The consumer packaged goods (CPG) industry faces changing consumer demands and constant cost cutting efforts from retailers. CPG manufacturers require an ERP solution with both discrete and process manufacturing software functionality, that is capable of managing the diverse distribution channels associated with servicing retailers and grocery chains.
Consumer Packaged Goods Software Requirements
- Product lifecycle management
- Strong inventory management
- Flexible packaging options
- Lot control and tracking
- Expiration date and shelf life tracking
- Recall management
- Vendor managed inventory
- Promotions and pricing allowances
- EDI transmissions
- Bar-coding and RFID
Our consultants are aware of the potential pitfalls of ERP selection projects and can help hedge against project cost overruns, software that is misaligned with business needs, and lack of return on investment. Panorama’s team has industry-specific expertise that helps achieve measurable business improvements.