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While many in the Consumer & Industrial Products (C&IP) industry are still "dabbling" in analytics, "doers" are speeding ahead, powered by advanced analytics, IoT, and cognitive technologies. They can influence buying decisions at every stage of the process, from identifying trends in real time to inform product portfolios, to creating highly personalized marketing campaigns, to knowing where and when to stock high–demand products.
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|Consumer Products Industry Outlook 2017
Our latest consumer products industry overview provides a closer look at the trends that are disrupting the industry and changing the way they go to market.
|'Click and connect' with consumer products consumers
Effective digital marketing reaches beyond shifting ad dollars and measuring page views. Find out how to effectively reach consumers using targeted content in both digital and traditional delivery channels.
|Cyber risk in consumer business
As businesses use emerging technologies to redefine the customer experience, they find that these technologies also create perils—especially around cyber risk. From customer trust to intellectual property, consumer businesses discuss the six main cyber risk challenges they face today.
|Securing the future of mobility: Addressing cyber risk in self–driving cars and beyond
The promise of connected and self–driving cars: a future with no road accidents. But making the new mobility ecosystem secure and resilient means tackling an ever–expanding range of cybersecurity issues, as innovations expose automakers, providers, and passengers to potential data breaches and worse.
|Priming the wholesale distribution revenue engine
The wholesale distribution industry is facing serious and evolving profitability challenges. In addition to continued gross margin compression, Deloitte analysis shows that decelerating revenue growth has led to a flattening of sales and administrative expense productivity. Together these dynamics are pressuring bottom line profits as never before.
|Instant detection: Solving customer service issues in minutes
With advanced analytic and visualization capabilities in place, a global consumer products company was able to identify the root cause of customer service issues in a matter of minutes.
|Understanding the digital thread
We are in the midst of a new industrial revolution—one that is built around the fusion of cyber/digital and physical systems. History shows that those who seize the opportunities it offers—and not the ones who worry about the change it brings—stand to gain the most.
|Industry 4.0 and distribution centers
Warehouse–based stockpiling of inventory has been transforming into high–velocity distribution centers, which are increasingly considered strategic to providing competitive advantage. Industry 4.0 can aid the distribution center’s evolution, enabling adaptable, automated systems that can work with humans.
|3D opportunity for life: Additive manufacturing takes humanitarian action
As the need for post–crisis humanitarian aid increases, additive manufacturing (AM) can have a profound impact on aid efforts. While it can start by addressing the single largest challenge in relief work—getting the aid on site—AM also has the potential to drive a new, sustainable approach to aid.
|Industry 4.0 and manufacturing ecosystems
The marriage of advanced manufacturing techniques with information technology, data, and analytics is driving another industrial revolution—one that invites manufacturing leaders to combine information technology and operations technology to create value in new and different ways.
|Cyber risk in advanced manufacturing
Led by Deloitte's Center for Industry Insights, the study is informed by 35 executive interviews and 225 survey responses collected in collaboration with Forbes Insights. The study examines six emerging themes and offers manufacturers insights into what they should do to be secure, vigilant, and resilient in addressing cyber risk.
|Retail, wholesale, and distribution industry outlook 2017
Is disruption the new normal? By enabling technology, reinventing brands, and exploring new business models, companies in the retail, wholesale, and distribution industry can prepare themselves for a range of probabilities.
|Five ways to harness the power of product–safety and recall analytics
How can you more effectively manage data and stay out in front of safety recalls? By taking these five tips to heart.
Vitamin D: Deloitte’s Analytics Blog
Read some of the latest analytics blogs. Vitamin D delivers bold, real-world strategies and inspiring success stories to help organizations gain the insight-driven advantage and achieve better outcomes
- A case for proactive pricing
Fierce competition, volatility in commodity prices, and ever–demanding requirements from retailers were among the challenges facing a multinational food and beverage company seeking to overhaul its pricing capability. Deloitte helped the company develop and implement an enterprise–wide strategic pricing framework designed to bolster the value and impact of product pricing for the company and its key partners—the retailers. The framework is on course to deliver incremental annual revenue and profit of 1.5 percent and 3 percent, respectively.
- Changing course
A Caribbean based food & beverage company turns to Deloitte to glean analytics–driven insights from the company's operational and sales data.
Solutions for C&IP
- Deloitte Analytics solutions
We provide our clients with business-ready innovations in analytics that are difficult to match. We are at the forefront continuously developing new science-led, issue-driven analytics solutions to meet our client’s challenges. Our suite of analytics solutions can help deliver an insight-driven advantage today.
- Time by design
Deloitte’s Time by Design solution helps executives prioritize and target areas that hinder performance. We provide proprietary algorithms, analytics know-how, and the technology often needed to identify specific ways to improve performance across complex value chains. We also provide the predictive capability needed to answer tough questions.
Polaris, a pricing analytics solution available either on-site or by online subscription, helps businesses in targeted sectors drive high-value pricing performance. Polaris combines proprietary algorithms, sector-specific data models, and predictive analytics to harness the power of information for helping companies make smarter, faster decisions that bring innovation to pricing.
Early adopters speak out on cognitive and AI
What do the most aggressive adopters of AI and cognitive technologies report based on their efforts to date? On everything from the impact on jobs to their specific goals and exactly which technologies they're using and much more, 250 leaders shared their views on this important business development just as it takes hold in the broader business world.