Publications

  • Introducing The Bain Brand Accelerator

    May 30, 2011 | Consumer Products | CEO Forum

    The bottom line is simple. In developed markets, many consumer products categories are not growing. And the growth of private labels across many categories will continue to cause the total pool of branded products to decline.

  • Introducing The Bain Brand Accelerator

    February 17, 2011 | Consumer Products | Bain Brief

    How consumer products companies are revitalizing brands and bringing them to full potential, even in slow-growth markets and challenging categories. The bottom line is simple. In developed markets, many consumer products categories are not growing.

  • Bain & Company: mining for gold and investment returns

    June 16, 2010 | Private Equity | Net Promoter | Media mention

    Christophe De Vusser, partner in Bain & Company's Brussels office,presents on why delighting customers can delight investors too. He gives a view of how to use Net Promoter Score (NPS) to accelerate sales, in the context of private equity firms post-acquisition.

  • Next generation infrastructure competition drives markets to greater broadband speed and access

    October 12, 2009 | Press release

    New Study Finds Path to Next-Generation Bandwidth Speed and Coverage More Likely in Markets with Two Competing Fixed Access Infrastructures Complemented by Wireless Competition

  • Bain & Company expands worldwide partner group in response to continued growth

    August 24, 2009 | Press release

    Leading global business consulting firm promotes 13 individuals from Atlanta, Brussels, Dallas, Delhi, London, Milan, New York, Paris, Rome, São Paulo, Sydney and Tokyo

  • Innovative banks go retail to win customers

    June 21, 2009 | Financial Services | The Edge

    One idea at the top of many banks' list of ways to cut costs is to close expensive full-service branches and shift customers' transactions to automated teller machines and Web sites.

  • How Europe's grocers keep food sales fresh

    January 21, 2009 | Retail | The Wall Street Journal Europe

    " The capability to cater to local preferences in a cost-effective way may help position these companies to weather the economic downturn better than their competitors.

  • Private equity lessons

    August 31, 2008 | Private Equity | European Venture Capital Journal

    Orit Gadiesh, chairman of the management consultancy Bain & Company, and Hugh MacArthur, the leader of Bain's global private equity practice, explain why the way private equity firms respond to market and economic uncertainties is instructive throughout the business cycle.

  • Finding growth in Europe's shifting grocery landscape

    July 17, 2008 | Retail | Bain Brief

    Europeans are changing their habits, and that's changing the way they shop. Among the trends, they're more concerned than ever about their health and the environment, and they're eager for a more enjoyable shopping experience.

  • Bain & Company expands worldwide partner group

    March 26, 2008 | Press release

    New York, NY - March 27, 2008 -In recognition of outstanding client achievements and contributions to the firm's continued global growth, 27 Bain & Company business consultants have been promoted to Partner.