Who We Are
We're here to help you avoid trade traps. How do we do it?
With a pretty sizable helping of industry knowledge and maybe a few superpowers.
About Blacksmith Applications
Premier CPG companies choose Blacksmith Applications, which has been around since 2000. The company was founded by Paul Wietecha, who left a career at Kraft Foods to develop a comprehensive, modern trade management solution. Now we’re the industry’s leading TPM, processing more than $10 billion in trade promotions each year. We specialize in technology for businesses of all sizes, creating innovative products that deliver trade transparency for CP and foodservice organizations.
Blacksmith Applications has acquired T-Pro Solutions, a provider of best-in-class trade promotion optimization solutions. T-Pro’s AI software applications allow CPG manufacturers in retail markets to more efficiently analyze and manage trade promotion investments.
T-Pro is the trusted partner of customers like Kellogg’s, working to revolutionize marketing investments by delivering transformational insights. Read more about the future of Blacksmith Applications, with T-Pro Solutions, in our press release.
We treat customers like family and encourage our team members and application users to dream about what’s next. Join us at one of our Smoke Jumpers trade conferences to network with industry peers, get educated on industry best-practices and continuously influence what the market’s best TPM solution looks like. We know that our work will never be done. We evolve with your needs.
Our mission is to deliver trade spend transparency and enable our customers to make profitable decisions
Don’t surrender to trade management challenges just yet.
Victory (and visibility) can be yours.
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One Union Street
Lawrence, MA 01840
1000 Cliff Mine Rd Suite 430
Coraopolis, PA 15275
300 S Wacker Drive, Suite 820
Chicago, IL 60606-6680