasts and Hiring, Despite Concerns over Skills Gap, PwC Survey Finds

In a bullish hiring outlook, 63 percent of private companies plan to add fulltime employees in the coming year, although they increasingly worry...

Apr 27, 2015, 11:10 ET
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PwC Appoints Mark Ross as Lake Erie Market Managing Partner

 PwC US today announced it has appointed Mark Ross as Managing Partner of the professional service firm's Lake Erie market. Ross brings more...

Apr 17, 2015, 09:00 ET
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PwC Recognized with Two Rising Stars of the Profession Awards by Consulting Magazine

 PwC US today announced two winners for Consulting magazine's 2015 "Rising Stars of the Profession" award which recognizes talented...