Chemicals ConsultingChemicals & Materials

Companies in the dynamic chemicals industry face intense competition and some of the toughest challenges in history. They look to Kline’s experts for solutions in dealing with a wide range of issues including:

  • Anemic growth and economic uncertainty in EU27 countries
  • Slow growth in U.S. markets, but U.S.-based firms well-positioned for profitable growth in local and export markets
  • Two types of economies driving China – richer coastal provinces behaving like developed economies and inland provinces repeating the growth miracle

Consumer ConsultingConsumer Products

Companies in the dynamic consumer products industry face intense competition and unique challenges in the global economy. They look to Kline’s experts for solutions to a wide range of issues including:

  • Different approaches needed in developed and developing markets
  • Adjusting models to overcome cost pressures
  • Adapting rapidly to changing consumer demands
  • Gaining leverage in consolidating retail environments
  • Innovating as product life cycles get shorter
  • Generating growth that’s profitable and sustainable in mature markets

Energy Consulting

Energy/Petroleum

Companies in the dynamic energy industry face a complicated and shifting landscape. They look to Kline’s experts for solutions in dealing with a wide range of issues including:

  • Cost pressures
  • Investment in new technologies
  • Optimizing R&D and innovation efforts
  • Production efficiency
  • Achieving rapid, sustainable, and profitable growth
  • Different approaches needed in developed and developing markets

Healthcare Consulting

Healthcare

Companies in the healthcare industry face obstacles, but can seize on opportunities in this complex and rapidly changing market. They look to Kline’s experts for solutions in dealing with a wide range of issues including:

  • Generating growth that’s profitable and sustainable
  • Adapting business models to rapidly changing market conditions
  • Maintaining profitability against increasing cost pressures
  • Improving operational performance and productivity
  • Developing different growth strategies for developed and developing markets

Food & Nutrition Management ConsultingFood & Nutrition

Kline supports food industry participants with strategic research and analysis for pursuit of opportunities such as entering a new ingredient category, undertaking a bolt-on acquisition, investigating a new processing technology, and more.  They look to Kline’s experts for solutions for consulting projects in areas such as:

  • Opportunities in plant-based alternatives and proteins
  • Expansion of ingredient portfolio for healthier foods
  • Increasing use of nutritional ingredients for convenience foods
  • Understanding new consumer segmentation models
  • Researching new developments in storage and packaging
  • Competitive analysis of specific food processing technologies/capabilities
  • M&A to diversify and expand globally
  • Strategies needed in developed and developing markets