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Maine Pointe In The News

Maine Pointe Publishes in CPGmatters: Winning the Consumer War: Who Owns the Shelf Space?

Board directors are asking CEOs detailed questions on what they are doing to support recovery, identify opportunities, and mitigate the risk associated with their supply chains.

View the article published in CPGmatters here.

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Maine Pointe adds Burton White as EVP for CPG and Retail

Originally published in Consulting US

Global supply chain and operations consultancy Maine Pointe has welcomed Burton White as executive vice president for consumer packaged goods (CPG) and retail.

Topics: Supply Chain Optimization Maine Pointe CPG/F&B cpg manufacturers cpg firms cpg executives supply chain management

Maine Pointe Published In CPGMatters: How to Leverage Technology and Collaboration to Drive Value

Originally published in Nov. issue of CPGMatters

According to Rex Clothier, Maine Pointe VP CPG, the closing of non-profitable distribution centers is a real risk for CPG companies to consider. Anyone facing these challenges can take steps to mitigate this growing risk. Read his article here.


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Maine Pointe Examines Seven Supply Chain Challenges Facing CPG Firms

Originally published in

Digitization and Industry 4.0 hold great promise, while also offering challenges in implementation. According to Maine Pointe, effective Industry 4.0 strategies can help CPG firms achieve growth through faster and more accurate order fulfillment. Data and analytics can also help optimize customer engagement and better influence customer purchasing.

“CPG companies will need to gain a deeper understanding of the consumer (their customers' customers) and leverage data analytics to get a handle on the rapidly changing demands of those consumers,” Rex Clothier, vice president and industry partner of CPG at Maine Pointe, said.

Topics: Total Value Optimization Maine Pointe Industry 4.0 CPG Rex Clothier Consumer Packaged Goods CPG Industry digitization cpg firms cpg executives