Services for Business to Consumer (B2C) Retail Companies

Schneider Downs can provide many services to your business to consumer (B2C) company, incuding but not limited to:

  • Audit and Assurance Services
    • Financial statement audits, reviews, compilations and other attest services
    • Common Area Maintenance (CAM) Audits
    • Store profitability analyses
    • Freight surcharge and pricing analysis
    • Commission plans
    • Profitability studies
    • Budgeting
    • Benchmarking
    • Consumer behavior analysis surveys
  • Tax Services
    • Tax compliance and planning, particularly for franchisors and franchisees
    • State and local nexus issues, for organizations with multiple locations
    • Cost segregation studies
    • Sales and use tax reviews and refunds
    • Federal and state audit defense
  • Business Advisory Services
    • Due diligence assistance
    • Cash flow modeling
    • Incentive programs
    • Assisting stores with tracking and reporting key financial information to management
    • Business valuations
    • Staffing solutions (permanent and temporary)
  • Technology Advisory Services
    • Inventory systems controls
    • Software recommendations
  • Schneider Downs Corporate Finance, LP
    • Business analysis
    • Procuring financing
    • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Schneider Downs Wealth Management Advisors
    • General business consulting and best practices, including family business and succession issues

case studies

Ransomware attack halted a global manufacturer's operations.
big problem:
Ransomware attack halted a global manufacturer's operations.
big thinking:
Recover and secure the system – fast – save $1 million in ransom.
High tax burden for family-owned franchisor.
big problem:
High tax burden for family-owned franchisor.
big thinking:
Comprehensive planning for a 15% tax reduction.

our thoughts on

Fraud in the Retail Industry Due to COVID-19
The Unexpected Inconvenience of Food Delivery Services
Retail BY Michael Maloney
Top 10 Revenue Recognition Considerations for Retailers
Have Supply Chain Questions? Big Data Has Your Answers
Better Understanding PCI Penetration Testing Requirements

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Map of Pittsburgh Office

One PPG Place, Suite 1700
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
p:412.261.3644     f:412.261.4876

Map of Columbus Office

65 East State Street, Suite 2000
Columbus, OH 43215
p:614.621.4060     f:614.621.4062

Map of Washington Office
Washington, D.C.

1660 International Drive, Suite 600
McLean, VA 22102