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Perspectives on retail and consumer goods

Perspectives on retail and consumer goods

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SUMMARY

This report examines how the retail trends and disruptions are changing businesses and consumer-goods manufacturers across the globe and how successful organizations are reacting to these changes and making the most of these transformations. 

The document explores the potential of digitization and advanced analytics to transform businesses. Another topic widely discussed in this paper is the increasing importance of agility in companies. Agile organizations offer fast customer feedback, come up with solutions to market in a quick way, and these solutions are also reexamined continuously. The report also highlights the crucial role that human resources play in an organization’s success when certain skills are scarce but highly demanded.

According to this report, firms should take all these themes very seriously. In all subsectors within the retail and consumer goods markets, the organizations that make the most of the digitalization process come out as winners. Also, those firms that implement agile processes and prioritize the importance of talent.

This report also includes an interview with Kevin Ozan, the CFO of McDonald’s who shares his knowledge of what's necessary to change a company in decline and steer it to make it profitable again. 

OUTLINE

Disruption in retail

The consumer goods market

Grocery retail

Geospatial analytics in omnichannel retail

Fashion sector

E-Commerce logistics

Indirect costs as an opportunity

 

 

DETAILS

Overview

Researchfinder Rating
4 out of 5 stars
Title
Perspectives on retail and consumer goods
Region
Global
Published
Jan. 7, 2019
Publisher
McKinsey & Company
Author(s)
Monica Toriello
Price
FREE
Language
ENGLISH

Content

Number of Pages
96
Number of Tables
0
Number of Exhibits
30
Topics
e-commerce
Tags
customer experience, ecommerce, global, McKinsey, omni channel, online shopping, online shopping behavior, retail
Companies mentioned
McDonald’s, Amazon, Alibaba, Tencent, Apparel, Nike, Delhaize’s, Uber, Ocado, Google, JD.com, Koninklijke Philips, Whole Foods, Lidl, Kaufland, BingoBox, Inditex, Nike, LVMH
Author(s)
Monica Toriello
Methodology
Not available.
EVALUATION

Very comprehensive research on the issues that affect retailers and consumer-goods manufacturers across the globe.

Positives:

  • Interview with McDonald's CFO
  • Articles by experts
  • Understandable language
  • Good graphics

 

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