How SKU'd up is your bar and chocolate production process?

INDUSTRY REPORT WITH DATA COLLECTED FOR LARGE MULTINATIONALS AND CO-MANUFACTURERS

Across the Consumer Packaged Goods (CPG) sector, including chocolate and bar manufacturing, businesses are adding to their inventory and product range in order to meet an increased and diversified demand. This has a significant impact on how you plan and operate your production process

This SKU Proliferation report looks at:

  • The growth in SKUs for Consumer Packaged Goods (CPGs)
  • SKU proliferation trends in the chocolate and bar industry
  • Insights from our chocolate and bar manufacturing customers
  • Manufacturing innovation to help meet the challenges of SKU proliferation
How SKU'd up is your bar and chocolate production process?

BREAKING IT DOWN: SKU PROLIFERATION IN THE BAR & CHOCOLATE SECTOR

  • Three of the main challenges of SKU proliferation
    We look at trapped capital, increased costs and the need to innovate
  • Popular trends on the rise
    Better-for-you bars, a reduction in sugar and ingredient innovation
  • Keeping up with customer demands
    SKU proliferation means shorter runs and reduced product lifecycles, as customer demands continually evolve
  • A focus on constant innovation
    Manufacturers need to have systems in place that can manage a complex SKU landscape
  • Use these evidence-based insights to improve your planning and overcome the challenges of SKU proliferation
How SKU'd up is your bar and chocolate production process?