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Challenges faced by the Building Materials Industry

The building materials industry is extremely diverse and is composed of a wide variety of companies that produce a vast array of products used in both residential and nonresidential construction. It includes a highly diverse range of suppliers comprising cement manufacturers and household manufacturers of windows and tiles etc. while at the same time supplying a large market of white goods manufacturers and a number of other related industries. Thus, it becomes evident that this industry constitutes a sizable chunk of the industrial base of developed countries.

In today’s global economy, building material companies are facing a number of growing challenges such as exacting specifications, customer demands for faster and flexible response times, operation maintenance and cost planning. In addition to regulatory constraints like building codes and standards they are exposed to shifts in demand for their products due to constantly evolving building technologies and practices. Another challenge which keeps this industry under tremendous pressure is the growing trend to replace traditional materials with eco-friendly recyclable ones.

CONTENTSERV solutions benefit the building materials industry by responding to globalization, developing clear growth strategies, and finding ways to overcome the above challenges.

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Contentserv Solutions for the Building Materials Industry

Supplier Onboarding

  • Easy to configure Supplier Portal for suppliers to onboard their data.
  • Collecting and onboarding data from different suppliers or data pools in a variety of qualities and formats.
  • Consolidating and standardizing data from different suppliers into one single data pool.
  • Cross-functional workflows and match & merge functionality to automatically approve and improve data from suppliers to meet your data quality standard.

Data Maintenance

  • Single, centralized, web-based repository for product information across all systems, channels and languages.
  • Harmonize product information by retrieving and consolidating product information from different sources like ERP, CRM etc.
  • Configurable Dashboard to give an overview at first glance.
  • Advanced search, mass updates, task workflows, configurable dashboard, integrated Asset Management for documents, videos, etc.

Data Quality & Compliance

  • Validating data attributes and data quality rules to ensure compliance with quality standard ISO 9001.
  • Automated workflows to enforce compliance with emerging regulations for controlled development processes.
  • History and Version Management, audit trail for change tracking.

Omnichannel Marketing

  • Create relevant and contextual promotions to emotionally connect with the audience.
  • Satisfy industry regulations and brand standards through an established review process to ensure consistent, high quality at all times.
  • Send personalized and relevant Emails based on specific attributes and behaviors.
  • Increase Brand Awareness and deliver targeted campaigns to boost sales.

Contentserv’s Software Solution gives you a competitive edge!

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Building Materials – Some of our Customers

By implementing Contentserv, companies in the Building Materials sector can optimize their supplier onboarding and data maintenance.

Belimo Logo
Belimo Logo

Belimo is a listed clean technology company with a staff of more than 1,400 employees worldwide. Belimo is a global market leader in the development, production and marketing of actuator solutions for controlling heating, ventilation and air conditioning systems.

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Eurobaustoff Logo

With 42,000 Employees at 1,430 locations and a sales area of over 223 million m², Eurobaustoff Handelsgesellschaft mbH & Co. KG is Europe’s largest cooperation of mid-sized specialty dealers. 507 shareholders generate sales of over 13 billion € and have an assortment of over 1.2 million articles.

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Habisreutinger Logo
Meisterwerke Logo
Meisterwerke Logo

The MeisterWerke Schulte GmbH is known for quality, innovation and sophisticated design with its retail brands MEISTER and Schulte. The MEISTER brand world is tailored to the requirements of the wood and building material trade. More than 600 employees are contributing to the manufacture of the premium "Made in Germany" products. Around 40 percent of production is exported worldwide.

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Steinbach Logo

Steinbach, based in Schwertberg near Linz in Austria, has been a leading production and wholesale company in Austria for more than 80 years. The company has dedicated itself to the outdoor living area and attaches the greatest importance to continuity, reliability and service. Thanks to constant monitoring of international market developments and product innovations, Steinbach can always offer the latest, on-trend products to their customers. Suppliers and customers have appreciated the company’s reliability and durability for many decades.

Villeroy & Boch Logo
Villeroy & Boch Logo

Villeroy & Boch is one of the world's leading premium brands for ceramic products. The family business, which was founded in 1748 and is headquartered in Mettlach/Germany, stands for innovation, tradition and exceptional style. As a renowned lifestyle brand, Villeroy & Boch offers products from the sectors Bathroom and Wellness and Tableware, and is active in 125 countries.

4. EN Industry Building Materials – ReferencesSandra Skultety19. August 2016 March 14th, 2018