Manufacturing and Distribution

In manufacturing, you want to maximize value while managing expenses from inventory to export. Elliott Davis Decosimo’s Manufacturing & Distribution Practice understands all facets of the industry from benchmarking and cost controls to capital expenditures and international interests.

Manufacturing and Distribution Solutions

 Accounting Solutions

  • Internal control studies
  • Activity-based costing
  • Financial reporting and control system design
  • Implementation of new accounting standards
  • Payroll reporting


  • Tax planning and preparation for manufacturing companies
  • Economic incentives, including manufacturing tax credits
  • Research and development tax credit utilization
  • International tax compliance and consulting
  • State and local tax compliance and consulting


  • Annual reporting requirements
  • Audit, review and compilation services
  • Regulatory and contractual requirement issues
  • Sarbanes-Oxley compliance and consulting


  • Benchmarking, forecasts and trend analysis
  • Break-even analysis
  • Business valuations
  • Buy/Lease analysis
  • Compensation and incentive planning
  • Cost segregation studies
  • Financing plans and presentations to lenders
  • Forecasts and projections
  • Inventory costing studies
  • Inventory control improvements
  • IT system assessment, design and implementation
  • Loan proposal reviews
  • Management succession planning
  • Mergers and acquisitions (including due diligence)
  • Outsourced CFO/controller services
  • Product profitability analysis

Read more about our Manufacturing and Distribution Practice.