The Losing Side of Disruption

The apparel based retailer sector has recently seen a considerable amount of restructuring activity as multiple waves of disruption have pressured the business models of legacy retailers.  Declining foot traffic at malls has been a significant headwind, as retailers...

The Siren Song of M&A

“Strategy is a commodity, execution is an art.” –        Peter Drucker The past few months have not been kind to M&A driven growth strategies.  Pharmaceutical giant Pfizer, citing changes in U.S. Treasury Department guidance on tax inversions, has backed...