Manufacturing & Distribution


Manufacturers and distributors face unique challenges both domestically and internationally, including increasing labor costs, growing international competition, regulatory compliance, increasing healthcare costs, a decreasing labor market, and even the ability to accurately measure their product costs.

PBO Advisory Group helps you find solutions to tackle these challenges. Our group of senior level professionals provide you with the information you need to make better, more informed business decisions.  Let our talented employees assist you in the following areas:

  • Inventory management and control
  • Determining new product manufacturing costs and expected gross margins prior to product launch
  • Testing and maintaining products costs including standard, actual, weighted average and other costing methods
  • Factory and labor utilization and capacities for those that manufacture their products at their own facilities.
  • Job costing for construction and other projects
  • Operations consulting
  • Augment internal controls
  • Fraud forensics


Scott Palka, CPA, MBA, CFA

Consulting CFO / Member