Working In The Consumer Goods Industry

By Louise Adams

The FMCG industry covers lots of different products, some food related others not. Typically FMCG are bought as a result of advertising and promoting by the manufacturer. Goods like this are often bought with little or no real thought from the consumer. The goods are usually sold in supermarkets, convenience stores and other shops. Manufacturers often spend time exploring new ways in which to sell their goods and products. On a daily basis FMCG's are used by everybody in the Western world.

FMCG businesses are built on their brand names being recognized and sold in as many places as possible. The supply chain of consumer goods includes suppliers, manufacturers, logistical companies, warehouses, distributers, wholesales and many more. Careful marketing including advertising, promotional offers, free trials and television and internet marketing campaigns are required in order to run a successful consumer goods business.

In the fast moving consumer goods industry marketing is everything. Whether you have previous marketing experience within the industry or are moving into the industry for the first time there will be an area which is bound to interest you.

Whatever the situation, you may want to register with an FMCG recruitment agency. Registering with a recruiter is a good idea for lots of reasons including the following:- recruiters get given jobs that aren't available to the public, recruiters can push your CV to the top of the pile, recruiters can also help tailor your CV and increase your chances of being successful.

Axis Search is an FMCG specific recruitment agency that can help you with your job search today. Whether you are a recent graduate or have lots of industry experience Axis will be able to assist you in your search. Contact Axis today to begin the next step of your career.