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Oct 31, 2019, 10:03 ET Global Retail Development Sees Pockets of Hope Despite Uncertain Economic Climate

Global retailing remains a paradox. Even as social media and ecommerce fuel the evolution of a truly global consumer, retailing in emerging economics ...


Sep 26, 2019, 09:03 ET A.T. Kearney Releases New Global Trends Study: Resilience, Replacement, and Renewal

Amid the dizzying challenges underway around the world today, the great battery revolution, the transition to a cashless economy, and the growing...


Sep 17, 2019, 09:06 ET New Melbourne Business School/A.T. Kearney Research Shows Up To 83% Higher Profit Margin For Companies With Mature Analytics

Melbourne Business School and global management consulting firm A.T. Kearney today released their second-annual Analytics Impact Index, which...


Sep 17, 2019, 09:02 ET Gen Z's Self-Reported Stress Provides Possible Opportunity for Brick & Mortar Resurgence

Gen Z is more concerned with its mental and physical health than Millennials or Gen X, self-reporting higher stress responses to both the news and...


Aug 22, 2019, 10:30 ET A.T. Kearney Adds New Partner Anthony Gardner to its Consumer Industries and Retail Practice

Global management consulting firm A.T. Kearney today announced the appointment of Anthony Gardner, Jr. as a new Partner in the firm's Consumer...


Aug 15, 2019, 09:30 ET A.T. Kearney Releases New Study: 2019 Views from the C-Suite | Maintaining the Human Connection in an Age of AI

Global executives see a rapidly evolving operating landscape in the year ahead. In an age of increasing automation and artificial intelligence (AI),...


Aug 13, 2019, 09:02 ET Prime Day 2019: A.T. Kearney research finds consumers' self-rewarding behavior drives record high sales in some surprising categories

While Amazon has yet to release specific data and figures from this year's Prime Day, A.T. Kearney has gleaned some important insights from their own ...


Jul 15, 2019, 09:01 ET A.T. Kearney Announces Passing of Former Managing Partner Fred G. Steingraber

Respected former A.T. Kearney Managing Partner Fred G. Steingraber passed away on July 4, 2019, just three days shy of his 81st birthday. The firm...


Jul 11, 2019, 09:01 ET A.T. Kearney Research on In-Store Consumer Retail Technology Finds Retailers Missing Opportunity to Meet Consumer Expectations Around In-Store Technology

When faced with the existing show-and-tell of emerging retail technologies, US consumers report that they've heard the "tell" but have yet to see the ...


Jul 10, 2019, 09:02 ET Reshoring Index Declines Again Despite America's New Trade Policies

A.T. Kearney's sixth annual Reshoring Index reveals that reshoring is yet to materialize on an aggregated level. U.S. gross manufacturing output grew ...


Jun 27, 2019, 09:02 ET A.T. Kearney Finds Consumers Willing to Share Data--For a Price

"In our increasingly competitive market environment, the distinction between creating solutions for a vague persona and a real person is the...


Jun 25, 2019, 00:01 ET A.T. Kearney Releases New Study: Competing in an Age of Digital Disorder

With no international alignment on how to regulate the digital environment, companies are managing an increasingly complicated set of conflicting...


Jun 13, 2019, 10:45 ET A.T. Kearney's 2019 Global Services Location Index (GSLI) Resonates with Digital Change

Today, global strategy and management consulting firm A.T. Kearney releases the 2019 edition of the Global Services Location Index™ (GSLI), a ranking ...


Jun 12, 2019, 08:02 ET A.T. Kearney Partners Mirko Warschun, Eric Gervet, Konstantinos Apostolatos, and Principal Rhiannon Thomas Present on The Platform Imperative: Consumer Goods Forum Special Session

On Wednesday, June 12, 2019, A.T. Kearney Partners Mirko Warschun, Eric Gervet, Konstantinos Apostolatos, and Principal Rhiannon Thomas will present...


May 30, 2019, 07:00 ET In the Digital Age, Human Capital Will Power the Next Generation of Global Cities

The A.T. Kearney 2019 Global Cities report, released today, uncovers the differentiating factor for the world's most competitive cities: their people....


May 07, 2019, 09:02 ET Global FDI Set To Rise Amid Growing Investor Paradoxes

Companies are more likely to invest broadly around the world in the years to come, according to The 2019 A.T. Kearney Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) ...


Apr 22, 2019, 09:02 ET While 70% of consumers worry about the environment, only 52% have changed what they buy

Consumers are prepared to reward manufacturers, retailers, and others offering products that benefit the environment as long as any additional costs...


Apr 03, 2019, 09:45 ET Industrials M&A: Consolidation and Digital Transformation Will Continue to Drive a Wave of Mergers in 2019

In 2018, the United States continued to lead the global industrials M&A market with transactions worth $282 billion according to global management...


Feb 14, 2019, 09:02 ET What America Needs Is One More Commercial Holiday, Perhaps "All About Me Day"

Believe it or not, American consumers are in search of a new commercial holiday, one that unlike Valentine's Day, Mother's Day, and Father's Day lets ...


Jan 17, 2019, 09:02 ET A.T. Kearney Acquires Business Analytics Consultancy Cervello

A.T. Kearney, a leading global management consulting firm, has acquired Cervello, an elite business analytics and data management consultancy....


Dec 04, 2018, 11:03 ET A.T. Kearney Releases its Year-Ahead Predictions for 2019

Geopolitics will remain a key risk to the global business environment in 2019, led by the intensification of the US-China trade war and the...


Nov 20, 2018, 10:03 ET Consumers are ready to spend this holiday, but not necessarily at the stores

Holiday shoppers are more than prepared to buy in force this year. The only question is who will capture their dollars. Three out of four consumers...


Nov 12, 2018, 09:03 ET Survey Shows Humans Perform 72% of Manufacturing Tasks, Create Nearly 3 Times More Value Than Machines in the Factory

According to new data released today by A.T. Kearney and Drishti, humans still perform 72 percent of manufacturing tasks. This data, from a survey of ...


Oct 23, 2018, 11:03 ET 76% of North American Consumers Would Try A Legal Cannabis Therapeutic Product

Recent research by A.T. Kearney into American and Canadian consumer attitudes toward legalized cannabis revealed that more than three-quarters (76...


Oct 17, 2018, 11:03 ET A.T. Kearney Releases Annual Views from the C-Suite Survey Results

Global executives are concerned about cybersecurity, geopolitical tensions, and a declining economic outlook. So finds a new study by A.T. Kearney's...