The PNC Advantage for Manufacturers

Your cash flow cycle can be inconsistent and unpredictable as manufacturers. We realize the importance of cash availability to your business, and want to position you for success.


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Manufacturers Solution Sheet

Manufacturers Have Multi-Faceted Banking Needs

PNC realizes there are a number of factors impacting your company's cash flow such as inventory, equipment purchases and collection of payment from your customers. A custom banking approach is necessary to keep your cash flow consistent and predictable through market peaks and troughs - the type of specialized approach you receive with the PNC Advantage for Manufacturers. Whether you're a start-up or a thriving small business, PNC has the products, services and expertise to help you achieve your goals.

Work with Bankers that Understand Manufacturing

As an industry leader with extensive experience in the manufacturing industry, we understand the challenges you face, and the market trends that impact your business. Our business bankers are well informed of the issues critical to your operation's success. In fact, we work with many state-based associations to learn about the issues affecting manufacturers.

Improve and Regulate Your Cash Flow

Your cash flow cycle can be inconsistent and unpredictable as manufacturers. We realize the importance of cash availability to your business, and want to position you for success. Whether you plan to expand your business through acquisitions and mergers, or simply grow your bottom line, we provide an array of cash flow solutions for Manufacturers. PNC's Cash Flow Optimized can help you accelerate the collection of receivables, invest your excess cash effectively, and improve the ways you make payments. We also offer online reporting and tools for easy, day or night account analysis.

Start with the Right Business Checking Account

We know that key factors, like inventory, equipment purchasing and asset management impact your cash flow. That's why PNC offers business checking accounts for manufacturers with features to meet your cash flow demands.

Talk to us about your manufacturing operation, where you want it to go, and how we can help you get it there. Your PNC Business Banker will identify key components of your business' operating cycle, and help you select the options best suited for your needs. 

Contact Information

Call Us 1-877-535-8314

We're available to discuss opportunities and answer your questions:
Monday through Friday
7:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. ET
Saturday and Sunday
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. ET
Tools and Resources

Featured Webinars

2016 National Economic Outlook for Manufacturers and Wholesalers

Presented by Stuart Hoffman, PNC senior vice president and chief economist

October 6, 2015

Listen as PNC’s Chief Economist Stuart Hoffman provides an economic update for U.S. manufacturers and wholesalers. The outlook commentary is comprehensive in nature, but also describes regional trends.

Topics discussed during the webinar included:  Global economic conditions, Pace of recovery, Jobs/unemployment, Housing markets, Interest rates, Inflation, Economic risk factors

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Business Insights eNews for Manufacturers

Stay on top of the latest manufacturing news with Business Insights for Manufacturers and Wholsalers. This educational publication covers industry hot topics such as cost reduction and lean manufacturing, and provides suggestions for improved business management. Read new issues here, or subscribe to automatically receive email notification when new issues are posted.

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August/September 2016 issue

Six Tips for First-Time Managers

When Is a Third-Party Logistics Provider the Right Choice?

Continuous Lean Improvement Across Manufacturing

by Peter Okun, NJMEP

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June/July 2016 issue

Worst-Case-Scenario Planning

How to Improve Your Communication Skills

Progressive Business Decisions Expand Continuous Improvement

by Phil Mintz, NCMEP

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Articles from Manufacturing Extension Partnership (MEP) Center Executives

The MEP executives who have contributed articles to this special edition of Smart Business want to help position you for success, too. They’ve shared insights on attracting and retaining a talented workforce, as well as ideas for innovation and growth. Read their commentary for a variety of ideas you can apply to your own operation.

Then, schedule a conversation with a PNC banker by calling 1-877-535-6314. He or she would be delighted to help you optimize your cash flow and lead your operation into the future.


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When is a Third-Party Logistics Provider the Right Choice?

Duration: 0:5:13
The rise of third-party logistics companies, known as 3PLs, provides new options to reduce costs in supply chain operations. They can help you handle the physical and IT aspects of logistics and save you time and money. This podcast explores specific ways they can achieve these goals and gives insights about how to find and partner with quality 3PLs.


Improve Communication Skills

Duration: 0:4:01
Four manufacturing experts share their experiences developing good communications skills over a lifetime. From listening intentionally to working hard to establish face-to-face meetings, ideas for honing communication skills can lead to greater success.


How 3-D Printing Is Disrupting Supply Chains

Duration: 0:4:40
As 3-D printing has matured into a more versatile and capable technology since its beginnings in the 1980s, it is transforming relationships between customers and suppliers. To keep up with such dramatic changes, suppliers need to use 3-D printing to their own advantage.


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Associated Products & Services

PNC Business Checking

Your business checking account should provide the features and benefits you need for efficiently moving cash in and out of your business everyday. That's why we offer choices.

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Cash Flow Insight℠

Efficiently manage your business's cash flow all in one place. Easy-to-use online financial management experience that reduces paper by automating your invoicing and bill payments online and saves time by syncing your receivables and payables data with your accounting software.

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PNC points® Visa® Business Credit Card

Get an introductory 0% APR for the first 9 billing cycles following account opening on purchases and balance transfers, when the balance is transferred within the first 90 days following account opening.

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