The market for retail and consumer goods is undergoing dynamic change. Challenges for retail and consumer product (R&C) companies are many in today's business environment as a confluence of market forces have created an extremely challenging climate. R&C sector companies are constrained in their ability to grow and maintain profit margins as a result of a deflationary operating environment, market saturation, slowing population growth, and more discerning but less loyal consumers.
Most retail segments have seen a significant decline in sales. Consumers are holding off on their purchases or are choosing cheaper alternatives. Price promotions are becoming more frequent.
PwC helps retail and consumer goods companies to identify the important developments that influence the retail and consumer goods market and to make the right decisions to remain successful in the marketplace.
As the number one professional services company, we have the proven industry expertise and customised services to support retailers and consumer goods manufacturers. We give you access to industry-leading know-how and established good practice networks on a regional, national, European and global level. We help you to: