ACCUR on L’Oréal’s CEO Search in Women’s Wear Daily
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ACCUR on L’Oréal’s CEO Search in Women’s Wear Daily

ACCUR Recruiting Services’ CEO Edouard Thoumyre was asked to comment on the pending change in L’Oréal’s top management in a new article for Women’s Wear Daily. The storied, 100-year-old cosmetics…

Customs in Working Hours Around the World
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Customs in Working Hours Around the World

“If you’re not planning to work on Saturday, don’t even bother coming in one Sunday,” is an old saying that is sometimes attributed to legendary workaholic Walt Disney. The subject…

Why French Tech is Having a Moment
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Why French Tech is Having a Moment

French Tech is having a moment. While Britain has often dominated the discussion of tech startups in Europe, because of Brexit and other economic pressures, France is making a strong…

Beverage Industry Quenches a Thirst for Healthy Alcohol Alternatives
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Beverage Industry Quenches a Thirst for Healthy Alcohol Alternatives

For a long time non-drinkers have suffered from a lack of choice when they are dining out or find themselves in other social situations. Would they like water, soda or…

How Luxury Watch & Fine Jewelry Companies are Courting Younger Consumers
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How Luxury Watch & Fine Jewelry Companies are Courting Younger Consumers

While recruiting executives for high-end jewelry and watch companies, we know that the sales process for these companies is very specific and time-tested. Sales executives tap into well-established points of…

5 Trends Shaping the Beer, Wine & Spirits Industry in 2019
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5 Trends Shaping the Beer, Wine & Spirits Industry in 2019

We recently looked at the unique characteristics of the American beverage trade, including the “three tier system” for alcohol. With alcohol regulation rooted in the nineteenth century and a vast…

Cultural Differences Matter: The Art of Making a Successful Cross-Cultural Hire  
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Cultural Differences Matter: The Art of Making a Successful Cross-Cultural Hire  

A question that we’re faced with frequently is how should a European company, be it in luxury goods, consumer goods or any other retail categories, approach critical American hires? “Culture”…