ENHANCED MERCHANDISING SERVICES
Expanding Your Distribution Reach
Reaching your customer base and capturing new consumers has never been more important. As manufacturers and retailers, your business relies on third-party distribution and merchandising partners to maintain the customers you have worked so hard to attract. Global Distribution Services integrates your company’s objectives into customized merchandising programs that attract consumers and motivates them to buy your products.
As the leading distributor of pet information products to established retailers such as PETsMART, PETCO, Pet Supermarket, Petland, Pet Supplies Plus and Petcetera, Global Distribution Services offers enhanced in-store services to expand your distribution reach. We are proud to provide pet product manufacturers and retailers enhanced distribution and merchandising services beyond magazine and book management.
By offering category management, complete merchandising and marketing assistance, GDS facilitates increased profits and peace of mind as your single-source merchandising partner. Expanding our exposure in the pet retail environment, we can outfit an entire store, create customized merchandising programs for individual manufacturers that fit the retail formats we already service.
Global Distribution Services offers a full range of merchandising services to fit your business needs.
- Quality Assurance
- Identify high and low sell-through products
- Review and recommend product mixes and cross merchandising
- Handle stock reorders and returns; no out-of-stock/over-stock conditions
- In-depth surveys
- Onsite support
- Maintaining consistency in display area
- Store resets
- Satellite racking
- Marketing plan development and Promotion development and implementation
- Branding materials and Register displays
- Signage – customized logos and Shelf-talkers
- Badges and Coupons
Global Distribution Services Field Force
With specialized merchandising expertise in the pet industry, our field force ensures your product categories are geared to complement a specific retail format. Our service representatives visit more than 3,500 retail accounts monthly to personally handle and stock displays.
GDS service representatives do more than just rotate product and take inventory. They develop solid relationships with store personnel and management, learn the culture and environment of each store, and tailor merchandising programs to motivate customers to purchase inventory
For more information on BowTie, Inc. products,
please contact your Global Distribution representative today!
For sales information, please call (888) 999-4437 (4GDS)
Glenn Grooms - ext. 3329
Lisa Kraus - ext. 3680
Marie Thomsen - ext. 3171