Compound Growth at MilliporeSigma
When 350-year-old Merck decided to have its EMD Millipore division acquire Sigma-Aldrich in 2015 for $17 billion, some observers were skeptical. Four years later, many of the same people are calling it a success. McKinsey spoke with MilliporeSigma CEO Udit Batra about the deal and its challenges.
Webcast: Analytics-to-Value – The next level of product cost optimization in Automotive Procurement and R&D
Please join us to discuss how Analytics-to-Value is taking product cost optimization to the next level, and how it is already helping OEMs and suppliers today. Sign up for our webcast on Friday, July 5, 2019 from 5:00-6:00pm CET.
McKinsey's Global Economic Intelligence Report, May 2019
The global economy appears to have entered a moderating phase, as indicated by the global purchasing managers index for manufacturing, which shows little-to-no expected growth. However, global commodity prices are lower and energy prices, while volatile, have also declined recently.
Recharging Economies: The EV-Battery Manufacturing Outlook for Europe
Europe will run out of EV battery-making capacity just as an anticipated flood of demand for the vehicles hits. Given the long lead-times involved in establishing battery manufacturing plants, companies need to start planning now to plug this gap.
A New Look at Autonomous-Vehicle Infrastructure
The autonomous vehicle industry is approaching a crossroads where decisions regarding AV infrastructure will begin to play an outsized role. Learn why the decisions cities and other AV stakeholders will soon make regarding this infrastructure could either ease or complicate the rollout of shared autonomous mobility.
Bubbles Pop, Downturns Stop
McKinsey research has identified a group of companies that tend to thrive during downturns. These “resilients” delivered total returns to shareholders growth structurally higher than their sector median performance. Learn three things resilients do to outperform.
What Every CEO Needs to Know About “Superstar” Companies
Superstar companies do exist, and how you play and where you play matters. The McKinsey Global Institute offers a comprehensive review of the phenomenon, which suggests a superstar ecosystem is emerging.
Getting Beyond Gridlock in Cities
Is more city gridlock inevitable as more people move into urban areas? While prospects seem challenging, a variety of technologies could soon open up some breathing space in cities worldwide. Two McKinsey experts offer their views on handling gridlock.
Webcast: An Integrated Perspective on the Future of Mobility
Will the future of mobility look like current business as usual or follow a more seamless vision? Find out by participating in an upcoming webcast, “An integrated Perspective on the future of mobility” on Thursday, June 6, 2019 at 5:00 pm CET.