Worldwide Buying Group just completed their 2014 Spring Show in Reno, NV with 585 owners/buyers in attendance including twenty new prospective retailers and record number of booths at 720.
Awards were given out for standout members, vendors and sales representatives for 2013. These awards were nominated and voted upon by the Worldwide staff and recognized those who went beyond normal expectations and performance to help insure the success and prosperity of the buying group and its member stores. They exhibited exemplary support, service and sales to the membership during the year 2013.
Outstanding Member of the Year:
Hardlines: Sprague’s Sports Yuma, Arizona
Softlines: Vanderbilt’s Wamego, KS
Outstanding Vendor of the Year:
Hardlines: Jarden Home Brands
Softlines: HH Brown Company
Outstanding Customer Service Award:
Hardlines: Kent Milliecam, Vice President, Camp Chef
Softlines: Mark Moehring, Vice President, Washington Shoe Company
Worldwide Buying Group will hold their Fall Show in Reno, NV on Sept. 8-11, 2014.