• Bain study on the service business for industrial companies: Potential in the service business

    May 26, 2014 | Industrial Goods and Services | Press release

    Even so, considering the full potential of their installed base, industrial companies typically reach only 10% to 25% of potential revenue – and many companies don’t even know where they stand with their service potential. This shows our study “Service now!

  • Change in management at Bain & Company: Walter Sinn new Managing Director for Germany

    April 30, 2014 | Press release

    Walter Sinn, Leiter der Praxisgruppe Banking im deutschsprachigen Raum, übernimmt am 1. Juni 2014 als Managing Director die Verantwortung für Bain & Company in Deutschland. Er löst Rolf-Magnus Weddigen ab, der dieses Amt fünf Jahre innehatte.

  • Lens on the worldwide luxury consumer

    March 26, 2014 | Retail | Press release

    The number of luxury consumers worldwide has more than tripled over the past twenty years, from roughly 90 million consumers in 1995 to 330 million at the end of 2013, this according to a study of 10,000 luxury consumers conducted by Bain & Company.

  • Helping businesses become more energy efficient

    March 07, 2014 | Industrial Goods and Services | Press release

    With so many businesses looking for ways to reduce their energy consumption—because of cost, environmental concerns or the need to comply with regulations— the opportunities to build businesses that deliver on those needs are large and growing.

  • The renaissance in mergers and acquisitions: M&A creates the most value when it’s frequent and material over time

    February 04, 2014 | Press release

    New 11-Year global study of 18,000 deals involving more than 1,600 companies finds that playing big in M&A generates the greatest shareholder returns. M&A creates the most value when it’s frequent and material over time; this according to a new, far-reaching Bain report.

  • Bain & Company continues its growth and strengthens partner group

    January 24, 2014 | Press release

    Bain & Company strengthens its worldwide partner group with the promotion of 32 business consultants. This reflects the continued strong growth of the international management consulting firm.

  • Use of smartphones and tablet PCs explodes

    January 21, 2014 | Media | Press release

    In the course of the growing popularity of smartphones and tablet PCs, digital media consumers worldwide increasingly move from buying to leasing models as well as other forms of use for videos, games, music and literature.

  • Hidden treasure: Why energy efficiency deserves a second look

    January 08, 2014 | Industrial Goods and Services | Press release

    A few years ago, energy efficiency was still considered to be a topic of interest primarily to plant managers and technical staff. It has now become a CEO task.

  • Customer Loyalty in Retail Banking: Global Edition 2013

    January 02, 2014 | Financial Services | Press release

    Weltweit entwickeln sich Online- und zunehmend auch Mobile-Banking neben dem Filialgeschäft zu tragenden Säulen des Privatkundengeschäfts. In Deutschland erledigen bereits 80 Prozent der Kunden Bankgeschäfte im Internet und immer mehr nutzen hierfür mobile Endgeräte.

  • Luxury Goods Worldwide Market Study 2013

    December 20, 2013 | Retail | Press release

    Overall worldwide, luxury goods spending will grow by two percent to €217 billion at current exchange rates over 2013. Americas surpasses China as luxury goods growth leader propelled by Chinese tourism and new store openings, finds Bain & Company’s 2013 luxury goods worldwide market study.