ERA is a cost reduction consultancy that excels at finding savings in non-core, overhead cost categories. With specialists in more than 40 supplier industries, ERA connects your organization to expertise and resources beyond what is practical for most organizations to possess internally. This, combined with their proprietary suite of sophisticated analytical tools and benchmark pricing data, enables them to identify savings that most organizations are unable to achieve on their own.
ERA finds average savings of 10-30 percent. Their consultants continue to work with clients to ensure that new services are implemented and savings projections are achieved. David Thorpe is ERA’s Senior Principal Consultant and can be contacted via email.
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