We develop high-level management strategies for long-term success, pair professionals with the right company, and facilitate mergers and acquisitions that maximize results for all parties.
From business planning to workflow and marketing to asset management, we can help to improve your business no matter your goals.
Whether a total business or sales plan, we analyze all aspects of your business, presenting a plan for implementation to take your company to the next level.
We perform an analysis over the total operation to improve efficiency, reduce waste, press downtime, and costs of sale. Following our analysis, we’ll provide recommendations for improvement and change management services.
Looking to increase savings and efficiency? Our unique approach to workflow analysis will assess your current business processes and provide tailored recommendations to improve business performance, increase team engagement, and find hidden savings.
Marketing for Sales Growth
Looking to attract new customers? We help printers communicate their unique selling proposition, demonstrate the value of their services, and engage their target audience to generate the right leads.
Supply Chain Management
Seeking new insights into your supply and distribution channels? CFR’s consultants can provide a full assessment and recommended strategy to increase efficiency, optimize selection, and reduce costs.
Print Procurement Automation
For print buyers, we review operations and processes to understand current state, identify efficiency, and quantify cost reduction opportunities through automation.
Recruiting / People Development
Whether it’s technical, shop, office, sales, or executive resources you’re seeking, our industry veteran Heather Black can help you find the people you need to grow your business.
Fractional Management Staffing
Some organizations do not need to hire full-time leaders to achieve results. CFR can arrange for an experienced expert in marketing, sales, or management to be available on a contractual arrangement.
New Manager Assimilation
The first six months in a leadership role are critical for teamwork to evolve. Our tools are proven to accelerate cohesion, team spirit, and performance. Your leaders and their teams will thank you.
Did you know that two out of three promoted leaders fail in their new assignment – through no fault of their own. That’s how much environmental forces influence performance.
Mergers & Acquisitions
Facilitate Purchase or Sale of Business
CFR will lead and conduct the activity to help decision makers achieve their M+A goals.
Seller Preparation and Support
We will assist you in preparing your business for sale and lead and/or support you through the process.
Opportunity Analysis / Valuation
We will help to identify hidden value in your business, create strategies to maximize your valuation, and develop an objective valuation of your company.
Buyer - Post Sale Success
Acquiring a business is only the first step. We are here to help ensure the ongoing success of the transaction and to realize projected synergies. We can assist in integrating the acquired assets, personnel / culture, and processes into your organization while minimizing disruptions to the business.
With our help, this folding carton company achieved a high ROI by implementing a waste reduction plan.
This commercial printer client completed a successful acquisition with our support.
This project resulted in a long list of qualified prospects for a software developer client.
Our direct mail client expanded sales 8 times in 3 years with our plan.