Manufacturing

MANUFACTURING EXPERTISE

 

Manufacturers face stiff competition and cost pressures in an uncertain economic and global environment. Compliance requirements, capital strategy, globalization, industry consolidation, and technology investments are only a few of the critical elements to consider. In an industry as complex as manufacturing, you need an experienced accounting firm and business advisor to help navigate the hurdles and achieve your goals.

Helping Manufacturers Achieve Business Objectives

Understanding the complex dynamics of manufacturers is one of our firm's core competencies. We help you reach your objectives by delivering proactive, innovative, and comprehensive audit, tax, technology, and business consulting solutions for all areas of operations.

With approximately 200 current manufacturing client groups, we have deep experience with virtually all industry subsectors. In particular, we focus on the following types of manufacturers:
Biotechnology and Life Sciences
With more than 40 bioscience, medical device, pharmaceutical, and life sciences clients, we serve businesses and organizations that range in size and structure from pre-revenue start-ups to public companies. More »
Craft Brewing and Distilling
Our clients include large and well-established breweries and distilleries and many new start-ups just entering the industry. In fact, our brewery clients produce a combined 1,000,000+ barrels of beer per year. More »
Food and Beverage
EKS&H offers our food and beverage clients the industry-specific expertise of a national firm and the accessible and personalized service of a local advisor. We care as much about your business as you do about the products consumers purchase. More »
Industrial
We stay up to date on the disruptive dynamics industrial manufacturers face through involvement in local and national industry organizations. Our clients include aerospace and defense, automation and robotics, heavy equipment, technology, and scientific measurement companies. More »
Outdoor and Sporting Goods
Our outdoor and sporting goods clients produce athletic goods, active apparel, and sports and fitness equipment. These clients represent industry-leading brands and as well as early stage, rapidly growing businesses. More »

Our Reputation and Qualifications

To stay up to date on important industry trends, we are active members of several leading organizations, including the Colorado Association of Commerce and Industry (CACI), the Colorado Advanced Manufacturing Alliance (CAMA), and the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM). With this level of knowledge and expertise, you can be confident that every strategy has you and your company’s vital interests in mind. The audit, tax, and consulting services we provide will be focused on helping you succeed in this uncertain environment.

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2017 Manufacturing Outlook and Insights National Survey Report

Kreg Brown

With more than 250 participants, this survey report contains the expectations and opinions of manufacturing executives in more than 20 states across the county producing a wide variety of products, including industrial/machining, transportation/automotive, construction, food and beverage, and others. Read more »

Temporary IRS Regulations May Permanently Impact Manufacturers

Mike Fitzgerald

Companies that outsource part or all of their manufacturing will want to pay particular attention to several proposed and temporary regulations.  Read more »

Revenue from Contracts with Customers: Significant New Changes for Manufacturers

Ben Milius and Kreg Brown

The effective dates for the updates to ASU No. 2014-09 are quickly approaching and complying with the new standard will likely require significant changes to a manufacturing company’s internal controls over financial reporting, financial statements and disclosures, sales processes and procedures, sales contract provisions, and business practices. Companies should begin preparing for implementation now.  Read more »

TAKING THE BULL BY THE HORNS: SOFTWARE ADVISORY FOR A FOOD AND BEVERAGE MANUFACTURER

For a food and beverage manufacturer and distributor, EKS&H offered ideas to improve manufacturing and distribution processes to ensure less loss and higher profitability. Read more »

WHY NOW SHOULD BE THE TIME TO ACT: EMPLOYEE COMPENSATION AND BENEFITS FOR MANUFACTURING COMPANIES

Edward Kim

Continued growth in the manufacturing sector is prompting companies to consider the right compensation and benefits policies to attract and retain valuable employees. Read more »