Our Differentiators

  • On-going close partnership with Aforza, a Consumer Goods industry specific application and mobile app

  • A team of technical and functional specialists supported by our wider Consumer Goods & Retail industry and consulting expertise 

  • Wide experience delivering digital transformation for Consumer Packaged Goods clients

  • Our innovation, assets and thought leadership for the Consumer Goods & Retail sector

 Key Themes for Salesforce in Consumer Goods & Retail

With the Consumer Goods & Retail market currently undergoing a significant transformation, BearingPoint is best placed to advise our clients how to leverage leading-edge Salesforce and Industry Cloud technologies to address new business demands.




Our Salesforce Services for Consumer Goods & Retail Clients

 BearingPoint provides a suite of Salesforce consulting and implementation services, specifically developed and aimed for the UK Consumer Goods & Retail sector:

  • Implementing Consumer Goods Industry specific solutions (Consumer Goods Cloud, Manufacturing Cloud, Aforza)
    • Consumer Goods Cloud is a Salesforce industry solution designed for consumer goods companies to optimise their retail execution and sales operations
    • Manufacturing Cloud is a Salesforce industry solution that enables manufacturing companies to streamline their sales and operations planning, and improve visibility and collaboration across their supply chain
    • Aforza is a Salesforce-native, mobile-first platform and connects trade planning, supplier management & field sales teams in real-time
  • Advanced Sales & Distribution Management, and customer journey orchestration, leveraging Salesforce capabilities of Sales Cloud, Service Cloud, Experience Cloud, Marketing Cloud & Engage etc.
  • Salesforce enterprise architecture services including integrating legacy and new systems using middleware’s like MuleSoft
  • Application Management Services for ongoing support, maintenance and enhancements of the enterprise application
  • Salesforce transformation strategy (roadmap & ways of working), programme management and “Centre of Excellence” platform governance strategy
  • CX journey design and Salesforce “Art of the possible” for Consumer Goods & Retail
  • Business analysis and process discovery for Consumer Goods & Retail
  • Salesforce license advisory


Client Story

BearingPoint has worked closely with one of the UK’s leading soft drink manufacturers and distributors to deliver a large digital transformation program including the implementation of a Consumer Goods industry specific platform, Aforza, that is built on core Salesforce capability. This included the delivery of the following capabilities: 

  • Complex, Omni-channel Order Management Solution
  • Tailored Delivery Planning and Logistics Solution for order delivery tracking
  • Visit Planning and Order Delivery Planning Solution
  • Mobile App setup for Field Sales and Drivers
  • Product, Pricing and Promotion Management
  • Product Trend Analysis Solution
  • Sales Call Base Planner 
  • Integration of 3rd Party Payment channels

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