Who is F4SS?
F4SS is a non-profit organization with a primary goal to establish a forum whereby CPG marketers, external manufacturers, and secondary packagers can share the best practices towards the creation of Industry Standards aimed at improving efficiency and reducing supply chain costs. F4SS has nearly 60 members, which translates into approximately 1,110,000 employees and over $522,866,100 in annual sales.
Today, CPG supply chain executives find themselves caught in increasingly complex tradeoffs involving cost, service, and organizational capability development. Customers are more demanding, the environment is fiercely competitive, and there is building pressure to reduce costs while continuing to focus on profitability and growth.
Immediate Benefits of F4SS Membership:
REDUCED COSTS - Reduced supply chain costs through collaboration and implementation of standard processes.
BENCHMARKING - Compare your organization to others in the industry.
NETWORKING - Access to key industry leaders. F4SS has the highest concentration of executive participation and event attendance within the industry.
ACCESS TO BEST PRACTICES - Exclusive access to proprietary tools and processes via the member area of our website.
BROADENING OPPORTUNITY - Exposure to functional experts among leading CPG customers and suppliers via initiative team participation.
KNOWLEDGE - Learn from thought leaders in the industry.
RELEVANCE - Initiatives and conferences focus on critical industry issues.
INNOVATION - Gain new product and process ideas via organization interaction that can result in faster speed to market and increased productivity.
LEADERSHIP - Help to establish industry standard business processes.
F4SS EVENTS - F4SS hosts two major industry-specific events each year. As a member, you are eligible for the discounted F4SS Member rate (50%).
- Smarter Suppliers
- Higher Standards
- More Choices
- Simpler is Better - Adopting Standard Best Practices