Publications

  • Never Waste a Good Transformation

    January 12, 2018 | Managing Change Blog

    Business transformations are a golden opportunity to find the next generation of high-potential leaders.

  • How Robot Taxis Will Change Mobility Over the Next 10 Years

    January 10, 2018 | World Economic Forum

    A silent revolution is arriving on our streets—autonomous vehicles could make up 30% or more of the market by 2030.

  • Demystifying R&D Performance in Chemicals

    January 10, 2018 | Bain Brief

    One great idea used to make chemical companies, but the nature of innovation has changed. Effective R&D now depends on getting closer to customers, understanding their needs and adapting to deliver quickly.

  • Why Does Shampoo Still Command a Stock Market Premium?

    January 03, 2018 | Consumer Products | Dow Jones Newswires | Media mention

    The industry's structural problems are intensifying: Unilever's third-quarter results were notably weak. "There used to be a lot of advantages to being big, but many have unraveled," says Matthew Meacham, a partner with Bain & Company.

  • Bain & Co: Still a way to go for UK retailers to modernize

    December 28, 2017 | Retail | CNBC | Media mention

    Anna Thal Larsen, a partner with Bain & Company, looks at how Brexit and Amazon.com has and could impact consumer confidence, when it comes to retail.

  • Luxury Goods Worldwide Market Study, Fall–Winter 2017

    December 22, 2017 | Bain report

    The 16th edition of the Bain Luxury Study, published by Bain & Company for Fondazione Altagamma, the trade association of Italian luxury goods manufacturers, analyzed recent developments in the global luxury goods industry.

  • Bain & Company Report: Rough Diamond Market Faces Bumpy Road

    December 19, 2017 | Mining | WWD | Media mention

    The recent uptick in rough diamond demand signifies a comeback for industry players, but declining consumer interest in diamond jewelry paves a challenging road to recovery. In the seventh annual Global Diamond Report authored by Bain & Company, rough diamond producers are assuming the role of

  • Culture’s Role in Corporate Transformation

    December 15, 2017 | Managing Change Blog

    The right culture will not only attract and retain great talent, but it can make the difference in how quickly a company brings compelling goods and services to market.

  • Europe’s innovation comeback: Macron sparks return of ‘Les Pigeons’

    December 13, 2017 | Financial Times | Media mention

    More than one in two US investors plan to recruit new employees in France in the next few years, compared with one in five in 2016, according to a recent report by Bain & Company and the American Chamber of Commerce in France.

  • The Global Diamond Industry 2017: The Enduring Story in a Changing World

    December 11, 2017 | Bain report

    The diamond industry is turning challenges into opportunities even as consumer demand falls.