Let's talk about the cash flow solutions that work best for your business.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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During this presentation, Gene covered the latest trends, techniques and tactics used by smart business owners and managers to maximize their cash flow, including:
Stay on top of the latest manufacturing news with Business Insights for Manufacturers and Wholesalers. 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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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.
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.
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.
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.
We know that business leaders can become mired in operational details, daily issues, and fire drills, leaving no time to pursue bold visions.
Author of Run Improve Grow, Ray Attiyah, has helped hundreds of clients transition from firefighting to bold business growth. PNC has collaborated with Ray and his team to produce a video and white paper designed to help you create a culture of consistent innovation.
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