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Manufacturing, Distribution & Logistics

Withum not only has technical expertise—they have also directed us in an accurate, productive and constructive manner.
— Paul R. Gaines, Ph.D., CEO & Sr. Technical Advisor, IV Labs, Inc.
My shareholder’s greatest strength is that he thinks big picture. He has technical expertise and can translate the relevant facts into a conversation, allowing me to make a more informed decision. With his clarification, I can move ahead with confidence.
— Robert Gallo, President, Shred-It
You’re the experts. You have demonstrated a thorough knowledge and command of the issues surrounding our company.
— Tony Davidow, President, Toncee Inc.
I‘ve been in business for 30 years and have used three other accounting firms before Withum. I have finally found an accounting firm that meets all of my needs and is the best as far as I am concerned.
— President, Well and water treatment specialists

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America invented mass production, championed R&D, and perfected distribution channels. Today, our manufacturing, wholesale distribution and transportation clients are re-tooling to face challenges such as globalization, strategic alliances, regulatory issues, capital needs and the vertical marketplace. With the continuously, changing market, it is important to find a partner who understands your business and can provide quality, specialized service tailored to your needs.

The Right Partner In Challenging Times

At WithumSmith+Brown (Withum), our Manufacturing, Distribution & Logistics Group (MD&L) is committed to providing reliable, smart solutions for our clients. Composed of dedicated, experienced professionals, they have assisted hundreds of manufacturing, distribution and transportation clients with annual revenues ranging from under one million dollars to more than one billion dollars. With their continued commitment to industry-specific knowledge and quality service, it has become one of the Firm’s largest growing specialization areas. With approximately 700 employees, we have the extensive resource to serve you better and help meet your business goals. We are ready to partner with you and bring a wide range of services to your company that will put you in a position of strength.

Specialized Service and Smart Solutions

Whether your business is an entrepreneurial start up or an established branded company, Withum can help navigate the business issues unique to your industry. Our MD&L group can help your business operate more efficiently and cost-effectively, so that you can deliver and compete in the global market, whether you are a domestic or multi-national manufacturer, a large wholesale distribution house, or a ground transportation company. In addition to our core array of accounting, auditing and tax services, Withum fulfills a full-range of industry-specific business advisory roles, designed to increase your profitability, improve your competitive position, compete in new markets and reduce the cost of your operations:

  • Cost-based accounting
  • Inventory flow assumption analysis
  • Cycle counting implementation
  • Assessment and selection of inventory valuation methods
  • Benchmarking studies and best practices
  • Employee benefits and compensation consulting
  • Strategic business planning
  • Cross-border transactions and transfer pricing studies
  • Business valuations
  • Mergers & acquisitions and due diligence projects
  • Business succession planning
  • Supplier audits (most favored nations’ pricing)
  • Agency compliance, royalty and marketing audits

Withum can offer a wealth of resources designed to ensure your business have the skilled assistance necessary to meet your challenges head on. We strive to provide you with the most personalized and knowledgeable support, necessary to keep you ahead of the curve. If there are questions or concerns you may have, our professionals are always available to offer the one-on-one support you need to stay competitive and grow your business, domestically or internationally. With our membership in HLB International, the world-wide network of independent professional accounting firms and business advisors, our clients have access to the finest professional services around the globe. Whatever your goals, our MD&L group can help strengthen your position in the industry.

Our Team

James J. Hannan
James J. Hannan
The information contained herein is not necessarily all inclusive, does not constitute legal or any other advice, and should not be relied upon without first consulting with appropriate qualified professionals.