This Week in Consulting

Friday, November 3rd, 2017

How Amazon is Assembling the future of grocery


“As the first price cuts at Whole Foods under Amazon ownership take place, many are asking how Amazon can be confident it can cut prices and “make the numbers add up” in food retail? “

This Week’s Must Read comes from an insight piece from Oliver Wyman, in which the consultants describe how the upcoming revolution could turn groceries from a business that delivers a good – food – to a service that helps customers plan and manage their food needs.

Read the full article “How Amazon is Assembling the future of grocery”.

Receive "This Week in
Consulting" in your

Please complete this form to create an account, receive email updates and much more.




*Required Fields

Note: It is our responsibility to protect your privacy and we guarantee that your email address will be completely confidential.



  • Consulting 2017 Who is Disrupting Who?: Ten key lessons from the 2017 MCA Consultancy Buyers Forum conference discussing how both Consultants and Clients are being disrupted. | Mick James, CBF
  • Deloitte Consulting to Credit R.I. $58.6 Million for New Software Problems: The latest credit follows a disclosure made by Deloitte of a new system error in its so-called “RI Bridges” software system, which resulted in the discovery of thousands of unprocessed applications, according to the state Department of Human Services | Tom Mooney, Providence Journal
  • Appalling Audit Quality Could Lead To Next Enron: ASIC chief says inspections have found appalling results. The quality of Australian corporate audits is appalling and getting worse, potentially leading to an Enron-style corporate collapse, according to corporate regulator Greg Medcraft. | E. Tadros, Australian Financial Review
  • Managing the Managers: The Rise of the Business ‘Philosopher-kings: Are the new ideas and approaches pioneered by management consultants worth their fees? What accounts for why companies like McKinsey gained such a foothold in the economy? | Tim Harford, BBC World Service


Consulting Quest has launched Jobsulting, the only management Consulting-focused global recruiting platform that partners with consulting firms to link their demands to the right consulting candidates. Register on the platform today and enjoy free posting for one year.


Interested in Submitting?

If you are interested in submitting an article, an event or an ad, contact us at


Our Paris Digital Workshop:
How to Create Value Through A Digital Transformation?
will be held on Nov 30th 2017.

Join us and executives from BNP, Carlson, RATP, Solvay, Thales, …. !





  • Credere Group is looking for a Change Management Consultants, who will serve as a Project/Program Leader for large transformational projects. The ideal consultant for this position will thrive in leading large, cross-functional projects in a fast-paced environment, where they have direct influence Learn More
  • Extropy Advisors is looking for a candidate who is passionate about learning new technologies, making sense of data and collaborating with different stakeholders across organizations. Strong analytical and team collaboration skills. And a deep desire to continuously grow and improve. Learn More
About Consulting Quest
Consulting Quest is a global, performance-driven consulting platform founded in 2014 by former members of top 10 consulting firms with the objective of reinventing consultancy performance. With a worldwide presence and a range of proprietary performance measurement tools, we help companies navigate the consulting maze. We work with Consulting Clients to increase their performance through consulting and Consulting Providers to help them acquire new clients and to improve their performance.
[et_social_follow icon_style=”slide” icon_shape=”circle” icons_location=”top” col_number=”auto” total=”true” outer_color=”dark”]
CEO and Co-Founder at | Author\'s website

Hélène Laffitte is the CEO of Consulting Quest, a Global Performance-Driven Consulting Platform and author of “Smart Consulting Sourcing”, a step by step guide to getting the best ROI from your consulting. With a blend of experience in Procurement and Consulting, Hélène is passionate about helping Companies create more value through Consulting.