The high cost of legacy ERP systems
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Revenue recognition roadmap
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Revenue recognition: What manufacturers need to knowJoin Plante Moran's revenue recognition experts as we highlight the most significant transition challenges for manufacturers with long-term supply arrangements.
Mitigating risk and identifying potential: A case study for operational and commercial due diligence successJoin ACG and Plante Moran for a complimentary webinar with insights into a recent client engagement and an informative discussion on the top three objectives organizations should consider to realize the deal's value and enhance operational benefits.
Women in Manufacturing SummitPlante Moran is pleased to once again sponsor the Women in Manufacturing Summit, which is geared toward women who have chosen careers in manufacturing and want to share perspectives and network with others in the industry.
Discover global markets: Europe and beyondPlante Moran's Daron Gifford will present "Automotive: Automotive Snapshot: European Market Trends & Supplier Opportunities" at the Discover Global Markets: Europe and Beyond conference, September 18 - 20, 2017, in Cleveland, OH.
Improving operating margins: Four principles you need to know
The easiest way to make a business more lucrative is to understand the drivers of top-line revenue and analyze margins on a customer, product, and market basis. Use these proven principles as you strengthen your organization.
Foreign tax credits: Planning for maximizationForeign tax credits help business owners minimize the tax burden of operating as a multinational organization.
Reaching a plateau in your business? Reignite growth.All companies hit bumps along the road to growth. We can help.
Six key tax strategies that manufacturers often missFalling into a "tax rut" can cost your business. Manufacturers often overlook valuable tax-saving opportunities in these six areas.
Why auto suppliers need war game thinking on NAFTAAuto suppliers are wondering what to do amid the possibility of a renegotiation of NAFTA. While a reboot of the agreement could take months or years, Daron Gifford urges auto executives to analyze business scenarios today.
What’s your IQ? 11 questions to gauge your international savvinessAs your company expands its global footprint, are you wondering if you need to learn more about doing business internationally? This quick test will show you where you rank and if you could benefit from some extra help.
Effective tax planning for intellectual property
Wondering if your intellectual property strategy is beneficial for your company? Join our webinar to ensure you’re maximizing potential value.
Process and technology: Like diet and exerciseA healthy combination of technology and process supports the scalable and sustained growth of your business in four important ways. Conducting a process and technology "check-up" can optimize them.
ERP dirty dozen: 12 signs your business needs to replace its ERP systemYour ERP system needs to evolve in response to market pressures and business changes. System limitations can affect ROI, efficiency, performance, and your overall business strategy. These 12 signs suggest it's time to assess the situation.
How your business can benefit from the research tax credit: Overview and technical updateAre you up to date on the new criteria for the research tax credit? Our webinar will help outline the recent changes so you won’t miss out on this tax incentive.
Globalization. Cost control. Market expansion. These are just some of the mounting pressures our manufacturing clients face. Do you feel confident in your company’s ability to anticipate your greatest concerns and proactively respond?
Our manufacturing practice is among the nation’s largest, serving over 2,500 clients with operations spanning 46 states and more than 70 countries. These clients are owner-managed businesses, international market leaders, and private equity firms. Like you, they have complex needs and require a partner they can trust. Let our experienced audit, tax, and consulting professionals help you navigate new challenges, reduce tax burdens, improve operations, and avoid costly missteps.
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We are a team of manufacturing specialists who can help you limit risk and seize new opportunities. We offer a global perspective, decades of experience, and specialized insights to help you manage effectively during times of economic growth or contraction.
Our team of over 450 manufacturing professionals serve clients spanning nearly every sector of the manufacturing industry, including automotive, distribution, medical, metals, rubber and plastics, industrial, food and beverage, and commercial machinery. We’re seasoned audit and tax leaders, as well as certified consultants and project management professionals capable of providing strategy and implementation assistance in key areas such as international expansion, ERP systems, costing and estimating, and due diligence.