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Retail, Wholesale & Distribution

Overview

They want it now

As consumers demand more value, better service and greater convenience, the entire supply chain must react. A blurring of the lines between manufacturer, wholesaler, distributor and retailer has created a great opportunity for you to optimize relationships with all your suppliers and vendors. The bottom line? Timely new products, streamlined operations — and greater profits for all.

Deloitte’s experience across all segments of the retail/wholesale/distribution industry means we understand the issues that impact your business daily. We provide solutions to challenges including food safety, customer loyalty, franchising trends and changes in consumer taste. Our professionals have the insights — and access to global learning — that will help maximize profitability by meeting new customer and consumer demands.

Our integrated teams specialize in supply chain management, operational improvement and technology — things that will have a rapid impact on your organization’s efficiency and productivity. We also deliver advisory services, including mergers and acquisitions, capitalization strategies and market valuations to improve your financial performance.

Our services for retailers, wholesalers and distributors include:

  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Restructurings and turnarounds
  • Growth and channel strategy
  • Trade promotion management and control
  • Customer relationship management
  • Supply chain planning and optimization
  • Store operations
  • Logistics and warehousing management
  • Integrated cost reduction
  • Sourcing and procurement
  • Corporate performance management
  • Security and fraud protection
  • Information technology integration
  • ERP and software implementation
  • Outsourcing advisory
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