3 Ways Cosmetic Manufacturers Can Drive Portfolio Expansion in 2019

Posted by Selerant on Mar 20, 2019

For cosmetic manufacturers, creating competitive, modern product portfolios depends on how rapidly internal departments can capture and capitalize on shifting consumer trends in real time.

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Topics: Product Portfolio Management, Product Formulation & Recipe Management, Cosmetics & Personal Care

3 Ways to Overhaul Your Innovation Approach to Get Contemporary Products to Market Faster

Posted by Selerant on Feb 26, 2019

In 2019, consumer demand is leading manufacturers to bring not just new products to the shelves, but a crop of entirely new eating occasions: From healthy pre-packaged or frozen meal alternatives to complete meal replacement like protein powder and shakes, consumer preferences are driving manufacturers to create a larger variety of contemporary products.

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Topics: PLM, Product Portfolio Management, Supplier Relationship Management, Product Formulation & Recipe Management, Cosmetics & Personal Care, Blog

[INFOGRAPHIC] 9 Things to Know About Formula-Based PLM

Posted by Selerant on Nov 13, 2018

This content originally appeared in our User Conference Day 1 and User Conference Day 2 blog posts. 

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Topics: Food & Beverage, Product Portfolio Management, Specification Management, regulatory compliance, Product Formulation & Recipe Management, Cosmetics & Personal Care, Product Data Management, Specialty Chemicals

[Infographic] Do you have what it takes to be a successful innovator?

Posted by Hollie Farrahi on Jul 21, 2016

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Topics: PLM, Innovation Process Management, Product Portfolio Management

How to innovate like a pro

Posted by Hollie Farrahi on Jul 6, 2016

Harness a growth-mindset and practice design thinking

The overall success of a company depends heavily on its ability to release new products that meet the specific and expressed needs of its customers.

The success of new product development and introduction (NPDI) ties directly to the initial innovation processes that begin a product's life cycle.

The Batten Institute’s report, “Innovation and growth: understanding the power of design thinking,” breaks down key psychological and market research that identify some of the most effective innovation mindsets and methodologies. Maintaining a growth-driven mindset and following best practices for design thinking while listening carefully to the needs of its customers positions a business for maximum success.

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Topics: Product Lifecycle Management, Innovation Process Management, Product Portfolio Management