For most companies, complexity or SKU reduction initiatives still start and stop with transactional data, focusing on turnover, profit, and volume by customer and channel. Here's how to create a holistic view of complexity reduction that includes brand demand view and complexity rating.
Leading organizations drive complexity reduction to create room for strategic growth — literally and figuratively. Successful CFOs and leaders position complexity reduction initiatives as opportunities to fuel growth rather than just cut costs. Here's how.
Some of the smartest CEOs realize that to grow their company they must periodically prune their product portfolio.
Data governance is an important practice in CPG, but it is often not considered a strategic priority. Here are five leading practices, along with a maturity model for companies that want to move from tactical to strategic data governance.
Data governance helps protect a company’s most important assets: knowledge and data. This in turn has an impact on decision-making, risk mitigation, and brand identity. Here are some of the key costs and benefits of data governance.
Can innovation be "managed" without jeopardizing creativity? This white paper covers some of the most common innovation challenges, their impact on the business, and pragmatic approaches to implementing innovation management processes and tools.