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McKinsey on Consumer and Retail Podcast: Insights from experts on business and management

McKinsey experts discuss the latest trends and the most pressing challenges for leaders in the retail and consumer-goods industries. Hear about the immediate and longer-term moves that matter most for business success. Topics covered include strategy, technology, marketing, operations, and organization.

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Gen Z and the Latin American consumer today

– Our research shows that Generation Z is more pragmatic than millennials, and that Latin American consumers aren’t as optimistic as they used to be.

Holiday shopping in 2020

– Consumers, longing for normalcy and eager for something to celebrate, plan to spend money during the holidays—but differently from the way they have in the past.

What’s ahead for US restaurants

– With indoor dining severely constrained, restaurant operators need to find creative ways to “unbundle” the dining experience and build customer loyalty.

The path forward for the US retail industry

– What will it take for US retailers to succeed post-COVID-19? Three McKinsey partners offer their views.

How Gen Z and millennials are shaping the future of US retail

– America’s youngest consumers are upending companies’ expectations. Here’s what retailers and brands can do about it.

The Chinese consumer: Resilient and confident

– In this podcast, two China-based McKinsey partners impart advice on how companies can succeed in China’s fast-recovering consumer market.

Reinvigorating growth in the consumer-goods industry

– In this episode of the McKinsey on Consumer and Retail podcast, three senior partners discuss the changes that will fuel the next generation of growth for consumer-packaged-goods companies.

What matters now in the consumer sector

– Sajal Kohli, who leads McKinsey’s work in the consumer sector globally, discusses the actions that retailers and consumer-goods companies can take to thrive in the next normal.

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