Retail, distribution, manufacturing and the supply chain which links them together have seen recent significant change. New sales channels and the continuing drive for globalization have placed increasing pressure on the consumer goods industry.

It is important for manufacturers and distributors to help streamline the supply chain, provide sales representatives with crucial customer information needed to increase sales, and equip drivers and merchandisers with tools to improve their productivity through real-time data communications.

Source International Corp. offers solutions worked out especially for Consumer Goods Industry. Benefits of implementation of our solutions:

Cost savings:

  • Reduce expenses through low operating costs, faster settlements, and shorter cycles of data collection processes and simplify personnel management.
  • Effective project management - precise planing and conduction of supplies and operation schedules, current monitoring of cost in comparison with budget and fast reaction on variable conditions. It allows avoiding most frequent problems which could have negative influence on enterprise and its employees.

Revenue increase:

  • Stimulation of process management - smooth process integration realized by automotive institutions will cause fast and effective operation and work organization improvement.
  • The use of future opportunities today - suggested by Source International Corp. solutions for financial and insurance institutions integrates advanced technologies within one system.

Strategy optimization:

  • Optimization of administrative, financial and purchasing processes.
  • Improve and increase range of cooperation between companies from consumer goods sector - integration of realized processes.
  • Access to information - provides simple fast access to necessary data when making a decision. It also makes it easier and faster to get an information wanted at level of planning and control of resources, expenses and services.

Key products for consumer products industry:

  • Business Intelligence (BI) - is asoftware which helps in a process of making a decision trough analysis of data accumulated in IT systems. BI system generates standard reports or calculates index of efficiency of a business activity of a company. IT is a great tool for strategy managers and analysis specialists.
  • MODUS CRM (Customer Relationship Management) - consists of the processes a company uses to track and organize its contacts with its current and prospective customers. Information about customers and customer interactions can be entered, stored and accessed by employees in different company departments. MODUS CRM is a modern marketing strategy.
  • DMS (Document Management System) - is a computer system used to track and store electronic documents and/or images of paper documents. Enables to search for data accumulated in different formats with the aid of Internet search engine.
  • EDI (Electronic Data Interchange) - supports electronic exchange of data. Transfers business information among different computers. The main goal of the software is to eliminate multiple introductions of data and also accelerate and boost the accuracy of information flow.
  • EIS (Executive Informations System) - system is assigned for a high level management. The main goal of this software is to facilitate and support collected data helpful in a process of making decisions. System renders accessible information from external and internal sources which is important for the purposes and expectations of organization.
  • ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning) - is a computer software system used to manage and coordinate all the resources, information, and functions of a business from shared data stores. ERP delivers a single database that contains all data for the software modules, which would include: manufacturing, supply chain management, finances, project management, human resources, data warehouses, etc. The ERP system integrates each area of company business activity, improves information flow, and reacts to changes of demand. Integrated ERP system enables estimation of business activity based on a simulation and analysis.
  • SCM (Supply Chain Management) - is the management of a network of interconnected businesses involved in the ultimate provision of product and service packages required by end customers (Harland, 1996). Supply Chain Management spans all movement and storage of raw materials, work-in-process inventory, and finished goods from point-of-origin to point-of-consumption. First of all, they are taken advantage during project design, choice of source supply, look-aheads of demand and steering distribution. The purpose of supply chain management is to improve trust and collaboration among supply chain partners, thus improving inventory visibility and improving inventory velocity.
  • SFA (Sales Force Automation) - information system is used in marketing and management that help automate some sales and sales force management functions. SFA system, typically a part of a company's customer relationship management system, is a system that automatically records all the stages in a sales process. SFA consists of a contact management system which tracks every contact that has been made with a given customer and also the purpose of the contact, and any follow up that might be required. This ensures that sales efforts are not duplicated and reduces the risk of irritated customers.
  • Rulexus - On one hand, your company seeks growth. On the other, the demand to reduce costs never goes away. Source offers you Rulexus - family of advanced systems, that monitor and control place where the costs arise. Rulexus will help you to locate your problem, and then reduce your company's costs.