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Uncommon Sense: India's Slow and Steady Plan for Growth

Any multinational looking for solid growth should be taking a hard look at India. In 2015, India’s economy will grow faster than China’s for the first time in 16 years. In fact, the IMF forecasts India’s GDP growth to expand by 7.5% this year and next.

How Collaboration Drives Innovation Success

Two out of every three front-line CPG professionals rank collaboration as one of the top five most critical factors to innovation success, yet the majority of companies still struggle to collaborate effectively. Why, and how important is collaboration really? The results of a recent study might...

Uncommon Sense: Where America Is Moving

Nearly half of all American households plan to move at some point in the future. And because how many Americans move, and how they make their moving choices, is of enormous importance to the U.S. economy, it’s important to understand where future home and community demand is headed.

Russian Consumers Brace for Austerity

The question that marketers and retailers in Russia need to answer is: How do I win with the new Russian consumer who suddenly has far less disposable income than a year ago? Winning today will definitely be difficult, given the environment, which means that assortment and price are more important...