Consumer Products

CIO Services Group has resources that understand the product value proposition for the consumer products sector. With experience in production, distribution, marketing and sales, our resources will raise your IT performance to boost the business and reduce the overhead.Sales Planning

  • Marketing analysis
  • Sales Data Warehouse
  • Business Intelligence
  • Pricing
  • Mobile Access
  • Distributor management
  • Global sales
Consumer products
Situation Solution

GLOBAL MEDICAL DEVICE MANUFACTURER with high levels of field inventory and a need to improve service levels at hospitals. 

Reengineered the sales process by collaborating with sales, logistics and marketing to introduce handhelds, a portal, CRM and other tools to manage orders, inventory, pricing and selling materials. Improved service levels 12% and inventory turns 20% in a rapidly growing business.
Reengineered sales process by introducing handhelds to manage orders, record inventory movements and communicate pricing . Implemented sales force portal providing product and competitive data, literature, email and sales reporting. Added tools to track Residents, conduct etraining, track instruments and optimize inventory.  Advanced decision support reporting and analytics by consolidating global sales and inventory in an Oracle data warehouse.

Other Accomplishments

Introduced field sales computing, fact based selling/category management tools and a data warehouse of customer sales movement to improve sales effectiveness in an organization with fewer resources and increasing customer demands. Team was selected by major customers to manage the category in stores. Improved forecast accuracy 40% by establishing a focused organization and a collaborative process. 
Reduced order cycle time two days by implementing vendor managed inventory, EDI, cross-docking and an automated receiving, picking and assembly process. Implemented SAP for Order Mgmt.