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Does the government have the political will to change...

The UK government’s first annual energy statement recently acknowledged the ongoing need to realign UK energy policy in order to implement an...

Central to the government’s target of reducing greenhouse gas emissions by 34 per cent below their 1990 levels by 2020 are the increase in the proportion of electricity generated from renewable sources, and energy efficiency measures. In Realigning UK energy policy, Arthur D. Little analyses how...
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Utilities & alternative energy

Arthur D. Little and Volvo Group bring new thinking to CIOs

Transforming information technology (IT) assets into competitive weapons

 There is no avoiding the fact that IT has a high impact on business operations – however, few companies put IT on the executive agenda.  According to a joint report from global management consultancy Arthur D. Little and vehicle manufacturing giant Volvo Group, executives must rethink...
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Technology & innovation management

Arthur D. Little – Car manufacturers losing millions of...

Study urges OEMs to take a more aggressive approach to insurance to protect profit margins

One of the largest profit generators for car manufacturers remains parts and service. However, low-cost repair shop networks have increasingly become preferred suppliers to car insurers looking to keep costs down. Despite an increased push by automotive OEMs to bring their own label insurance...
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Automotive

Mobile operators must establish network sharing...

The time is right for mobile network operators to seek partners for strategic cooperation on radio access networks, according to the latest report from Arthur D. Little, “The New Reality of Network Cooperation”.  However, operators must act now, because those who move quickly will narrow...
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Telecommunications, Information technology, Media & Electronics (TIME)

Arthur D. Little awarded Strategy Advisory Firm of the Year

Arthur D. Little (ADL) - the global management consultancy linking strategy, technology and innovation - has been honoured in the Intercontinental Finance Global Awards as Strategy Advisory Firm of the Year. The 2010 global awards have been presented to firms that have had the greatest impact on...
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Strategy

Arthur D. Little produces systematic approach for managing...

Information and communication technologies (ICT) continue to drive innovation across industry sectors, whether replacing established technologies or enhancing the functionality of existing products.  Managing Technological Discontinuities, the latest report from innovation consultancy Arthur D...
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Technology & innovation management

mHealth could be the next killer app in the mobile industry...

Advances in mobile technology have the potential to transform the way health care is delivered in both emerging and developed markets, with revenue potential reaching ten billion dollars within five years. While expanding into mHealth can create significant value and new growth opportunities for...
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Technology & innovation management

Arthur D. Little celebrates 125 years at the forefront of...

World's first management consultancy helps business embrace the new normal

Arthur D. Little, the world's first management consultancy, marks its 125th anniversary with the launch of an interactive microsite – 125years.adl.com – that celebrates the company's history while highlighting its most recent research and thinking around the future of innovation management....
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Focus on new business areas to dramatically increase in...

Understanding what customers want remains top innovation management priority

Arthur D. Little has conducted a global survey of CIOs and CTOs1 to gauge their views on emerging trends over the next ten years in the area of innovation management.  Key findings are listed in this piece:Share of products/services in new business areas expected to double from 20% in 2010 to...
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New study quantifies the impact of broadband speed on GDP

Doubling the broadband speed for an economy increases GDP by 0.3 per cent.

Research conducted by Ericsson, Arthur D. Little and Chalmers University of Technology confirms that increased broadband speed contributes significantly to economic growth. Positive effects come from automated and simplified processes, increased productivity as well as better access to basic...
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Technology & innovation management