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Building an Innovation Function for a Leading FMCG Company

Building an Innovation Function for a Leading FMCG Company

The Strategists were approached by a leading FMCG company to build an innovation function for the organisation.

Our team co-crafted a bespoke innovation journey that created a culture and context where innovation became an everyday function in the organisation. We assisted the organisation with a full suit of initiatives to achieve this, namely:

  • An innovation strategy and roadmap;
  • Innovation policy and governance ;
    Design and implementation of the CEO Innovation challenge to the entire organisation;
  • On-boarding of an innovation management tool;
  • Innovation hackathons;
  • Innovation awards;
  • Design of the Innovation Lab;
  • Innovation project implementation support;
  • Innovation masterclasses; and
  • Innovation advisory and skills transfer.

Feedback from our client’s CEO: I cannot thank you enough for the last 18 months. You came in, when innovation was a word, and you left with innovation as a culture and part of our DNA. You have re-energised the organisation. We have already implemented projects from the first CE challenge, with fantastic ROI.

Keep up the incredible work and the passion for innovation as the oxygen to strategy

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