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Randa’s MCG Acquires Merchandise Management Co.

2019-03-19T14:52:46+00:00

From WWD: The purchase creates a company with more than 4,000 employees providing in-store services. By Jean E. Palmieri on March 4, 2019 Market Connect Group, America’s largest provider of in-store services for general merchandise retailers, has acquired Merchandise Management Co. Terms were not disclosed. MCG is an affiliate of Randa, MCG provides retailers and brands with a comprehensive range of services including product merchandising, visual display, on-site demonstrations, dedicated brand ambassadors and market intelligence. Merchandise Management Co. has more than 40 years of experience in the visual merchandising field and employees around 1,000 people in the U.S. “With this [...]

Randa’s MCG Acquires Merchandise Management Co.2019-03-19T14:52:46+00:00

Randa’s In-Store Service Company MCG Is Getting Bigger

2019-03-18T16:34:33+00:00

From MR Magazine: BY STEPHEN GARNER MAR 01, 2019 Market Connect Group (MCG), a Randa-owned company that provides in-store services for general merchandise retailers, has acquired Merchandise Management Company (MMC). MMC has over 40 years of experience in the visual merchandising arena and nearly 1,000 employees spanning the 48 continental United States. This highly specialized team will complement MCG to create an unparalleled in-store experience. The acquisition of MMC by MCG will result in a larger network of hands-on talent with more service tools. These retail experts live and work within 10 miles of every major American shopping center. With more hands [...]

Randa’s In-Store Service Company MCG Is Getting Bigger2019-03-18T16:34:33+00:00

Taking on the Tough Task of Making Store Floors Look Good

2019-03-18T16:21:37+00:00

From HFN: March 12, 2019, Allison Zisko Market Connect Group, which offers in-store services to retailers, has bulked up its employee roster through the acquisition of Merchandise Management Company. BLOOMFIELD, N.J.—Market Connect Group, a company that provides in-store services such as visual merchandising for retailers and often on behalf of brands, has acquired Merchandise Management Company, a player in the same field. MCG sends teams of regional employees to stores to replenish items at point of sale, maintain visual displays, perform on-site product demonstrations, represent brands on the selling floor and provide market intelligence and consumer feedback to retailers. It works with [...]

Taking on the Tough Task of Making Store Floors Look Good2019-03-18T16:21:37+00:00