• Consumer products deals quarterly: Q2 14

    Total deal value in the sector reached a six-year high in the second quarter. Take a look at the M&A highlights and key investment themes.

  • Cash on the table 2014

    The consumer products industry saw sharply improved working capital performance in 2013, but 20 leading companies still have up to US$35 billion tied up.

  • Delivering agile innovation

    EY will present a special session on ‘Creating value from collaboration with entrepreneurs in retail and consumer products’ at the Consumer Goods Forum’s Global Summit.

  • Capital confidence barometer: consumer products

    Confidence in the global economy is growing, but consumer products companies’ activities are shadowed by uncertainty. How are they responding to volatility?

  • India - a pulse on the consumer products market

    What does a changing Indian consumer bode for consumer product and retail companies? We look at the key trends and challenges.

  • Russia — a pulse on the consumer products market

    Can Russian operations continue to meet the expectations of global headquarters as the consumer products market slows? We look at the key trends and challenges.

  • Unlocking margins in consumer products

    Margins at consumer products companies are being squeezed from multiple directions. Adopting an Integrated Margin Management framework can help deliver breakthrough performance.

  • Profit or lose

    Our new report shares practical guidance for consumer products and retail companies to achieve profitable growth in emerging Asia.

  • Canada: the new emerging market

    For US-based retailers facing limited post-recession growth and the challenge of overseas expansion, has Canada – definitely a mature market – become an intriguing “new emerging market”?

Consumer Products

Executing ruthlessly to deliver sustainable value

There is a brand new order. Your customers, consumers and competitors are evolving at different speeds in different ways in different markets. In a world that’s more complex, connected and fast-moving than ever, the opportunities are massive, but so are the risks.

With uncompromising stakeholders demanding consistent growth and consumers demanding value and taking ownership of your brands, it’s time to reframe strategic choices, realign the value chain and ruthlessly execute for short-term results and long term sustainability.

Our global professionals have the knowledge to help you challenge and disrupt entrenched ways of thinking. Whether you want to improve organizational agility; drive value from digital marketing spend; deploy talent effectively across markets; or re-engineer your supply chain for greater flexibility, we have the skills you need to succeed.

Understand our point of view on key issues in today’s consumer products environment:




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Consumer Products
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