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Chemical capital efficiency: success despite the crisis

Arthur D. Little reviews the performance of leading global chemicals players to identify competitive advantage in the crisis

In its recent study, "Capital efficient chemical companies," global management consultancy Arthur D. Little (ADL) analyses the capital strategies of the world's top 70 chemicals players, and finds that those firms that were able to manage their CAPEX during last decade's economic boom are...
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Making microinsurance sustainable and profitable

New report from Arthur D. Little urges financial services companies to consider why now is the time to move into the low-income insurance market 

As the world grapples with global economic recession, no one is left more vulnerable to unexpected accident, illness or disaster than the four billion people living on less than $2 per day. According to a new report released today by global management consultancy Arthur D. Little, offering...
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Financial services

Arthur D. Little & Dubai Internet City urge MENA telecoms operators to...

Report reveals operators could gain competitive advantage by addressing carbon emissions

Telecom operators in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) have yet to fully realise how energy and carbon management will impact their future growth, according to a report released today by global management consultancy Arthur D. Little and Dubai Internet City, the region’s largest managed ICT...
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Telecommunications, Information technology, Media & Electronics (TIME)

Arthur D. Little: Avoiding post-merger innovation-lag

New report urges businesses to consider R&D integration in the earliest stages of M&A activity

With the financial downturn fuelling a predicted increase in merger and acquisition (M&A) activity in 2010, a new study by management consultancy Arthur D. Little warns that without strategic forward planning, R&D functions will suffer; risking delayed time-to-market for new products, and...
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Technology & innovation management

Arthur D. Little: Nokia named winning emerging market player

Arthur D. Little 2009 BRIC Award celebrates Nokia’s strategy for BRIC market success

Today global management consultancy Arthur D. Little announced that Nokia is the recipient of its first annual BRIC Award for outstanding success in the emerging markets. Announced at GSMA’s 2009 Mobile Asia Congress, the award recognises the company with the most successful strategy for BRIC...
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„Innovate Your Company“

Arthur D. Little CEO identifies trends for competitive advantage in new book, Innovate Your Company

Global management consultancy Arthur D. Little has announced the publication of Innovate Your Company, a book written by its CEO Dr. Michael Träm that examines the challenges facing the modern corporation and provides insights into how companies can remain innovative and competitive both now and in...
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Arthur D. Little: Time for change – new asset management practices needed at...

New report reveals oil companies need practical measures to deal with the complex changes in delivering reserves replacement

A new report by Arthur D. Little urges international oil companies (IOCs) to rethink traditional models of asset management and consider moving towards a more integrated and cross-asset view in order to ensure long-term success in a changing marketplace. In “Time for Change – Oil Company Asset...
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Utilities & alternative energy

ECPI and Arthur D. Little launch global carbon equity index

Index highlights companies best-equipped to prosper in tougher climate legislation environment

ECPI, the leading sustainability research and ESG index construction company, has announced the launch of its global carbon equity index. Developed in partnership with global management consultancy Arthur D. Little, the new Index will be part of ECPI’s thematic index family and will allow...
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Arthur D. Little: Cost reduction in the telecom industry

Report warns: operators must act to escape from the low-profit spiral

The European telecoms industry is at risk of becoming a low profit business. The new study "Cost Reduction in the Telecom Industry" from the management consultancy Arthur D. Little warns that cost management must become an even stronger focus for wireless and wireline operators....
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Telecommunications, Information technology, Media & Electronics (TIME)

Arthur D. Little: Transforming public R&D for a post-recession world

New report warns research and technology institutes to collaborate and modernise in order to meet challenges of globalisation and a resource-...

Traditional state-run research and technology institutes (RTIs) face significant challenges and in some cases extinction, warns a new report from management consultancy Arthur D. Little.  With the global recession signalling cuts in state funding, more demanding industry customers and...
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