Publicaciones mundiales

  • Luxury houses back in vogue as sales recover

    January 27, 2017 | Retail | Financial Times | Media mention

    By lowering barriers to entry, technology has opened up new avenues of competition in the recovering luxury market. Fashion blogs and social media platforms can quickly generate visibility and relevance for little-known brands that appeal to a generation of digitally savvy millennials. Growing

  • Earnings at Luxury Brands Are Expected to Reflect Turnaround in Growth; Bets on China and U.S. consumers, receding security fears in Europe are driving optimism

    January 26, 2017 | Retail | The Wall Street Journal | Media mention

    Analysts say the industry isn't about to repeat the performance from 2010 to 2014, when surging demand for luxury goods from Chinese consumers and economic recovery in the U.S.generated annual growth rates of 5% or higher. Among other reasons: The Chinese economy has slowed significantly since

  • Paris Fights the Effects of Crimes Against the Very Rich

    January 23, 2017 | Retail | New York Times | Media mention

    In recent years Paris has brought in more than 10 billion euros ($10.6 billion) in luxury-sales revenue annually, according to Bain & Company, with almost two-thirds of that from foreign visitors. In the past year this has fallen dramatically. “Changes in visa regulations for Chinese visitors made

  • Bank Contact Centers: Dial 'T' for Transformation

    January 18, 2017 | Bain Brief

    These phone-centric operations, reimagined and reenergized, can hold the key to retail banking’s digital future.

  • The Firm of the Future

    January 17, 2017 | Bain Brief

    We’re beginning to see what the next generation of successful companies will look like.

  • Buell’s Take: It’s a Great Time to Be German, Unless You’re a Banker

    January 06, 2017 | Banking | WSJ Pro | Media mention

    A new study from Bain & Company argues that Germany has too many banks, which don’t earn enough money and employ too many people. Wilhelm Schmundt, a partner with Bain, says that Germany could cut some of its 30,000 bank branches without harming customer service.

  • To Lead a Digital Transformation, CEOs Must Prioritize

    January 02, 2017 |

    Given the pace at which digital innovation is disrupting industries globally, it’s not surprising that most CEOs feel pressure to find and deploy the right technology as fast as their budgets will allow.

  • Luxury Goods Worldwide Market Study, Fall-Winter 2016

    December 28, 2016 | Bain report

    The 15th 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.

  • Big, Bold Bank Cost Transformation

    December 20, 2016 | Bain Brief

    Senior teams can achieve major cost reform by demonstrating to everyone in the organization why it's beneficial to embrace simplicity and keep bad costs from creeping back.

  • The Company Founder's Special Sauce

    December 18, 2016 |

    "The Founder," a new film starring Michael Keaton, tells the story of McDonald’s Corporation founder Ray Kroc as he turns a few small restaurants into a ubiquitous international chain. It’s a tale of founder-driven corporate growth—something that has become too rare today.