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6 Best Practices of Demand Planning for Small Businesses

While large foodservice suppliers are maximizing revenue by accurately forecasting demand and supply needs, small businesses are still anxious about making a move. Many manufacturers, suppliers, and local restaurants are worried about the cost or difficulty of introducing demand planning into their business. Unfortunately, this means they are being left behind as large corporations use …

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Small Businesses Turn to Demand Planning to Thrive

Demand Planning is the critical driver of food supply chain operations from farmer to consumer. Complications from COVID-19 have amplified the need to forecast demand, and the accuracy of those forecasts has a direct impact on revenue and profits. And let’s not forget the effects of food waste on our environment and our communities in …

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Empower Your Sales Team with Cheetah’s Food Distributor Tech

When food distributors think about transitioning to e-commerce they usually imagine some state-of-the-art robot coming in to replace their experienced and reliable sales team. In reality, having robots completely replace people is not actually possible. At least, it’s not advisable! Some things will always require a human touch and one of these things is a …

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Going e-Commerce with Cheetah: An All in One Solution for Food Distributors

First things first: Request a demo for your distribution business! E-Commerce emerged almost as soon as the internet went mainstream. But food distributors only entered the game in the last few years. Even before the pandemic sent levels of online shopping skyrocketing, it was clear that companies have to go online in order to survive. …

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It’s Time Food Distributors Make the Leap to E-Commerce

Some foodservice distributors, like food operators are afraid to make big leaps into the digital world of e-commerce. The rationale is that they have all been doing business in a certain way for years, sometimes decades; so why change a winning horse. But one thing Covid-19 has made abundantly clear is that shopping online can …