Burt P. Flickinger III and Strategic Resource Group (SRG) have the best in-depth industry knowledge and historical data. From SRG’s and Burt's world-renowned knowledge and abilities, SRG has helped make a private equity firm more than $300 million in one year on Whole Foods. Casey’s/CASY shareholders made a 400+% return on CASY stock after SRG’s worldwide analytics helped defend Casey’s from a hostile takeover.

SRG works with investment firms to help companies optimize potential by providing strategic and operational insight to maximize investment results. We also provide strategic due diligence, capable of delivering unparalleled insights into all channels of retail and distribution.

Our most valuable asset is our reputation for extreme attention to detail. SRG's reliability, timeliness, and accuracy of information and insights drive profitable sales and market share.

Strategic Guidance

Strategic Resource Group has the deep experience to provide purchasers of strategic assets with the detailed diligence necessary to identify the hidden value that accompany any given target, as well as any potential risks.


We have worked on major Merger & Acquisition transactions, and have been involved in the entire M&A life cycle: from targeting through the full integration process. It is from this experience that we have developed a disciplined set of processes and procedures that are vital to achieving M&A success.


We treat these processes in a systematic manner, pursuing a deal only when the expected returns exceed industry norms. 

Due Diligence Support

Whether you are looking to better understand a market, category, company, or Consumer, Strategic Resource Group remains the “Gold Standard” of the industry for its research. For example, your firm can prioritize competitive intelligence to stay ahead of the competition. SRG has performed analyses for numerous companies in the industries we serve.


We provide objective analyses and insight that combine our world-acclaimed knowledge, research, and abilities to the benefit of your investment, such as:

  • Insight into cutting-edge industry and competitive practices.

  • Understanding future competitive and Consumer market trends and forces.

  • Achieving maximum Return on Invested Capital (ROIC) on your advertising, promotional, marketing, media buying, or other investment spend.

  • Anticipating and preparing for competitive threats.