Industry 4.0

September 2015
Industry 4.0 will help people remain in or return to the workforce. More jobs will be gained than lost, but workers will require significantly different skills.
September 2015
The use of advanced industrial robots is nearing takeoff, producing lower labor costs, boosting productivity, and changing the competitiveness of major manufacturing economies.
April 2015
Industry 4.0 will make production systems up to 30 percent faster and 25 percent more efficient and elevate mass customization to new levels.


September 2015
Internet natives pioneered the use of self-tuning algorithms, but the lessons are relevant for a broad array of companies trying to keep up with unpredictable markets.
April 2015
In this new era of drastic change, nothing is sacred. It's a mistake for companies to cling to their so-called corporate DNA if they want to endure.
June 2015
In a live chat on LinkedIn, BCG’s Martin Reeves, a senior partner and director of the Bruce Henderson Institute, shared his take on strategy today.
Travel & Tourism
October 2015
Companies employing revenue management have experienced revenue increases of up to 10 percent. But individual companies vary widely in their performance.
April 2014
Some companies generate up to 60 percent of revenues from loyalty program members. Clearly, boosting the “loyalty margin” can have a dramatic impact on sales and profits.
Marketing & Sales
The Auto Industry
Sustainable Development
September 2015
The 17 sustainable-development goals expected to gain UN approval will create major implementation challenges for government leaders around the world.
May 2015
BCG’s Sustainable Economic Development Assessment evaluates how effectively countries convert wealth into well-being relative to other countries—and raises important questions in the field of development.
May 2015
South Africa’s performance on four critical dimensions—education, health care, employment, and income equality—weighs heavily on the nation's ability to improve economic and social well-being.