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Straight-Forward Consulting, LLC...

is a full-service management consulting firm established to help small- and mid-size companies compete and win in today’s ever-competitive global marketplace.  Specializing in lean manufacturing, process management, and all aspects of the supply chain, we are ready to help you solve your toughest problems!

With proven success in the US, Canada, Mexico, and the United Kingdom, we are adaptable to your unique needs. We realize, especially for small- and mid-sized businesses, that “one size fits all” is not an option.  Sometimes you need a wrench, sometimes you need a hammer. Every situation is different, so every solution needs to be different.  Unique…to your needs. That’s Straight-Forward!

Understand the problem…Fix the problem. ..Sustain the solution.

So, while we have many tools, our methods are Straight-Forward, our style is Straight-Forward, and our results are Straight-Forward.  Real. Reliable. Results.

What's New

John Hogg from Straight-Forward Consulting is participating in the Small Business Catalyst Webinar series the week of April 24. The webinar is free, and there are 15 unique webinars geared to small businesses. John's session, entitled "Why Would You Do Business With Your Company" challenges people to look differently at how your company's processes are designed and executed. This session runs 4.27 at 9 am. Visit for more details and to register.

John Hogg is providing a "State of Logistics" recap during the "Ask the Experts Day" sponsored by the University of Buffalo Center for Entrepreneurial Leadership (UB CEL) on May 12. The presentation will highlight key trends to watch for in warehousing, transportation, and inventory, and what companies can do to address these issues.