Monthly Archives: March 2013

Wholesaler & Manufacturer Challenges: Strategic Cost Containment (Part 2)

Cost containment is critical for wholesalers and manufacturers, given the tight margins that most of them work within – not to mention the fact that they often must share profits with retailers. Often, however, they don’t have access to accurate … Continue reading

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Wholesaler & Manufacturer Challenges: Cash, Credit & Capital (Part 1)

In the course of our work with many wholesalers and manufacturers, we hear about the different financial and operational challenges these businesses face. In this new series of articles, we take a close look at both these challenges and the … Continue reading

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The Importance of Disaster Recovery Planning

Every few months, it seems, a major natural disaster strikes somewhere in the world – reminding everyone how vulnerable we can be to the whims of Mother Nature. Most recently, it was super storm Sandy, which paralyzed much of the … Continue reading

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Risk Management: Focus on These Three Areas

Risk is involved in every aspect of life, but business leaders and entrepreneurs usually deal with a higher degree of risk than most people. Starting and managing a business is inherently risky, of course, and most business executives try to … Continue reading

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