Check out this week's Supplier Program and Marketing Announcements!
ACCO is excited to announce their new “Enhanced Delivery Program”. This new program highlights ACCO’s commitment and support of the independent dealer channel. The new Enhanced Delivery Program is effective 6/1/18 through 12/31/2018. For further details contact your ACCO representative or click here.
3M is announcing a new global Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) system starting in August 2018. The launch will start with ordering and transactional activities and end with their manufacturing plants. There will be changes to order and shipping documents and there will be a short blackout period when order processing is on hold during the transition. For more information regarding the new ERP system, please either visit the 3M ERP information site by clicking here or see the 3M supplier page.
MMF has launched a new product line for lockable medication cases and bags called Med-Master. Med-Master was created to help prevent the misuse of prescription opioid medications. According to MMF, 75% of opioid misuse starts with people using medication that is not prescribed for them. A new commercial will be airing starting Monday, June 11th and will run through July 8th 2018. You can view the commercial now by clicking here. For further details and pricing on the Med-Master line please visit the MMF supplier page.
As of July 2018 Global Furniture Group will be deleting a few of their product lines. For the full listing of deletions please click here.
June is National Safety month! Please visit Acme's supplier page on how to sell First Aid Only supplies during this "safe" month! Please also check out their 2018 promotional calendar for other selling ideas and tips for First Aid products.
Rubbermaid Commercial Products is offering promo pricing on office wastebaskets for the months of June and July 2018. For the full listing of items and more details, please click here.
Don't forget these other great promotions!
Avery is launching a new promotion starting in Q3. When you purchase $75 of select Avery products you will receive a free $25 Macy's gift card. For more details, please visit the Avery supplier page.
3M has several promotions going on right now that run through 6/30/18. Promotions range from free gifts cards to free Post-It dispensers and Scotch Pro Thermal Laminators. For details regarding all of these promotions please visit the 3M supplier page.
Don’t miss out on Fellowes’ 2018 Rewards program! For every qualifying product you sell you’ll earn a cash reward! Orders must be placed between now and December 31st, 2018. For more details, please visit the Fellowes supplier page by clicking here.
Starting in Q3 2018, Zebra is offering a buy $45, get $15 on their PM 701 stainless stell permanent marker. To see details, please visit the Zebra supplier page.
Newell Brands is offering 5% or 10% off customer pricing on select Sanford skus from May 1st through June 30th. Orders must be received by customer service by 6/30/18 for shipment by 6/30/18. For more details on this promotion along with the list of promotional skus, please visit the Sandford supplier page.
HSM is offering an instant savings on 8 shredders! Shredders include Securio, Pure and Shredstar shredders. The promotion is effective 4/1/18 – 6/30/18. Please visit the HSM supplier page for the listing of shredders by clicking here.
Fire King is designing products and promotions around “Protecting What’s Important” for your customer. When you buy any deposit safe, you will receive a trim safe for free! Offer is valid between 4/1/18 – 6/30/18. Please visit the Fire King supplier page for more details by clicking here.
Supplier Pricing News
The Q3 Direct Cost file is now ready! Please visit the TriMega Quarterly Direct Files page to download the Q3 file. For a quick summary of all of the changes, please click here. This report was created to give you a visual look of the pricing changes by supplier.
PM Company Iconex has announced a late Q3 price increase on all orders effective July 2nd, 2018. Additional changes to raw material costs, transportation costs, labor costs and inflation have lead to the increase. The average increase is 3%. For more information on the price increase please visit the PM Company supplier page.
Millennium Mats is having a Q3 price increase effective July 1st, 2018. This communication was missed in the Special Edition Q3 2018 Price Change Chronicle email that went out last Friday, June 1st. The average price increase is 3.5% and there are also price decreases that average 5.5%. Please see the Millennium Mats supplier page for more details.