Change doesn’t disrupt asset-heavy industries: It slowly erodes value instead. Accenture researchers explain how this “big squeeze” reduces earnings and can suffocate a company’s core business. If you operate in the telecommunications, utilities, energy, materials, automotive or industrials sectors, don’t bypass this eye-opening article.
In this summary, you will learn
- What force threatens six asset-intense industries, and
- How firms can combat “industry compression” – the “big squeeze” that reduces earnings and can end your core business.
About the Authors
Omar Abbosh is chief strategy officer for Accenture. Paul Nunes is global managing director of thought leadership for Accenture Research, where Vedrana Savic is director of thought leadership and Michael Moore is a senior research fellow.