Winners of UVM's Family Business Case Competition 2019

Winners of UVM’s Family Business Case Competition 2019

The world's only case competition focused exclusively on family business, the sixth FECC (Family Enterprise Case Competition) returned to its home earlier this month,...
Top Ten Agribusiness Companies in the World

Top Ten Agribusiness Companies in the World

The exponential growth of the world's population correlates to a stark rise in the demand for food production and an unprecedented opportunity for agribusiness...
Inspiring Family Business Quotes from 2018

Inspiring Family Business Quotes from 2018

As 2019 approaches, we reflect on a year of inspiring conversations with business leaders and experts from all over the world. Here are some...
Credit Suisse

Family Businesses Outperform Other Companies – The CS Family 1000 Report

The Credit Suisse Research Institute recently released its second annual “CS Family 1000” report, based on a global database of almost 1000 family-owned businesses. The report’s...
Royal Caribbean

Top Ten Hotel Chains in the World

The hospitality industry has enjoyed significant growth in recent years. Bolstered by a strong economy, travel and tourism, in particular, are benefiting from a...
Celebrating Scotland’s Finest Family Firms

Celebrating Scotland’s Finest Family Firms

Family Business United (FBU) Scotland is the leading organisation championing the family business sector in Scotland with over 50 family business members, including Walkers Shortbread,...
Top 10 Supermarket Chains

Top Ten Supermarket Chains in the World

Benefitting from a strengthening economy, supermarkets have enjoyed steady growth over the past five years. The increase in disposable income globally has shifted many...

Top Ten Construction Companies in the World

While performance indicators vary from region to region, as a whole, construction is thriving. Collectively, the global construction industry did $11.4 trillion worth of business...
Top Ten Apparel Companies in the World

Top Ten Apparel Companies in the World

Innovations in textile manufacturing were the driving force behind the Industrial Revolution. Cottage-level production became irrelevant, utilitarianism was superseded by uniformity and the apparel...
When Succession Goes Awry – Four Famous Examples of Failure

When Succession Goes Awry – Four Famous Examples of Failure

Whether it’s due to a lack of planning, an unwillingness of the founding generation to hand over power and decision-making, or a next generation...