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What does Generation Z want?

We explore Gen Z characteristics that consumer products companies should know, as well as how to attract this new and powerful customer.













In-Person Event

Consumer products summer social

We are excited to invite you to our upcoming RSM consumer products industry event at our location in Times Square.




In-Person Event

Key issues for breweries

Join RSM and Strickler Insurance on May 15 to discuss key issues for breweries. This event will be held at La Cabra Brewing.






Altex-Electonics

RSM connected Altex with NetSuite e-commerce, ERP and POS solutions to unite key business processes, and increase efficiency.



In-Person Event

Meet RSM at Profood Tech 2019

Join RSM at North America’s most comprehensive food and beverage processing event, ProFood Tech 2019, booth #1346.













Video

Real concerns around tariffs and trade

RSM’s Joe Brusuelas discusses 7 considerations middle market companies should address to avoid negative impacts from recent tariff disputes.













Audiocast

A textbook case of industry innovation

Listen as the CEO of Cengage discusses how the education and technology leader transformed its business model to better serve learners.















Insight Article

E flight risk?

Will the Wayfair decision trigger the flight of U.S. E businesses, particularly those on the cutting edge and with high growth potential?

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Recorded Webcast

Microsoft Dynamics 365 for Retail

Join RSM to learn how Microsoft Dynamics 365 for Retail can enhance the shopping experience during our Dec. 15 webcast.

  • Profitt, Rachel
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Video

A tale of two labor markets

Labor challenges are in play for both U.S. businesses and policymakers. Listen and learn about workforce dynamics for the future economy.
























































Insight Article

Connecticut use tax penalties

Connecticut classifies use tax noncompliance as a felony, creating potential for serious repercussions for taxpayers and tax preparers alike.

  • Kirkell, Brian
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Insight Article

Supply best-in-class produce

Learn how a robust inventory management system can streamline supply chain and deliver products faster and fresher.

  • Drohan, Gray
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Insight Article

There has been a recall

Address your food product recall worries with a comprehensive action plan and a robust traceability solution.

  • Hutter, Christian
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Insight Article

Visibility, flexibility and mobility

View your traceability solution strategically, not just as something to meet necessary food safety compliance demands.

  • Jones, Chris
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CLEARthru™

CLEARthru is the first ERP-based blockchain traceability solution that brings supply chain integrity, safety and tracking info to consumers.













Insight Article

Quarterly Industry Spotlights

Learn more about economic perspectives and deal flow trends for four industries important to the M&A and private equity markets.





Video

Big Data

Retailers, get key technology insights related to the importance of strategic big data analysis in this brief video.

  • Tickner, Ben
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Video

Retail Technology Video Series

RSM’s retail technology video series provides retailers with strategies to help them navigate the trends and opportunities in technology.


Video

Cloud

Learn about the importance of optimizing your retailing cloud capabilities to add further business value in this brief video.

  • Tickner, Ben
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Video

Credit Cards

For retailers, there are varying degrees of credit card technology strategies to consider. Learn more in this brief video.

  • Tickner, Ben
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Video

Customer Satisfaction

How can retailers measure customer satisfaction using technology strategies? Our industry insiders share their insights in a brief video.

  • Tickner, Ben
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Video

Leveraging Technology

In this brief video, learn about key technologies in retail to optimize customer engagement and overall business growth.

  • Tickner, Ben
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Video

Loyalty

Retailers are looking for ways to engage and delight their customers. Learn about the importance of loyalty programs in this brief video.

  • Tickner, Ben
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Video

Overview

Learn the importance of leveraging technology strategies to reach customers and grow your retail business in this insightful video series.

  • Tickner, Ben
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Video

Security

Smart retailers must be diligent to protect customer and financial data. Get key cybersecurity insights in this brief video.

  • Tickner, Ben
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Video

Unified Commerce

Learn why a unified commerce approach is ideal for retailers and how an omnichannel strategy helps in this effort. Watch the brief video.

  • Tickner, Ben
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Insight Article

RSM Food and Beverage Monitor Survey

The Food and Beverage Monitor survey takes an in-depth look at the growth, technology, profitability and risk issues affecting the industry.


Article

Growth

The Food and Beverage Monitor survey takes an in-depth look at the growth, technology, profitability and risk issues affecting the industry.


Article

Profitability

The Food and Beverage Monitor survey takes an in-depth look at the growth, technology, profitability and risk issues affecting the industry.


Article

Technology

The Food and Beverage Monitor survey takes an in-depth look at the growth, technology, profitability and risk issues affecting the industry.


Article

Risk

The Food and Beverage Monitor survey takes an in-depth look at the growth, technology, profitability and risk issues affecting the industry.


Resource Center

2019 retail holiday season

RSM's industry insiders provide insight into the challenges and opportunities ahead for middle market retailers this holiday season.


Resource Center

RSM Omnichannel Survey

The RSM retailer omnichannel survey examines the performance of today's best-in-class retailers in the middle market.


Audiocast

21st-century tea party

Listen as the CEO of Bigelow Tea discusses the significant impact tariffs are having on the beverage industry.








Article

Executive summary

The Food and Beverage Monitor survey takes an in-depth look at the growth, technology, profitability and risk issues affecting the industry.







Case Study

Case study: True Value

Learn how transparent communication, responsiveness and industry experience made the difference in helping this retail client.









Video

Food: Constantly disrupted by innovation

In the third installment, the panel discusses how innovation frequently spells new investment opportunities in the food and beverage industry.

  • Singer, Cristin
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Testimonial

Gay Lea Foods

With RSM, Gay Lea Foods found an advisor that understood its culture and leveraged industry knowledge to enhance production.


Testimonial

BLD Brands, LLC

The key to success for this fast-growing entrepreneur is building a trusted relationship.


Testimonial

Cactus Holdings - Western Beef Inc.

Having an advisor who understands the supermarket industry is critical to the success of this wholesale food and distribution business.



Event

Consumer Products Events

Learn about upcoming events and watch recordings focused on the latest developments in the consumer products industry.


Case Study

Consumer Products Case Studies

For decades, RSM's assurance, tax and consulting professionals have been helping consumer-focused companies improve their performance.


Changing consumer preferences

Changes in consumer preferences are driving change in the consumer products industry. Learn how companies are responding.




E-commerce Portfolio

RSM works with all retailers to create a fully responsive e-commerce experience within the NetSuite SuiteCommerce Advanced platform.


Nearly Natural | RSM

NetSuite SuiteCommerce Advanced helped Nearly Natural with a custom solution. Contact RSM today to learn how NetSuite can help your business