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Digital a top priority for 54% of consumer goods firms - but one-third lack know-how

Research finds over half of business leaders place digital strategy and data analytics high on their agenda, and the supply chain rates as their number one challenge and area of investment
Modified date: 2014/07/22
Press release
 

The Application of IFRS: Food, drink and consumer goods companies

The food, drinks and consumer goods (FDCG) sector is marked by intense competition and uncertainty, presenting a host of challenges for global FDCG businesses
Modified date: 2013/06/24
Business and industry issue
 

ConsumerCurrents – Issue 14

This issue of ConsumerCurrents examines the battle for manufacturers to maintain margins in an era of rising customer buying power
Modified date: 2013/06/24
Business and industry issue
 

2013 Consumer Executive Top of Mind Survey

Sales growth, product innovation and cost reduction programmes top of mind for senior executives in 2013, KPMG International and the Consumer Goods Forum report
Modified date: 2013/06/19
Survey report
 

Legislation leaves industry high and dry

Government plays an active role in promoting economic growth while promoting socially responsible behaviour. It uses legislation to implement these dual objectives.
Modified date: 2013/05/28
Press release
 

Consumer Markets Economic Update - April 2010

Evidence describing the South African consumer’s ability to spend appears to send conflicting messages: The latest vehicle sales show growth, and consumer confidence has improved, but retail sales remain slow.
Modified date: 2013/05/27
Business and industry issue
 

ConsumerCurrents — issue 9

The articles in this issue discuss topics including India’s growing middle class, illicit trade, the new revenue recognition reporting standard, and the adoption of mobile e-commerce.
Modified date: 2013/05/27
Business and industry issue
 

Measuring Up: Improving Sustainability in Consumer Markets

Measuring Up explores the global trends shaping the future of sustainability reporting for consumer markets companies and managing risk, laws and regulations.
Modified date: 2012/01/13
Business and industry issue
 

Consumer industry moves to make sustainability reporting more measurable, finds KPMG study

Consumer companies seek best practices to quantify sustainability reporting.
Modified date: 2011/06/24
Press release