Tag Archives: Growth

BCG’s INVERTO announces new Managing Director and plans to accelerate UK growth

INVERTO, Boston Consulting Group’s procurement focused subsidiary, is expanding its UK presence as companies continue to manage growth, economic uncertainty and supply chain disruption LONDON, 8 March – INVERTO, one of Europe’s leading procurement and supply chain management consultancies, and a subsidiary of Boston Consulting Group (BCG), is announcing UK expansion plans to help companies… Read More »

Medical News Today: Colorectal cancer: Scientists halt growth with cannabinoid compounds

Scientists have identified several cannabinoid compounds that could potentially treat colorectal cancer. Cannabis compounds may help in the fight against colorectal cancer. A team at Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine in Hershey tested hundreds of cannabinoids on various types of human colorectal cancer cells in the laboratory. Of these, 10 synthetic cannabinoids showed the… Read More »

Higher Medicare enrollment underpins profit growth at UnitedHealth

A bustling Medicare business, coupled with smaller improvements in its employer and individual insurance units, helped drive double-digit profit growth at UnitedHealth Group. Revenue at the Minnetonka, Minn.-based insurer — which controls the United Healthcare and Optum brands — grew 12 percent to $ 226.2 billion in 2018. Net income at the largest U.S. coverage… Read More »