Publications

  • Mobile Now Rules in Banking

    December 29, 2015 | Financial Services | Forbes.com

    Mobile has rapidly evolved from being a separate banking channel to becoming the hub of personal finance.

  • Why the In-Store Workforce is the Retailer's Most Powerful Asset

    December 28, 2015 | Retail | Bangkok Post

    In a retail world focused on omnichannel strategies, product and service innovations, IT investments and technology-enabled stores of the future, winning retailers are taking a new look at their store labour models and budgets.

  • Can US Retail Banks Survive the Mobile Revolution?

    December 28, 2015 | Retail | Forbes.com

    What would you miss more for a day, your wallet or your mobile phone? Some 54% of US consumers surveyed recently chose the phone, and in China and South Korea, that share rose to more than 75%. It’s just one marker of how mobile has evolved from being a separate banking channel to becoming the hub

  • Taming the Hydra: Keeping Control in Multisourced IT Environments

    December 22, 2015 | Bain Brief

    How to create a reliable and agile technology capability with multiple suppliers.

  • Digical® retail and why stores matter

    December 18, 2015 | Bain Brief

    Although e-commerce sales are growing at double-digit rates, the reality is that 90% of retail sales still happen in stores. In this issue, we look at the holiday shopping season to date and explore the evolving role of stores in a Digical world. We examine how the most successful retailers are

  • Getting the Dose Right: A Digital Prescription for the Pharma Industry

    December 16, 2015 | Bain Brief

    Many pharma companies feel overwhelmed by noise about the coming digital transformation. Digital tools and data will enable faster, cheaper, and more effective approaches to drug R&D, production and commercialization - but only for those that create a clear digital strategy.

  • Retail Banks Wake Up to Digital Lending

    December 15, 2015 | Bain Brief

    Our benchmark survey highlights the capability gaps and the potential for banks to defend their profit pools.

  • For nearly 10 years running, Bain & Company clinches a top spot on Glassdoor’s best places to work ranking

    December 09, 2015 | Corporate | Press release

    Boston – Dec. 10, 2015 – For the second year in a row, Bain & Company clinched the No. 2 spot on Glassdoor's 2016 Best Places to Work list, which is based solely on reviews from "the people who know these companies best – their employees," according to Glassdoor.

  • Slowing global demand sends a ripple through the global diamond pipeline, driving prices down by nearly 25 percent in the second half of 2014

    December 08, 2015 | Industrial Goods and Services | Press release

    Bain & Company's fifth annual report on the diamond industry predicts the market has the potential to rebound in 1-2 years, but not before current turmoil will likely force the mid-market to reevaluate their business models Moscow – Dec.

  • Mobile beats banches for the banks of the future

    December 07, 2015 | Digital, Banking | Bloomberg TV | Media mention

    Bain Partner Gerard du Toit appeared on Bloomberg TV's 'Value Proposition' segment to discuss key findings from Bain's Customer Behavior and Loyalty in Retail Banking report, including the shift to mobile banking by banks around the world and the balancing act banks must do before closing branches