Manufacturing & Distribution

Traditional and Non-Traditional Services for Manufacturers & Distributors

Have you noticed how the windows of opportunity are closing with increasing speed in today's manufacturing and distribution industries? That's why you need business advisors who seize these opportunities, and work creatively to maximize every possible benefit.

As a member of several industry groups and associations, Whittlesey & Hadley's Manufacturing & Distribution Team constantly monitors new developments in the world of manufacturing. Then our staff of advisors uses this information to help you, our client, develop and implement the best strategy for achieving your business goals.

The Manufacturing & Distribution Group at Whittlesey & Hadley can put this powerful knowledge to work for you with:


  • Operational Reviews including a comprehensive survey from order entry, to floor procedures and customer service.
  • Inventory control and costing for maximum customer service, product control and costing strategies.
  • Financial assistance with banks, insurance lenders, brokers and other financial institutions.
  • Human Resources Assistance for effective staffing and full compliance with government regulations.
  • Development of acquisition strategies and buy-sell agreements for business or product lines.
  • Financial, succession, and estate planning for the business owner and key employees.
  • Company transition plans such as restructuring, new product lines, and changing sales strategies.
  • Trend updates for your industry and their relevant effect on your business.

Contact the Whittlesey & Hadley Manufacturing & Distribution Group to boost your manufacturing and distribution success with proactive, results oriented advisory, accounting, and tax services.