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In Distribution, Better Segments Lead to Higher Margins

In Distribution, Better Segments Lead to Higher Margins Optimized pricing is one of the best—and often untapped—sources of profit optimization for a distributor. And few strategies can improve pricing in the distribution industry as well as precise, effective application of segmentation principles. In fact, many distributors are adding two to four points of gross margin…

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The Secret to Continuous Gross Profit Optimization

The Secret to Continuous Gross Profit Optimization epaCUBE allows you to take action to continuously improve your gross profit. Your analysis isn’t a one-time event but a process that keeps your margins moving in the right direction. Your pricing manager may want to remove some segments out of the analysis by tagging them and then…

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Dealing with High and Low Gross Profit Outliers

Dealing with High and Low Gross Profit Outliers The most obvious and easiest place for your team to start is to address the lowest gross profit outliers that are below the statistical floor. Your pricing managers can then tag these exceptions for management action or new sales negotiations. You also need to identify the outliers…

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Floors and Ceilings, Targets and Ranges

Floors and Ceilings, Targets and Ranges At the most fundamental level, the approach epaCUBE takes to distributor pricing is to analyze your sales history and then apply statistical formulae to create a minimum and maximum range, a statistical floor and ceiling, a target price and then evaluate acceptable ranges in that statistical distribution. At the…

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Pricing Optimization Myths Busted!

ADD 2% to 4% to Your Gross Profit by Building an Optimized Pricing Matrix!

Time: Fri, Jun 29, 2012 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM EDT

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Building an optimized pricing matrix for a gross profit maximization strategy requires the balance of both art and science. epaCUBE’s Distributor Pricing Science software suite thinks like a distributor.  We understand the reasons products are grouped together when establishing prices and how consistency helps in developing relationships with customers.

Here are just a few of the topics we will be covering in this webinar:

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epaCUBE Product Webinar

Come join us for an epaCUBE Webinar “Optimizing Pricing & Gross Margin over Continuously Cleansed Product Data.” Learn how other innovative companies are using epaCUBE to out negotiate, cut excess costs, improve customer service levels, recapture lost margins and optimize pricing & gross profit. Title: Optimizing Pricing & Gross Margin over Continuously Cleansed Product Data Date: Thursday,…

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Myths, Truths & Practical Advice for Your “Pricing & Gross Profit Optimization Game Plan”

Join us for a Webinar on September 27 Reserve your Webinar seat now at: https://www1.gotomeeting.com/register/622849953 Attend a free webinar to learn how to develop a pricing and gross profit margin optimization game plan for your wholesale distribution business. epaCUBE will outline “specific plays” you can run to improve gross margin and build your bottom line…

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epaCUBE presenting at Infor Canadian Roadshow

epaCUBE will be presenting at the Infor Canadian Roadshow. Infor and Channel Partner, Laurier Group are bringing together Infor Distribution solution users from across Canada for a series of free 1 day sessions that will help take your business to the next level. These informative and educational sessions will include a brief demo as well…

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Eclipse Users Group / UFO approves epaCUBE as a Vendor Partner

Dallas, TX Feb 10, 2011– epaCUBE, an innovative provider of pricing & gross optimization and product data quality solutions announced that the Eclipse Users Group has selected them as an approved Vendor Partner to the UFO. EpaCUBE has been providing power distributors such as North Coast Electric and Van Meter Industrial with coaching, set-up, training,…

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Wausau Supply Company selects epaCUBE for Operational and Pricing Improvement Initiatives

DALLAS, Texas, Feb 1, 2010 – epaCUBE, an innovative provider of pricing, margin optimization and product data management solutions announced that Wausau Supply Company has licensed their full suite of Product Data Management and Gross Margin Optimization tools. “The entire epaCUBE team welcomes Wausau Supply to our family of clients.” stated Randy Hughes, VP of…

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