Business and marketing case studies are interesting to read and since it’s a real world proven solution, that makes it even more compelling.

This is a case study about Gillette company and a brilliant salesmen King C. Gillette.

In Late 1800s clean shaving was trending.

Peaky blinders shaving style
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In the 1800s, there were only two options to shave. Use a straight razor or safety razor.

Generating PDFs in Salesforce with charts, images and textual content is one of the hardest tasks to achieve. I am sure you searched a lot for native solution but at this point we don’t have any native solution.


We had a requirement to generate PDF with charts, images, grid and textual content.

Data source for the charts and grids are from external API and PDF page size may vary from 25 to 50 pages.

Considering the requirement to generate PDF with a large number of pages, we initially searched for a server side apex solution, but it was clear to…

Viswanathan Chandrababu

Full Stack Developer, Writer. Interested in Tech, Economics and Psychology

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